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Summit bulletin
26 Feb 2004, Thursday Summit Bulletin
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Keynote Address
Keynote Speaker: Prof. Ching-Chi Chen, Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Simmons College, USA 
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Sessions 5
Country Initiatives
Content Management & Knowledge Management –I
Semantics, Thesauri and Ontologies
Dr S M Dhawan
NPL, India

Invited talks
Xu Yinchi / Mao Jun "CSDL:Building an Integrated Science Digital Library at Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)"
[View presentation] 874KB

S Majumdar
“Govt. Digital Libraries in India”
[View presentation] 183KB

Contributed papers

Jeff Barry
Digitizing Cuba: bringing the cultural heritage of an island nation online

Mohammad Reza-Ghane
“RLST’s digital library program”

Mohan Raj Pradhan
Digital Library Initiatives in Nepal

I N Goudar
Digital Library Developments in India
Dr R K Verma, CDAC, Noida

Invited talks
G G Chowdhury
"Content organization and knowledge management"
[View presentation] 498KB

Contributed papers
M. Natarajan
“Knowledge Organisation and Access Management for E- Journals”

Ramdasi Nagnath Ramchandra, K Suresh Patil
“Nature of Complexities in a Document: Content Digitization Aspects with Special Reference to Indian Heritage Knowledge Domain”

R Baskaran, Dr A Kannan
“Visual Content Based Image Categorization (VCBIC) in semantic and content descriptors”

Rajiv Phougat
“A Structured Approach for Knowledge Management for Indian Patent Office”

S. Vaithiyanathan
“Digital Library (DL), E-Information Services (IS) & Knowledge Management (KM) initiatives for Core Competency Enhancement in L&T, ECC Division”
Leddy Nevile
Adj. Associate Professor, Applied Computing Research Institute, La Trobe University Australia (Invited)

Invited talks
Nicola Guarino
“Ontology-driven information retrieval”
[View presentation] 111KB

Vilas Wuwongse
“A Language for Ontology Engineering: OWL and Rules”
[View presentation] 2.57MB

Amarnath Gupta: “The Role of Semantic Modeling in Digital Libraries”
[View presentation] 5.16MB

Contributed papers
Robert Villa, Ruth Wilson and Fabio Crestani
“Ontology Mapping by Concept Similarity

Shriram R
“Agent Based Ontology Development for an Academic Environment”
11:00 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. Tea (Sponsored by Journals Division, Taylor and Francis Group)
11:20 a.m. - 12:50 p.m. Session - 6
Digital Library policies

Content Management & KM-II
System scalability and interoperability
Dr Shalini Urs
Mysore Univ

Invited talks
Dr Norman Wiseman: “A national strategy on digital libraries”
[View presentation] 260KB

Dr Harsha Parekh
“Digitization in India: Developing and implementing a national policy”
[View presentation] 61KB

Contributed papers
Ahmed Taha
“Digitally Yours’ UAEU Library: A Proposed Strategic Plan to Meet the Challenge of Digital Dilemma- Vision and aspirations”

Robert M Ondari
“Digital Library policy and strategic planning”

S M Dhawan, J L Sardana, and V K J Jeevan
“National planning for a transition to digital library era in India”

Dr (Mrs) S P Singh
“Quality approach to the evaluation of digital libraries”

Dr Stuart Weibel
Executive Director, Dublin Core Metadata Initiative, USA

Invited talks
Prof. Hsinchun Chen
“Transforming Digital Library, Digital Government, and E-Commerce: A Knowledge Management Perspective"
[View presentation] 9.23MB

V N Shukla, Karunesh K Arora , Vijay Gugnani Digital Library
Lanaguge Centred research , test bed and application
[View presentation] 256KB

Contributed papers
Sainul Abideen P, Prof. K. R Srivathsan
Convergence of Digital Libraries with Knowledge Management: IIITM-K Experience

Hafizi Muhammad Ali and Zawiyah mohammad Yusof
“Impacts of Knowledge management practice: Do banks really aware?”

Bambang Setiarso
“Knowledge Management initiative in Indonesia”

Ritu Bhardwaj and TP Shankar
KM (Knowledge management) in a research institute TERI's experience

Dr Om vikas, MICT, GOI

Invited talks
Dr Douglas W. Oard
“System Scalability and interoperability” (Video Conferencing)
[View presentation] 691KB

Prof. Shigeo Sugimoto
“Metadata schemes, models and tools - Metadata-centred projects at Tsukuba and lessons learned for interoperability”

Leonid A Kalinichenko Subject mediation infrastructure and digital libraries

Contributed papers
Ms Martha L Alexander and Dr J N Gautam
“Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH): an application independent interoperability framework”

Claire Tirefort: “Access to Prehistory through a Digital Library” interoperability
12:50 p.m - 1:40 p.m. Lunch (Sponsored by IEEE and GIST)
1:40 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. Product / Poster Presentation - 2

Blackwell Publishing
Nancy Buckley

Informatics India
N V Sathyanarayana, Chairman and Managing Director

Legato Software
Pushpendra Gupta
2:40 p.m. - 4:10 p.m. Session - 7
Archiving and sharing cultural heritage and history globally
e-Learning - I
DL Security
Yan Quan Liu

Invited talks
Jean-Marc Comment
“Archiving cultural heritage and history through digitisation: Case studies from Russia (Komintern Archives) and Albania (National Archives)”
[View presentation] 33.5KB

Contributed papers
Ms Heather Brown
“Preserving Cultural Heritage For Future Generations: A Hybrid Solution”

Dr. Ying Liu
“On Preserving the Memory of Old Beijing Alleys: Navigating the Collection for New Services”
Ashok Nath
“Prevention of Digital destruction – a study report”.
Usha Reddi

Invited talks
V Shankaranarayanan
“E-LEARNING: Tamil Virtual University - A Case Study”
[View presentation] 822KB

Contributed papers
Dr. Uma Kanjilal
“Education and Training for Digital Libraries: Model for Web Enhanced Continuing Education Programme”

Pauline Gimwa
“Using Digital Libraries to Enhance the Quality of Learning in Distance Education: The Experience of the African Virtual University”
Dr N Vijayaditya
DG, NIC, Government of India.

Invited talks
John Paschoud, UK
It’s NOT on the Web!: Why Users in the E-Age Still Need Libraries, and Why Libraries Need Access Management [View presentation] 240KB

Contributed papers
Sangeeta Kaul
“Security and performance for digital library systems: issues and challenges”

Selvakumaran Vadivelmurugan, Venkatraghavan V and Amuthan Arjunan
“Stocastic Gaussian Model For Digital Library Security And Management”

A R Mahajan and Varsha Bajaj: “Protecting copressed digital library contents using digital watermarking with wavelets”
4:10 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tea
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Session - 8
e-Learning - II

Human Machine Interface
Hinshun Chen
Professor, University of Arizona, USA

Invited talks

Prof. Ian Witten
“Digital Library futuristics”

Rajeev Sangal
“Language Technology in the Digital Libraries of the Future”

Om Vikas
Towards universalisation of creativity
[View presentation] 1.65MB
Vilas Wuwongse
Asia Institute of Technology,

Invited talks
Dr Atul Sharda
“Opening the doors to content for all communities”
[View presentation] 1.18MB

Contributed papers
Bruce Royan
Sustaining digital access to heritage and History: the digital library as learning object repository

Ray Lonsdale and Chris Armstrong
National strategies for developing E-book collections in academic libraries in the UK
G G Chowdhury
Senior Lecturer and Course Director, University of Strathclyde, UK.

Invited talks
Fabrizio Sebastiani
“Organising DL by automated text categorization”
[View presentation] 78.5KB

Contributed papers
K Priyantha Hewagamage
and Champa Hewagamage
Virtual Authoring: mechanism for developing a personalized information layer in a multimedia digital library
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Cultural Programme
  Classical Vocal by Pandit Haridutt Sharma

Sugam Sangeet Bhajan/Gazal Songs
by Smt. Deepti Sharma

Kuchipudi Classical Dance by Km. Someeia Sharma