Day-2: 6 December 2006 (Wednesday)
8.00 a.m. Registration
9.00 – 9.40 a.m.

Keynote Address I
The Stein Auditorium)

Prof Ian H. Witten
Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, New Zealand

Prof. V N Rajasekharan Pillai
Vice Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi

9.45-11.15 a.m Technical Session 1

Session 1A
(The Stein Auditorium)

Session 1B
(Jacaranda, First Floor)
Session 1C

(Silver Oak, Ground Floor)

Information Storage and retrieval for global access

Prof. P B Mangla
Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Lib & Inf. Sc, Delhi University, India

Invited talk:
Tengku Mohd T Sembok (Malaysia)
A Unified Logical Model for Information Retrieval and Question Answering Systems

Contributed Papers:

1. B R Gadagin, Parashuram S. Kattimani, V.T.Kamble (India)
WISE: An Exciting New Development and Collaborative Model for Online Education in LIS Profession

2. K Nirmala Devi, S Venkadesan, Filbert Minj, A N Manimalar (India)
ETD- A Scholarly Open Access Institutional Repository of IISc: A case study

3. Ye Kyaw Thu and Yoshiyori Urano (Japan)
Query Interfaces for Retrieving Myanmar Language Digital Resources

4. Parashuram S Gulbarga Kattimani, Theresa Williams and Laxmibai S. Kattimani (India)
Online Databases versus Web Search Engine: A study

Digital library planning, development, and management

Prof. J L Sardana
Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Lib & Inf. Sc, Delhi University, India

Invited talk:

1. Jakob Heide Petersen and Dr Jens Thorhauge (Denmark)Information Provision to Knowledge Creation: Danish digital libraries strategy

2. K Manoj Kumar (India)
Information Management in Digital Libraries: Role of INFLIBNET/UGC

Contributed Papers:

1. Naicheng Chang (Taipei) and Alan Hopkinson (UK)
Staffing the Digital Library

2. Toral Patel-Weynand, B Carroll and C Cotter (USA)
The National Biological Information Infrastructure: A Distributed Biological Digital Library

Workshop on access management

Prof S B Ghosh
President, Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centres (IASLIC) and Professor, Department of Library & Information Science, IGNOU, India

John Paschoud
Information Systems Engineer of the Library, London School of Economics, UK

11.15 – 11.35 a.m. Tea  

11.35 a.m. – 1.05 p.m. Technical Session 2
Session 2A
(The Stein Auditorium)
Session 2B
(Jacaranda, First Floor)

Workshop (Continued)
(Silver Oak, Ground Floor)

DL Case Studies and services

Prof. Ee-Peng Lim
Associate Professor and Head, Division of Information Systems School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Invited talk:
Sunil Alag and Inder Sain (India)
Digital library initiative in the Department of Information Technology

Contributed Paper:

1. Simon Bains and David Dinham (UK)
Breaking through the walls: building a digital library at the National Library of Scotland

2. Guenther Eichhorn, Alberto Accomazzi, Carolyn S. Grant, Edwin Henneken, Michael J. Kurtz, Donna M. Thompson and Stephen S. Murray (USA)
The Astronomy Digital Library

3. T P Sankar (India)
Electronic resources Management at TERI

4. M Suriya, R Vijay Arumugam, V Ganesh and V Kannan
Building an Ontology-Based Open Access Digital Archives for ICWES Proceedings (1964-2005

Digital library Network and Information Sharing

Prof. Alejandro Bia
Departamento de Estadística, Matemática e Informática, Centro de Investigación Operativa, Universidad Miguel Hernández, Spain

Invited talk:
1. Annelise Mark Pejtersen (Denmark)
A Work-centered Approach to Design and Evaluation of Digital Libraries for Collaborative Information Sharing

2. Daniel Chandran (Australia)
Extra Territorial Applications of e-literature: A Critical Analysis of Ethical and Social Implications

Contributed Papers:

1. Mary M Somerville and Navjit Brar (USA)
Collaborative Co-Design: The Cal Poly Digital Teaching Library User Centric Approach

2. Manoj Kumar Sinha and Saryugji Sahay (India)
Status of Information Infrastructure and Computerised Library and Information Services of University Libraries in India for Information Sharing and Global Access in Network and Digital Environment

Workshop on access management

John Paschoud (UK)

1.05 – 2.00 p.m. Lunch
(Sponsored by Taylor & Francis Group and Blackwell Publishing)
2.00 – 3.15 p.m. Product Presentation I/Poster session I
2.00 – 2.15 p.m. Elsevier
Mr Perdeep Kumar
2.15 – 2.30 p.m. Oxford University Press
Mr James Mercer, Regional Sales Manager
2.30 – 2.45 p.m. American Society of Civil Engineering
Mr Will Farnam, Marketing Director
2.45 – 3.00 p.m. Taylor & Francis Group
Ms. Ashleigh Bell, Head of Journals Sales
3.00 – 3.15 p.m. BMJ Publishing Group
Mr Nick Turner, Head of Sales
3.15 – 3.40 p.m. Tea
3.40 – 5.30 p.m. Technical Session 3
Session 3A
(The Stein Auditorium)
Session 3B
(Jacaranda, First Floor)
Session 3C
(Silver Oak, Ground Floor)

Digital Library and Copyright issues

Prof S I Ahson
Professor & Head, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India

Invited talk:
Michael Seadle (Germany)
Copyright and Risk: How to Judge What to do

R C Tripathi (India)
Copy right issues

Contributed Papers:

1. Subarna Das and Sibsankar Jan (India)
Information Warfare and Piracy with Special Reference to IPR in the Open Sources of information in the Changing Context of Digital Environment

2. Gurpreet Kaur, Shantanu Ganguly and P K Bhattacharya (India)
Fair Use in Digital Environment

3. Wende Zhang (China)
Digital Library and Intellectual Property Right: Evaluation and Method


Dr Hermann Maurer
Dean, Faculty of Computer Science, Chairman and Professor, Institute for Information Systems and Computer Media, Graz University of Technology, Austria

Invited talk:
Eduard Cohen (The Netherlands)
The importance of scholarly information in the research process

Usha Mujoo Munshi (India)
E-Publishing: A new publishing paradigm for enhanced scholarly communication

Contributed Papers:

1. Nancy Buckley (UK)
Calming Content Confusion: creating standards for the movement of titles between publishers

2. Rajesh Chandrakar (India)
Electronic Publishing Model for Indian Academic Journals

3. A L Murthy (India)

Digital libraries and Process

Dr Shalini R Urs
Executive DirectorInternational School of Information Management, University of Mysore, India

Invited talk:
Alan Hopkinson (UK)
State of the art in RFID Technology

H K Kaul (India)
Digital Libraries: Selection of Materials for Scanning

Edie Rasmussen and Youngok Choi (Canada)
Digital Librarians for Digital Libraries

6.00 – 7.00 p.m. Cultural Programme sponsored by Ministry of Tourism and Culture  
7.00 p.m. Conference Dinner