Dr Daniel Chandran
Faculty of Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney
Strategic Planning using Knowledge Management in the Digital World: Through alignment of Technology to business Process



Prof. Paul Nieuwenhuysen
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Finding scholarly information through internet and the www: overview of evolution

Prof. Dagobert Soergel
College of Information Studies, Univ. of Maryland
-Thesauri and ontologies in digital libraries
Part 1: Structure and use in knowledge-based assistance to users
Part 2: Design, evaluation, and development

Prof. Ian H. Witten
Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, New Zealand
Building Digital Library Collections with Greenstone Practical Digital Library Interoperability Standards (Tentative)

Invited Speakers

Mr Sunil Alag
Director, E-Infrastructure/E-Learning Group
Ministry of Communications & Information Technology , Department of Information Technology, New Delhi




Dr Jagdish Arora
Librarian, IITD and National Coordinator, INDEST Consortium
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi , India
Digital Library Network



Prof. N Balakrishnan
Professor & Associate Director , Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Dr Michele Battisti
ADBS (L’Association des professionals de I’information et de la documentation)
Paris, France
Prof. Alejandro Bia
Department of Statistics, Mathematics and Computer Science Operating Research Center Miguel Hernández University, Elche, ESPAÑA
Topic – DL content production, web engineering and future trends: the Spanish experience.
Dr Harish Chandra
Librarian, Central Library, IIT, Madras
How Best Digital Collections reach to Users Community of Modern Libraries: Opportunity or Threat
Mr Eduard Cohen
Director - International Markets, Elsevier, The Netherlands
Dr Daniel Chandran
Faculty of Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney
Talk: Digital library network and Information Sharing
Dr Gobinda Chowdhury
Senior Lecturer, Department of Computer and Information Sciences University of Strathclyde, UK
Talk: Usability and Evaluation of Digital Libraries
Mr Jean-Marc Comment
Archives fédérales suisses, Switzerland
Long term preservation on digital documents: Strategy and solutions

Mr David Hoole
Head of Brand Marketing and Content Licensing
Nature Publishing Group, London, UK

Extending access to, and the impact of scientific journals in an globalised online world.


Prof. Alan Hopkinson
Head of Library Systems & Learning resources
Middlesex University, London


Dr H K Kaul
Director, DELNET
Developing Library Network , New Delhi
Digital Libraries: Selection of Materials for Scanning


Dr Uma Kanjilal
Profesor and Head of the Department and University Librarian
Dept of Library & Information Science, Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi


Dr Yan Quan Liu
Professor of Information and Library Science, School of Communication Information and Library Science, Southern Connecticut State University, Connecticut
Construction Technologies of Digital Libraries
Dr Krishan Lal
Emeritus Scientists, Formerly Director, National Physical Laboratory,New Delhi
Open archives and Scientific output

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

Dr Hermann Maurer
Dean, Faculty of Computer Science. Chairman and Professor, Institute for Information Systems and Computer Media (IICM),Graz University of Technology, Austria
Digital Libraries must be more than Digital Repositories

Dr Usha Mujoo-Munshi
Chief LibrarianIndian Statistical Institute
E-Publishing and Institutional repository


Prof. Paul Nieuwenhuysen
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Developing Digital Library of open access study materials about information management

Mr John Paschoud
Information Systems Engineer of the Librar, London School of Economics, United Kingdom
Access Management for Global Information
Dr Annelise Mark Pejterse
Riso National Laboratory, Denmark

Dr Edie Rasmussen
Professor and Director
School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada


Frank P. Vrancken Peeters
Managing Director (Academic & Government), Elsevier, The Netherlands
Dr V N Shukla
Director (Application), CDAC, Noida, India
Multilingual information retrieval system and Unicode
Prof. Dagobert Soergel
College of Information Studies, Univ. of Maryland

Dr Tengku Mohd T Sembok
Professor in Computer Science, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
Search Engine: Indexing, Ranking and Knowledge Business

Dr Michael Seadle
Professor, Institut fur Bibliotheks - und Informationswissenschaft at Humbolt Universitat zu Berlin
Copyright and international intellectual property rights issues
Dr Ingeborg Torvik Solvberg
Professor, Department of Computer and Information Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Geo-referenced information
Dr Jens Thorhauge
Director, Danish National Library Authority, Copenhagen, Denmark
Danish Strategy to Develop Digital library Service
Mr R C Tripathi
Digital Copy Right Expert Department of Information Technology, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi
Digital copy right issues
Prof. Shalini R Urs
Executive Director, International School of Information Management
University of Mysore, Mysore
Ontology driven knowledge management systems for digital libraries
Prof. P Tapio Varis
Professor of Vocational Education, University of Tampere, Finland
Prof. Om Vikas, PhD
Director, ABV Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management
Prof. Ian H. Witten
Department of Computer Science, University of Waikato, New Zealand