This conference will have a mix of educational events and programmes as enumerated in the succeeding paragraphs spread over a period of three days.


Day 1: 27 November 2013
8.00:9:15 a.m. Tutorials Registration
9.00-9:15 a.m. Inauguration of Exhibition (Charminar)
Tutorials: Session I (09.15-1.00 pm), Session 2 (2:00-3:00 pm )

Tutorial T1

Tutorial T2

Tutorial T3

Tutorial T4

Tutorial T5

Tutorial T6

Introduction to data mining with Weka

Ian H Witten
Professor, University of Waikato New Zealand
Imagine! Information retrieval from the WWW by images

Paul Nieuwenhuysen
Professor, Vrije Universiteit Brussels



Content-based Image Retrieval: Concepts, Challenges, 
and Research Opportunities

Ricardo da Silva Torres
Associate professor,
Institute of Computing
Ontological Engineering

Kavi Mahesh
Principal Consultant, Knowledge Management Group,
Infosys Technologies Ltd, India
Using XML and TEI to produce digital books for digital libraries

Alejandro Bia
CIO, DEMI, Miguel Hernández University, Spain
Open Data Repositories & Linked Data

ARD Prasad
Professor & Head, DRTC, ISI, India
1:00-2:00pm Lunch
2:00-3:30 pm Registration for conference
3.30-5.00 pm
(Stein Auditorium, IHC)
5.00 – 6.00 pm Tea
07:00-9:30 pm Inaugural Reception by IEEE (on invitation only) Venue:Silver Oak Lawn
Day 2: 28 November 2013 (Thursday)
8.00 am  Registration for Conference
9.00–10.00 am
Plenary Session: Dr P Anandan (Keynote Speaker)
Digital Media and Interactivity
(The Stein Auditorium)
10.00 – 11.30 am  Technical Session 1
Session 1A Session 1B Session 1C Session 1D
11.30 am–1.00 pm  Technical Session 2
Session 2A Session 2B Session 2C Session 2D
1.00–2.00 pm Lunch
2.00–3.00 pm  Poster Presentations & Exhibitions
3.00–5.00 pm  Technical Session 3
Session 3A Session 3B Session 3C Session 3D
Day2 Workshop cum Panel Discussions
Workshop 1 Workshop 2 Workshop 3 Workshop 4

Apply Standards and Addressing Interoperability Digital Libraries in a Networked World

Workshop Partner

Timing ( 10:00-12:00 pm)

Venue: Stein Auditorium

National Mission on Libraries Activities

Workshop Partner
Ministry of Culture

Timing (12:15 - 1:15 pm)

Venue: Stein Auditorium


Open Access

Workshop Partner
Nature Publishing Group

Timing (2:00-4:00 pm)

Venue: Stein Auditorium

New Trend in e-Publishing: Unlocking More Value for the Researcher

Workshop Partner

Timing (4:15- 5:30 pm)

Venue: Stein Auditorium
5.30–6.00 pm  Presentation by ACS
6.15–7.30 pm  Cultural Programme
7.00 p.m. Conference Dinner Sponsored by Balani Infotech
Day 3: 29 November 2013 (Friday)
10.00-12.00 pm Technical Session 4
Session 4A Session 4B Session 4C Session 4D
11.30-1.00 pm  Technical Session 5
Session 5A Session 5B Session 5C Session 5D
1.30-2.30 pm     Lunch
2:30-4.00 pm  Poster Presentations & Exhibitions
Day 3 Workshop cum Panel Discussions
Workshop 5 Workshop 6 Workshop 7 Workshop8
Audio-Visual Archives : Focus and Challenges

Workshop Partner
Prasar Bharati

Timing ( 10:30-12:30 pm)

Venue: Stein Auditorium


Revolutionizing the Publishing Model

Workshop Partner

Timing ( 11:30-1:00 pm)

Venue: Gulmohar Hall
National Virtual Library Initiative (NVLI)

Workshop Partner
Ministry of Culture

Timing ( 2:00 - 3:30 pm)

Venue: Stein Auditorium
Digitization and Digital Preservation

Workshop Partner
Contentra Technologies

Timing ( 10:00 - 11:20 pm)

Venue: Gulmohar Hall
Workshop 9      
Technology for Libraries

Workshop Partner
openLx Technology

Timing ( 2:15-4:00 pm)

Venue: Gulmohar Hall


4.00-5.30 pm  Valedictory Session