Sunday, 31 August 2008

CFP: ISKO UK Conference 2009

Call for papers is now opened for the

London, 22-23 June 2009
Biennial Conference of the British Chapter of the International Society for Knowledge Organization - ISKO UK

ISKO UK 2009 conference "Content Architecture: Exploiting and Managing Diverse Resources" will provide a rare opportunity for researchers, practitioners and innovators from all sectors to share ideas on the opportunities and challenges implicit in the digitization and networking of diverse information resources. The Conference will address issues in the organization and integration of text, images, data and voice - multimedia and multilingual.

Over the past year ISKO UK has attracted large and lively audiences of content and information architects, website developers, knowledge engineers, information managers and many others to its afternoon meeting series . The conference aims to extend this wide audience to ensure that all aspects of knowledge organization are represented.

THEMES of the 2009 Conference include:

  • semantic interoperability across networked resources

  • metadata models and architecture

  • retrieval of still and/or moving images

  • audio retrieval

  • user enhancement (via tagging, feedback, etc.) of content

  • multilingual access to mixed resources

  • integrated combinations of media and/or content types
Papers on the conference themes are invited from the academic and practitioner communities and may present research, case studies or even success stories!

To read more about the conference and to submit your abstract, go to the conference website.