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The European Student Chapter invites you to a miniBARcamp during the ASIS&T Annual Meeting in Copenhagen.
October 15th, 2016, 5:30-8 pm
The aim is the bring students and senior reseachers together to share research backgrounds/own interests and get in touch with each other. The event aims at fostering and enabling opportunities for future collaboration and enhancing the visibility of ASIS&T in Copenhagen.
Special guest will be Tjaša Jug – she is the winner of the Movie Meets Science Contest 2016 – will present her short video and talk about her experience during the contest.
For further information and registration visit the ESC website.
Dear Chapter members,
there will be a joint meeting of European Chapter and Asian Pacific Chapter of ASIS&T during the LIDA Conference in Zadar: http://ozk.unizd.hr/lida/
- When: Monday, 13 June 2016, 18:30-19:30
- Where: Main Building – Aula Magna
- Who: hosted by Emil Levine
Everybody who is there is welcomed to join the meeting.
Topics to be discussed include:
- volunteers for later elections
- presence and activities at ASIS&T AM in Copenhagen
- general information on chapter activities
Please send any further items you wish Emil to introduce at the meeting via email@example.com.
2016 Annual Meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology
Copenhagen, Denmark | Oct. 14-18, 2016
Creating Knowledge, Enhancing Lives through Information & Technology
Information science and technology shape, and are shaped by, decisions, practices and policies that impact people, groups, organizations, governments and societies throughout the world. The Annual Meeting (AM) of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) is a premier, peer-reviewed international conference that gathers scholars and practitioners from around the globe to share research, innovations, and insights regarding how information and technology mediate the creation and use of knowledge within and across cultures and enhance lives. Paper, poster, panel and workshop submissions that focus on the production, discovery, recording, storage, representation, retrieval, presentation, manipulation, dissemination, use, and evaluation of information and on the tools and techniques associated with these processes are welcome.
The conference embraces plurality in methods and theories, and encompasses research and development from a broad spectrum of domains, as encapsulated in ASIS&T’s many special interest groups (SIGs).
Important Dates: (all deadlines are midnight, Greenwich Mean Time)
Submission of papers due: 17 April 2016
Notification regarding submitted papers: 23 May 2016
Submission of “revise & re-submit” papers due: 3 June 2016
Notification regarding “revise & re-submit” papers: 23 June 2016
Camera-ready accepted papers due: 25 July 2016
Panels and Workshops
Submission of panels and workshop proposals due: 3 May 2016
Notifications regarding submitted panels and workshops: 15 June 2016
Camera-ready accepted panels and workshop descriptions are due: 25 July 2016
Submission of posters due: 24 June 2016
Notifications regarding submitted posters: 30 July 2016
Camera-ready accepted posters are due: 10 August 2016
Submission site: https://www.conftool.pro/asist2016/
Final versions of accepted workshops and tutorials must be formatted according to guidelines provided at: https://www.asist.org/files/meetings/am16/AM16-Template-proceedings.pdf
The European Chapter welcomes Sanjica Faletar Tanackovic from the University in Osijek, Croatia, as new country representative for Croatia.
If you want your country to be represented in the Chapter, please write an e-mail to the chapter chair.
Following the tradition of meeting European colleagues during the AM, our chair Isabella would like to invite you to an informal get-together at the Red Kitchen & Bar (in the conference hotel) on November 8, 2015 at 8:30pm (after the Welcome Reception and the SIGRush).
Topics to discuss:
*activities at AM16 in Copenhagen
*future of chapter workshop
Please let Isabella know what she should add to the agenda.
Thanks to an anonymous donation, seven student membership have been awarded to students nominated by country representatives and officers of the European Chapter. The awards are made based on publications in major information science journals and active participation in Chapter events.
The awardees are:
- Farhan Ahmad MSc., doctoral candidate at Åbo Akademi University, Finland
- Ivana Dejanović, Faculty of Philosophy, Osijek, Croatia
- Maria Henkel, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
- Peter Kraker, Know-Center, Graz, Austria
- Agnes Mainka (PhD Student), Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
- Liliana Melgar, University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain
- Leonidas Papachristopoulos, PhD student in the Department of Archives, Library and Museum Studies, Ionian University, Greece
We would like to congratulate the awardees and wish them a wonderful year! We would also like to thank the donor for his/her generous donations again.
2014-16 New Leaders assigned to the European chapter or under mentorship by members of the European Chapter:
- Agnes Mainka, doctoral student at Heinrich-Heine University, Düsseldorf.
Mentor: Fidelia Ibekwe-SanJuan, Professor, Aix-Marseille University, France
Placement: European Student Chapter
- Stephann Makri, Lecturer (Associate Professor), City University, London.
Mentor: Isabella Peters, Professor, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, German
Placement: European Chapter
- Hans-Christoph Hobohm
Mentors: Dianne Sonnenwald, Professor University of Copenhagen & Christian Schloegl, University of Graz, Austria.
Placement: International Relations Committee (IRC)