CALIBER 2015

ACCUCOMS stand number: TBA

ACCUCOMS staff attending: Rakesh Malik – rakesh@accucoms.com; Rikshit Chopra – rikshit@accucoms.com

CALIBER 2015 is 10th International CALIBER organized by INFLIBNET Centre, which will be held in collaboration with Himachal Pradesh University and Indian Institute of  Advanced Studies (IIAS) during  March 12-14, 2015 in Shimla  Himachal Pradesh.

CALIBER 2015 offers a unique opportunity to information professionals and knowledge managers to expand their horizons and extend professional expertise. It is a focused event that addresses latest trends on an important theme and sub themes. CALIBER brings together practitioners and academicians in the field of library and information science and computer science from across the world. Leading experts, IT gurus, and vendors from around the globe participate in the event. CALIBER has proved to be a forum for renowned and trend-setting speakers to stimulate strategic discussions among librarians, information specialists, publishers from all over the country and beyond.

This year’s theme of CALIBER is “Innovative Librarianship: Adapting to Digital Realities”. Besides the main theme, the convention has three sub themes on: Scientometrics, Bibliometrics, Webometrics and Altmetrics; e-Learning and Open Online Courses; Library 3.0.

 

Some of this year’s speakers are:

  • Mr. Peter Burnhill, Director of EDINA, www.edina.ac.uk, the Jisc/UK centre for digital expertise and service delivery at the University of Edinburgh (Scotland, UK).
  • Dr. Karmeshu, Professor, School of Computer & Systems Sciences, JNU New Delhi
  • Ms. Kathleen Shearer, Executive Director, Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and Research Associate, CARL and RDC
    CALIBER 2015
    Himachal Pradesh University Summer Hill and Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, India