Envisioning future challenges in networked information

6-7 July 2006
Park Inn York (formerly York Moat House)

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Day One | Day Two

Day 1

09.30-11.30 Registration and Coffee  
09.30-11.00 Pre-Conference Sessions  
  Learning Spaces
Joan Lippincott, Associate Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
Trends in Learning Spaces in the US
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

Anne Bell, University of Warwick and Ros Smith, Consultant, JISC
Designing spaces for effective learning
Presentation: [Powerpoint]
Henley Room
  ARL E-Metrics

Duane E. Webster, Executive Director, Association of Research Libraries (ARL) & Selena Lock, Research & Development Officer, Cranfield University
Global developments in assessment: A LibQUAL/E-Qual update
Presentation: [Powerpoint]
Riverside Suite
  Augmenting Interoperability across Scholarly Repositories

Chair - Sayeed Choudhury, Associate Director for Library Digital Programs, John Hopkins University

Herbert Van de Sompel, Team Leader, Digital Library Research & Prototyping Team, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Research Library
Ridings Room

Professor Sir Ron Cooke, JISC Chairman

Opening Plenary
Looking Forward and Back

Clifford A. Lynch, Executive Director, CNI and Duane E Webster, ARL

Reg Carr, Director of University Library Services and Bodley's Librarian, University of Oxford
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML] [Notes PDF]

Derek Law, Head of Information Resources Directorate, University of Strathclyde
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

Henley Room
13.00-14.15 Lunch  
14.15-15.15 Parallel Sessions  
  JISC/NSF Digital Libraries in the Classroom
DIDET Project

Chair - Stephen Griffin, Program Director, National Science Foundation

Neal Juster, Dean of Engineering, University of Strathclyde & Larry Leifer, Professor of Mechnical Engineering, Stanford University
Design requirements for a digital library of ideas
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
Henley Room
  Access and Preservation
Chair - James Michalko, President, RLG

Laura Campbell, Associate Librarian for Strategic Initiatives, Library of Congress
Preserving America's Digital Heritage: The National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program at the Halfway Point
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

Graham Shaw, Head, Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections, The British Library
The Endangered Archives Programme at the British Library
Presentation: [Powerpoint]
Riverside Room
15.15-15.45 Coffee/Tea  
15.45-16.45 Parallel Sessions  
  Institutional Repositories
Chair - Martin Halbert, Director for Digital Programs and Systems

Herbert van de Sompel, Technical Staff Member, Research Library, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Augmenting interoperatibility across scholarly repositories

Rachel Heery, Assistant Director,UKOLN & Andy Powell, Head of Development, Eduserv Foundation
Digital Repositories Roadmap: looking forward
Presentation: Andy Powell [Powerpoint] [HTML]
Presentation: Rachel Heery [Powerpoint] [HTML]
Henley Room
Chair - Neil Jacobs, Programme Manager, JISC

Anthony Troman, Product Development Manager, The British Library
UK Electronic Theses On-line Service (EthOS) project infrastructure, business model and IPR
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

Gail McMillan, Director of the Digital Library and Archives, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
An ETD Sampler
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
Riverside Room
16.45-17.00 Coffee/Tea  
17.00-18.00 Parallel Sessions  
  Open Access
Chair - Winston Tabb, Sheridan Dean of University Libraries, John Hopkins University

Leo Waaijers, Manager, SURF Platform ICT and Research
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

Robert Terry, Senior Policy Advisor, The Wellcome Trust
Open Access - a funder's perspective from the Wellcome Trust
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
Henley Room
  Institutional Repositories
Chair - Liz Lyon, Director, UKOLN

Vinod Chachra, CEO and Chairman of the Board, VTLS Inc.
VITAL-A new Fedora-based institutional repository software and development partnerhips and future outlook
Presentation: [Powerpoint]

Les Carr, Senior Lecturer, University of Southampton (ePrints UK)
EPrints: institutional services and software futures
Presentation: [PDF]
Riverside Room
19.15-Late Pre-dinner drinks and conference dinner
With after dinner speaker Lorcan Dempsey, Vice President, OCLC - introduced by Derek Law, University of Strathclyde

Day 2

09.00-10.00 Plenary session  
  How Users are Changing

Chair - David House, Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Brighton

David Nicholas, Director, University College London Centre for Publishing
Academics as information consumers
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

Joan Lippincott, Associate Executive Director, CNI
Net Gen Students: Learning, Techology and Libraries
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
Henley Room
10.00-10.25 Coffee/Tea  
10.25-11.25 Parallel Sessions  
  Preservation and Curation
Chair - Meg Bellinger, Associate University Librarian, Yale University

Chris Rusbridge, Director, Digital Curation Centre
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

Kevin Guthrie, President, Ithaka
Developing Economic and Organisational Models to Support Preservation
Presentation: [Powerpoint]
Henley Room
  Massive Digitization Projects
Chair - Stuart Dempster, Programme Manager, JISC

John Price Wilkin, Associate University Librarian, University of Michigan
An update on Google Book search digitization at the University of Michigan
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

Daniel Greenstein, Associate Vice Provost for Scholarly Information & University Librarian for Systemwide Planning & the California Digital Library, University of California, Office for the President
Impact of Mass Digitization
Riverside Room
11.25-11.30 Changeover time  
11.30-12.30 Parallel Sessions  
  Resource Discovery
Chair - Rachel Bruce, Programme Director, JISC

Lorcan Dempsey, Vice President of Research, OCLC, Inc & Nicky Ferguson, Research Consultant
Presentation: [Powerpoint]
Henley Room
  ICT in the Humanities and Social Sciences
Chair - Fred Heath, Vice Provost and Director, The University of Texas Libraries

Chuck Henry, Vice Provost, Rice University
Cyberinfrastructure and the Humanities

David Robey, Director, ICT in Arts and Humanities Research, Arts and Humanities Research Council
e-Science in the Arts and Humanities
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
Riverside Room
12.30-13.30 Lunch  
13.30-15.00 Closing Plenary
Future Challenges

Donald J.Waters, Program Officer for Scholarly Communications, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Access Debates and and the Emerging Infrastructure for 21st Century Scholarship


Clifford Lynch, Executive Director, CNI
Malcolm Read, Executive Secretary, JISC
Henley Room

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