Conferences & Events 2010 Thursday, 5 January 2012

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2010 December 13-14 Cologne Expert Conference on “Open Access – Open Data”.  Hosted by Goportis, the Leibniz Library for Research Information 

2010 December 13-14 Arlington, VA CNI Fall 2010 Membership Meeting Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)

2010 December 10 London "Open Access: the impact for libraries and librarians"  Organised by the JISC funded Repositories Support Project

2010 December 9-10 Melbourne Public Sector Digital Preservation: Securing long-term access to digital assets. Presented by ARK Group

2010 December 6-8 Chicago, IL 6th International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC10) “Participation & Practice: Growing the curation community through the data decade” Digital Curation Centre 

2010 December 5-8 Sydney 27th Annual ascilite conference: Curriculum, Technology and Transformation for an Unknown Future Jointly hosted by The University of Technology Sydney, The University of Queensland and Charles Sturt University

2010 December 2-3 Melbourne 2nd Annual Vocational Education Summit IIR Conferences. Endorsed by AUSTAFE, ACPET, IEAA and TAFE Directors Australia 

2010 December 2 York, UK JIBS Workshop: Working together in difficult times: strategies for e-resource budgeting, negotiation and collection review. JIBS User Group Presentations now available

2010 December 1-2 Tokyo, Japan Symposium: Enhancing the Culture of Reading and Books in the Digital Age - Copyright as a means to foster creativity and access National Diet Library Presentation files and papers

2010 December 1 Washington DC The Value of Shared Access and Reuse of Publicly Funded Scientific Data: A Public Symposium Board on Research Data and Information, National Research Council

2010 November 30 - December 1 London Online Information 2010.  Organised by Incisive Media 

2010 November 29 - December 2 Sydney "Generation Next" 22nd Annual South Pacific Users Service Conference University of New South Wales in conjunction with CAUDIT 

2010 November 29 - December 1 Perth IADIS International Conference on International Higher Education 2010.  International Association for Development of the Information Society (IADIS), co-organised by Curtin University 

2010 November 29-30 Sydney Learning Space Design Summit - "Examining the consideration of space and its impact on learning" Informa Education supported by Innovative Research Universities and Australian Technology Network of Unversities

2010 November 28- December 1 Dunedin, New Zealand. LIANZA Conference 2010: “At the Edge - Te Matak?heru”. Annual conference of the New Zealand Library Association. 

2010 November 26 Canberra Using Creative Commons in the Public Sector: Open Access to Knowledge, Culture and Public Sector Information (PSI) ausPI 

2010 November 25 Tromsø, Norway The Annual Munin Conference MC5 2010: Open Access - The Competitive Advantage, University of Tromsø 

2010 November 25 London, UK Usercentric: new strategies for scholarly communication.  UKSG One-Day Conference 

2010 November 24 Melbourne ANDS Metadata Stores Repositories - demonstration for CAIRSS.  Half day following the CAIRSS Community Day.  Please RSVP to Peter Sefton 

2010 November 23-26 Online Innovating e-Learning 2010 Online Conference. Bringing Innovation to life: From adversity comes opportunity. JISC

2010 November 17 Melbourne Open Access - a trialogue RMIT University  
2010 November 16-17 Uppsala, Sweden Open Archives and their Significance in the Communication of Science and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences 
2010 November 15-19 Hobart Broadband for Society Summit CSIRO  Download Presentations
2010 November 11-12 Melbourne 2010 Conference: Building Australia's Tertiary Education Sector: Alternative models and their leadership challenges.  LH Martin Institute, University of Melbourne 

2010 November 10-12 Geelong, Vic Has institutional research come of age in Australasia? 20th Annual Australasian Association for Institutional Research (AAIR) Forum 

2010 November 10-11 Melbourne Offshore Campus Management Forum: Critical success factors for sustainable transnational education Informa Education

2010 November 10-11 Nairobi Kenya, Open Access Africa hosted by BioMed Central, in partnership with ComputerAid  Presentations Now Available

2010 November 10 Washington DC Partnering to Publish: Innovative Roles for Societies, Institutions, Presses and Libraries.  Jointly sponsored by the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) and the Association of Research Libraries (ARL)

2010 November 8-12 Gold Coast, Queensland eResearch Australasia 2010. 

2010 November 8-9 Canberra Research Administrators Seminar ARC and NHMRC, in association with ARMS

2010 November 8-9 Baltimore, MD SPARC Digital Repositories Meeting 2010.  

2010 November 5-7 Chantilly, VA What We Know About Planning Learning Spaces and What We Still Need to Know  PKAL (Project Kaleidoscope) National Colloquium   

2010 November 4 Geneva, Switzerland Facilitating Access to Culture in the Digital Age - WIPO Global Meeting on Emerging Copyright Licensing Modalities - Provisional Program World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)    

2010 November 3-6 Charleston, South Carolina Annual Charleston Conference: Issues in Book and Serials Acquisition. Charleston Information Group, LLC 

2010 October ARCS Roadshows: Enhancing Research Outcomes. Australian Research Collaboration Service

  • October 11 Hobart
  • October 12 Adelaide
  • October 13 Perth
  • October 15 Brisbane
  • October 26 Melbourne
  • October 27 Sydney

2010 October 28-29 Melbourne Inaugral Dual Sector Forum Informa Education in conjunction with the Dual Sector Collaboration Project

2010 October 26-27 Auckland 1st NZ eResearch Symposium 2010, eResearch New Zealand

2010 October 25–27 Baltimore, MD Library Assessment Conference: Building Effective, Sustainable, Practical Assessment. The Association of Research Libraries, the University of Virginia Library, and the University of Washington Libraries [Conference proceedings now available at]

2010 October 25-26 Melbourne 3rd annual Higher Education IT Summit, Informa Education 

2010 October 21 Canberra The ERA & SRE Experience: Lessons Learnt.  Collaborative Research Administrators Group (CRAG) 

2010 October 21 Canberra Describing resources in a web services world Australian Committee on Cataloguing

2010 October 21 Edinburgh Working in a digital age: the Tenth Anniversary Ebooks Conference SLAINTE Information and Libraries Scotland.  SLIC/MMITS/SCURL/SALCTG

2010 October 20-22 Pittsburgh, PA DC2010: Making Metadata Work Harder: Celebrating 15 Year of Dublin Core: International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications. Co-located with the Annual Meeting of ASIS&T (24-27 October 2010) 

2010 October 18 New York, NY NFAIS Humanities Roundtable ‘Turn and Face the New: Delivering Humanities Research in a Changing World’ National Federation of Advanced Information Services

2010 October 14-15 Washington DC "Achieving Strategic Change in Research Libraries" Fall Forum, co-hosted by Association of Research Librarians (ARL) and Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), immediately following the ARL Membership Meeting

2010 October 13-14 Washington DC “Imperatives for Change” 157th ARL Membership Meeting Association of Research Librarians

2010 October 12–15 Anaheim, CA EDUCAUSE 2010

2010 October 7 Chicago, IL Resource Management Forum: From Start to Finish (and Back Again!) National Standards Organization

2010 October 6-10 Frankfurt, Germany Frankfurt Book Fair 2010 

2010 October 6-9 Hyattsville, MD ALA Library Research Roundtable's 5th Library Research Seminar: Intergrating Practice and Research.  Hosted by the University of Maryland Collage of Information Studies

2010 October 4-6 Hanasaari, Finland 9th Nordic ILL Conference "“Nordic Resource Sharing, Reference & Collection Development Conference”, National Repository Library Finland

2010 September Creative Commons Roadhow 2010 Creative Commons Australia   

  • September 1 Melbourne
  • September 2 Perth
  • September 15 Sydney
  • September 17 Brisbane
  • September 22 Adelaide
  • September 23 Hobart 

2010 29 September - 1 October Melbourne Cross Currents 2010 Conference: "Cross Currents: Charting our Future..." Joint Conference from ALLA and NZLLA

2010 September 29-30 Melbourne National Learning and Teaching Forum Informa Education  

2010 September 27-28 New York, NY ITHAKA Sustainable Scholarship 2010.  Presentations, Audio and Video available
2010 September 22-24 Ankara 2nd International Symposium on Information Management in a Changing World.  Department of Information Management, Hacettepe University 
2010 September 15-17 Sydney "e3 engage, educate, evolve" AuSakai 2010 Conference Northern Sydney Institute (NSI)
2010 September 13-15 Paris IMHE 2010 General Conference.  Higher Education in a WorldChanged Utterly: Doing More with Less.  Institutional Management in Higher Education, OECD,3407,en_21571361_43541789_1_1_1_1_1,00.html
2010 September 8-10 Wyboston Lakes, UK ALPSP International Conference, Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers
2010 September 6-10 Glasgow, UK ECDL2010: 14th European Conference on Digital Libraries. Organised by the University of Glasgow
2010 September 6-7 Tokyo OCLC Asia Pacific Regional Council Membership Conference.  Contact  

2010 September 6 London Dare to share: new approaches to long-term collections management.  A Research Libraries UK and Preservation Advisory Centre joint conference.

2010 September 1-3 Brisbane ALIA Access 2010. The Australian Library and Information Association [ALIA]

2010 August 24-26 Shanghai City Life and Library Service: The 5th Shanghai International Library Forum (SILF). Organiser: Shanghai Library

2010 August 16-17 Sydney The 5th Annual University Governance & Regulations Forum. informa Education

2010 August 12 Gothenburg Library Statistics for Advocacy - A Capacity Building Workshop for Librarians and Library Associations. IFLA Statistics and Evaluation Section

2010 August 10-15 Gothenburg, Sweden "Open access to knowledge - promoting sustainable progress" : World Library and Information Congress: 76th IFLA General Conference and Council

2010 August 10-11 Adelaide Connection And Convergence: Second International Conference On Joint Use Libraries.

2010 August 9 Gothenburg IFLA Satellite Meeting on Open Access and the Changing Role of Libraries. International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. [Presentations now available] 

2010, July 26-30 Tilburg, the Netherlands Digital Libraries à la Carte 2010. Ticer (Tilburg Innovation Centre for Electronic Resources)

2010 July 6-9 Melbourne HERDSA 2010 International Conference, Reshaping Higher Education. Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA)  Hosted by Deakin University.

2010 July 6-9 Madrid, Spain Open Repositories 2010 -- "The Grand Integration Challenge" FECYT (Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología)

2010 July 6-9 Melbourne HERDSA 2010 International Conference, Reshaping Higher Education. The Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA) Hosted by Deakin University.

2010 June 30-July 2 Gold Coast AuQF 2010: Quality in Uncertain Times. Australian Universities Quality Agency [Papers and presentations now online]

2010 June 29-July 2 Aarhus, Denmark "Re-inventing the Library: Challenges in the new Information Environment" : The 39th LIBER Annual General conference. Organised by the State and University Library, Aarhus (Denmark).

2010 June 28 Washington DC Value and Impact Workshop. The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Statistics and Measurement Program

2010 June 24–30 Washington, DC American Library Association Annual Conference

2010 June 24-25 London Fourth Bloomsbury Conference on E-Publishing and E-Publications: Valued Resources: Roles and Responsibilities of Digital Curators and Publishers. Organised from the Centre for Publishing/Department of Information Studies at University College London, co-sponsored by the US Institute of Museum and Library Services

2010 June 21-25 Gold Coast, QLD ICADL 2010: The Role of Digital Libraries in a Time of Global Change: 12th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL) In conjunction with the 10th ACM/IEEE JCDL (Joint Conference on Digital Libraries. Hosted by the University of Queensland

2010 June 21-25 Gold Coast, QLD JCDL 2010 - Digital Libraries - 10 years past, 10 years forward, a 2020 Vision: ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL). In conjunction with the annual International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL). Sponsored by ACM SIGIR, ACM SIGWEB, ASIS&T, and IEEE-CS TCDL. Hosted by the University of Queensland

2010 June 20-24 West Lafayette, IN and Chicago, IL 31st Annual IATUL Conference: The Evolving World of e-Science: Impact and Implications for Science and Technology Libraries. Purdue University

2010 June 16-18 Austin, TX 2010 ETD 2010: Collaboration, Innovation, Sustainability. The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) and the University of Texas Libraries.

2010 June 16-18 Leeds, UK ‘Organisational Leadership in a Time of Change’: SCONUL summer conference. Society of College, National and University Libraries (SCONUL)

2010 June 16-18 Helsinki, Finland ELPUB 2010 - Publishing in the Networked World: Transforming the Nature of Communication: 14th International Conference on Electronic Publishing. Conference Host: Hanken School of Economics, Department of Management and organization / Information Systems Science

2010 June 8-9 Sydney Financial Review Higher Education Conference 2010

2010 June 3-6 Palm Springs, CA NASIG 25th Annual Conference: An Oasis in Shifting Sands: NASIG at 25.

2010 May 27-29 Leiden, the Netherlands ECSP 2010: European Conference on Scientific Publishing in Biomedicine and Medicine.

2010 May 26-27 Canberra Metadata 2010: Sharing Data, Sharing Ideas. National Archives of Australia

2010 May 25-28 Chania, Crete, Greece  2nd Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML2010). Organized under the umbrella of ASMDA International Society

2010 May 24-28 Zadar, Croatia Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) 2010. University of Zadar, Zadar, Croatia

2010 May 20-21 Lakewood, CO CALC Summit 2010: Collaborate Like You Mean It! Colorado Academic Library Consortium

2010 May 12-14 Sydney Digital Preservation: Ensuring the longevity of born-digital records. Ark Group

2010 May 11 London E-books and E-content 2010: Data as Content. University College London Department of Information Studies

2010 April 29-30 Adelaide The 8th Annual Higher Education Summit. With the return of the Regional Tertiary Education Forum on Wednesday 28th April 2010. Informa

2010 April 28–30 Seattle, WA 156th ARL Membership Meeting: Globalization of Higher Education and Research Libraries. Association of Research Libraries

2010 April 28-30 Geneva 8th European Conference on Digital Archiving. The Swiss Federal Archives, International Council on Archives' (ICA) European Regional Branch (EURBICA) and the Section on Professional Associations (SPA).

2010 April 26-28 Trondheim, Norway emtacl10: emerging technologies in academic libraries. Organized by the library of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

2010 April 26 London e-Journals are forever? Preservation and Continuing Access to e-journal Content. A DPC, EDINA and JISC joint initiative.

2010 April 19-21 Rome Digital Preservation – The Planets Way. Planets (Preservation and Long-Term Access through Networked Services)

2010 April 16 Canberra Innovative Ideas Forum 2010. National Library of Australia

2010 April 14-16 Madrid, Spain Fit for what purpose? Planning libraries for the users of the future

2010 April 12-14 Edinburgh 2010 UKSG 33rd Annual Conference and Exhibition.

2010 April 9-10 Phoenix, AZ Research Data Access and Preservation An ASIS&T Summit In cooperation with the Coalition for Networked Information.

2010 March 30-31 Melbourne Libraries 2.0: Using Web 2.0 and digital technologies to revolutionise your library or information centre. Ark Group

2010 March 30-31 Melbourne Learning Commons Development and Design: the New Pedagogy. Informa

2010 March 29-31 Limerick, Republic of Ireland LILAC 2010: the Librarians’ Information Literacy Annual Conference. Organised by CILIP’s Information Literacy Group

2010 March 16-17 Sydney, NSW Tertiary and Higher Education Conference. Hallmark Conferences + Events

2010 April 16 Canberra Innovative Ideas Forum 2010. National Library of Australia

2010 March 12 Adelaide [and other dates & venues] Introduction To Library Metrics: Statistics, Evaluation And Assessment. Performance Improvement Conferences and Seminars (PiCS) DATES- Adelaide 12 March 2010 | Melbourne 7 May 2010 | Sydney 13 May 2010 | Brisbane 14 May 2010

2010 March 11-12 Hong Kong ALSR2010: Academic Librarian 2: Singing in the Rain: Conference towards Future Possibilities. Organised by Pao Yue-Kong Library of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) in conjunction with University Library System of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)

2010 March 11 San Mateo, CA Undue Diligence: Seeking Low-risk Strategies for Making Collections of Unpublished Materials More Accessible. OCLC Research

2010 March 10-12 Sydney Australian Higher Education Congress 2010. Association and Communications Events

2010 March 10-12 Melbourne IDEA10: Learning futures: technology challenges. Link Affiliates,as coordinator of this event, is associated with the University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

2010 March 10-11 Manchester, UK Research Data Management Forum: Dealing with Sensitive Data: Managing Ethics, Security and Trust. Digital Curation Centre

2010 March 9-10 Canberra Relics, ethics and addicts: A workshop addressing market influences on a rare book today. National Library of Australia

2010 February 28 - March 2 Philadelphia, PA Redefining the Value of Information: Exploring the New Equation: The 2010 NFAIS Annual Conference. The National Federation of Advanced Information Services ( NFAIS™)

2010 February 23- 26 New Delhi, India International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL): Shaping the Information Paradigm. Organized jointly by TERI and IGNOU and in Association with SLA and ISIM.

2010 February 22-23 London ASA Conference 2010. Association of Subscription Agents

2010 February 12 Melbourne Gumboots for the Data Deluge: Defining and describing collections for the Australian Research Data Commons. This half day workshop will be held in association with VALA 2010

2010 February 9-11 Melbourne VALA's 15th Biennial Conference, "Connections, Content, Conversations"

2010 February 8 Paris Interactive Publications and the Record of Science: One-day Workshop open to ICSTI Members and Non-Members. ICSTI, The International Council for Scientific and Technical Information

2010 February 4 Sydney Sustainable Scholarship. Forum organised by Ithaka and the University of Sydney Library. Contact: Inna Stolyarova

2010 February 1-5 Sydney Digital Futures: from digitization to delivery. The Digital Futures is run by King's Digital Consultancy Services and the Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London working in co-operation with Lyrasis, USA.

2010 February 1-3 Austin, TX Electronic Resources & Libraries Conference. University of Texas at Austin

2010 January 28-29 London Subject Repositories: European collaboration in the international context. Nereus, JISC and SURF

2010 January 22 Canberra RAILS 6 Seminar - Promoting research in the profession. RAILS (Research Applications in Library Science) organized by the School of Information Studies, Charles Sturt University

2010 January 15–20 Boston, MA American Library Association Midwinter Meeting