Conferences

2020

World Library and Information Congress has been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemy. See IFLA annoucement.

2019

World Library and Information Congress: 85th IFLA General Conference and Assembly
August 24-30, Athens, Greece

Meetings sponsored by IT section and Big Data SIG

21-22 Aug, Technische Hochschule Wildau, Berlin, Germany

22-23 Aug. Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (DNB), Frankfurt, Germany

Wed 22 Aug. Central Library Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece

  • Satellite meeting: Metadata specialists in the machine age - Cataloguing joint with Information Technology and Subject Analysis and Access and Bibliography

Mon 27 Aug, 09:30 – 11:30, Trianti

  • Session 100 Emerging Technologies for Libraries: Smart Cities and Blockchain - Information Technology (SI) with Metropolitan Libraries
    Published papers: IFLA Library

Mon 27 Aug, 11:45 ‐ 13:15, Mitropoulos

  • Session 114 Data Mining and Artificial Intelligence: Artificial Intelligence and Data Mining to transform knowledge management and information services in libraries and information organizations - Knowledge Management with Information Technology and the Big Data
    Published papers: IFLA Library

Tue 28 Aug, 10:40 ‐ 11:40, Mitropoulos

  • Session 153a Data Challenges in Libraries - Preservation and Conservation with Big Data SIG
    Published papers: IFLA Library

30-31 Aug., Vatican City-Rome, Italy

  • Satellite meeting Transforming LIS education for professionals in a global information world: digital inclusion, social inclusion and lifelong learning - Library Theory and Research with Education and Training and Information Technology
    Website : https://iflasatellitevatican2019.wordpress.com/ (last check March 2020)

2018

World Library and Information Congress: 84th IFLA General Conference and Assembly

August 24-30, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Themes:

Thu 23 Aug, University of Malaya     

Sat 25 Aug, 13.45‐15.45, Plenary Theatre

  • Joint session with Audiovisual and Multimedia Section on Winning strategies for collecting, cataloguing, providing, playing, and preserving video games in libraries

Sun 26 Aug, 13.45-15.45, Ballroom 1

  • Main session on Celebrating IT innovations in libraries

Mon 27 Aug, 13.45‐15.45, Ballroom 1

  • Joint session with Preservation and Conservation Section on Planning digital preservation: in for the long run

Mon 27 Aug, 16.15‐18.45 Room 302

  • Linked Data SIG Business Meeting

Tue 28 Aug, 13.00-13.30 Plenary Hall

  • Joint session with IFLA HQ on Blockchain – is it worth the fuss?

Wed 29 Aug, 12.00‐13.00, Ballroom 2

  • Big Data SIG Business meeting and Open Session

2017

World Library and Information Congress: 83th IFLA General Conference and Assembly

August 19-25, Wrocław, Poland

Consolidated lists of events and sessions associated with the IT section.

2016

World Library and Information Congress: 82st IFLA General Conference and Assembly

August 13-19, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

Themes:

Satellite meetings

2015

World Library and Information Congress: 81st IFLA General Conference and Assembly
August 17-23, Cape Town, South Africa


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2014

World Library and Information Congress: 80th IFLA General Conference and Assembly
16-22 August 2014, Lyon, France

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2013

Preconference: "User Interaction Built On Library Linked Data

Papers and abstracts:

  1. Semantically Guided, Situation-Aware Literature Research. T. Heuss, et al.
  2. Following the user's flow in the Digital Pompidou. E. Bermès
  3. Customized OPACs on the Semantic Web: the OpenCat prototype. P. Le Bœuf.
  4. Using Linked Library Data in Working Research Notes. R. Shaw, et al.
  5. Building interfaces on a networked graph. M. Malmsten and N. Lindström.
  6. Library linked data and its relationship to knowledge organization systems. A. Slavic, et al.

World Library and Information Congress: August 2013, Singapore

2012

World Library and Information Congress: August 2012, Helsinki, Finland:

2011

World Library and Information Congress: August 2011, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Theme: e-Legal deposit: from legislation to implementation; from ingest to access pt. 1 | pt. 2
Bibliography Section with IFLA-CDNL Alliance for Digital Strategies Programme (ICADS), Information Technology, National Libraries and Knowledge Management

World Library and Information Congress: August 2011, San Juan Puerto Rico

Theme: Education for Digital Curation
Education and Training Section with Preservation and Conservation, Information Technology; co-sponsored by ICA Section for Archival Education and Training

2010

World Library and Information Congress: August 2010, Gothenburg, Sweden
conference proceedings

2009

World Library and Information Congress: August 2009, Milan Italy

Theme: New repositories: architectures interoperability and data exchange

Theme: Statistics for cultural heritage

Statistics and Evaluation, Information Technology and Preservation and Conservation

World Library and Information Congress: August 2009, Milan Italy
Theme: Social computing tools for learning and knowledge sharing
Knowledge Management, Library and Research Services for Parliaments and Information Technology

2008

World Library and Information Congress: August 2009, Québec, Canada
Theme: Enabling access to the global library - Small is Beautiful: Distributed deployment of library services for small and special libraries

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    Session 1: Digital objects on physical carriers, Session 2: Preservation infrastructures
    Preservation and Conservation, (PAC), Information Technology, IFLA-CDNL Alliance for Bibliographic Standards (ICABS) and Law Libraries

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