SIG/MET workshop: submit abstracts!
priem at EMAIL.UNC.EDU
Sat Aug 13 01:00:06 EDT 2011
Are the presentations and posters at different times? I was toying with
the idea (overambitiosly, no doubt) of submitting one of each.
On 08/12/2011 10:50 PM, Cassidy Sugimoto wrote:
> Adminstrative info for SIGMETRICS (for example unsubscribe):
> Only a few days remaining to submit abstracts for the SIG/MET
> post-conference workshops!
> Details here: http://www.asist.org/SIG/SIGMET/metrics2011.html
> Metrics 2011
> Symposium on Informetric and Scientometric Research
> Call for Abstracts
> The newly formed ASIS&T Special Interest Group for Metrics (SIG/MET)
> will host a workshop on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 following the
> ASIS&T Annual Meeting in New Orleans. This workshop will provide an
> opportunity for presentations and in-depth conversations on
> metric-related issues, including the latest theories, approaches,
> applications, innovations, and tools. Submissions in any area of
> informetric or scientometric research will be accepted for review.
> SIG/MET is the Special Interest Group for the measurement of
> information production and use. It encourages the development and
> networking of all those interested in the measurement of information.
> It encompasses not only bibliometrics, scientometrics and
> informetrics, but also measurement of the Web and the Internet,
> applications running on these platforms, and metrics related to
> network analysis, visualization, scholarly communication and the
> design and operation of Information Retrieval systems. For more
> information on SIG/MET, please see our website at
> Submissions should be in the form of extended abstracts, not to exceed
> 1000 words (excluding references, tables, and figures). A structured
> abstract is preferred, but not required. Two types of submissions will
> be accepted: posters and presentations. Please indicate the type of
> submission in bold at the beginning of your submission. The
> requirements for both formats are the same. Each submission will be
> reviewed by experts in the field and brief feedback given in narrative
> Submit in .pdf or .doc to http://www.softconf.com/asis/SIG-Metrics/.
> Important Dates:
> Submissions due: August 15, 2011
> Notifications: September 7, 2011 (or before the ASIS&T AM early
> registration deadline)
> Workshop: October 12, 2011
UNC Royster Fellow
School of Information and Library Science
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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