Reminder: COLLNET 2015: Call for Papers- 11th Int Conf on Webometrics, Informetrics and Scientometrics & 16th COLLNET Meeting, Delhi, India kretschmer.h at T-ONLINE.DE
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	Call for Papers 

	11thInternational Conference on Webometrics, Informetrics and
Scientometrics (WIS) 


	16th COLLNET Meeting  

	November 26-28, 2015 New Delhi, India [1] 

	Conference Venue: Institute of Economic Growth (IEG), University of
Delhi Enclave, Delhi-110007, India           

	Organized by Society for Library Professionals in association with  

	Asian Chapter, Special Libraries Association,  

	Institute of Economic Growth  



	General Chair: Hildrun Kretschmer (Germany, China)    

	Steering Committee Chair: P. K. Jain (India)   

	Technical Program Chair: Debal C. Kar (India)   

	Call for Oral Presentations and Posters, Important Dates:  

 	*April 05, 2015 (Deadline), Extended Abstract for Oral Presentation,
(3 pages, abstracts less than 2.5 pages are not accepted )

	            Please send your extended abstracts to:   

	            Hildrun Kretschmer kretschmer.h at [2]   

	            Please send also a copy to:    

	            P K Jain collnet2015 at [3]  

 	*May 01, 2015, Acceptance Notification
 	*May 15, 2015 (Deadline), Abstract for Poster Presentation (1 page)
 	*July 31, 2015 (Deadline), Full Paper

	(Camera-ready version, maximum 10 pages including tables, figures,

	The extended abstracts will be peer reviewed by the Programme
Committee. The accepted full papers will be published in the

 	*November 15, 2015 (Deadline), Registration 
 	*November 26-28, 2015, Conference

	Programme Committee:   

	COLLNET Members [4]   


	Local Programme Committee:   

	   Advisory Committee Chair: P R Goswami, Director (Library), IGNCA,
Delhi, India   

	   Finance, Website Engineering, Graphics: Parveen Babbar, Deputy
Librarian, JNU, Delhi    

	Content, Communication: N K Wadhwa, NPL (CSIR), Delhi, India   


	Shantanu Ganguly, Fellow and Area Convenor, TERI, Delhi   

	Tariq Ashraf, Librarian, South Campus Delhi University, Delhi   

	Salek Chand, Library and Information Officer, Election Commission of
India, Delhi   

	M Madhusudan, Deputy Dean and Asst. Professor, Dept. of LIS, DU,

	Sujit Bhattacharya, Senior Scientist, NISTADS, Delhi   

	Divya Srivastava, Scientist “F”, Indian Council of Medical
Research, Delhi   

	Regional Chairs:   

	Regional Chair of Africa, America, Australia and Europe:   

	            Valentina Markusova (Russia)   

	Regional Chair of China:   

	            Liang Liming (China)   

	Regional Chair of India:   

	            Ramesh Kundra (India)   

	                        Team:  N.K. Wadhwa (India)   

	                                   Divya Srivastava (India)   

	                                   Sujit Bhattacharya (India)   

	                                   P.K. Jain (India)   

	Regional Chair of Iran:   

	            Farideh Osareh (Iran)   


	The broad focus of the conference is on collaboration and
communication in science and technology; science policy; quantitative
aspects of science of science; and combination and integration of
qualitative and quantitative approaches in study of scientific

	The conference thus aims to contribute to evidence-based and informed
knowledge about scientific research and practices which in turn may
further provide input to institutional, regional, national and
international research and innovation policy making.   


	A.Theoretical, Methodological and Applied Aspects in Webometrics,
Informetrics,    Scientometrics, for example:   

	-          Emerging issues in Scientometrics / Informetrics
/webometrics and history   

	-          Science Policy and collaboration   

	-          New Metrics (Altmetrics), their Potential Value and their
Relationship to Established Measures   

	-          Collaboration Studies for Science & Society   

	-          Collaboration, Knowledge Management & Industrial

	-          Collaborative Bridge between Academic Research and

	-          Techniques for Collaboration Studies   

	-          Visualization Techniques in Collaboration Studies   

	-          Quantitative Analysis of S&T Innovations   

	-          Informetrics Laws and Distributions, Mathematical Models
of Communication and Collaboration   

	-          Nature and Growth of Science and of Collaboration in
Science and its Relation with Technological Output   

	-          Evaluation Indicators   

	-          Collaboration in Science and in Technology from both
Quantitative and Qualitative Points of View   

	            Please, note that these examples listed above give a
broad outline of the scope of the workshop theme but do not limit it. 

	B. Data Management   

	-             Data Analysis and Data Mining   

	-             Open Access Management and its Impact   

	C. Information Technology, Management and Services   

	-             Information and Knowledge Services Measurement   

	-             Information Literacy Program   

	-             Performance Measurement and Competitiveness Quality

	-             Technology & Innovations in Libraries and Impact

	-             Development and Assessment of Digital Repositories   

	-             Development of Information and Knowledge Services   

	-             IPR and its Impact   

	-             Economic Co-operation and Development   

	-             Historical and Comparative case studies related to

	D. Change Management   

	-             Change of Libraries and Managerial techniques   

	-             Changes in Learning, Research and Information needs   

	COLLNET and WIS History (WIS: Webometrics, Informetrics,

	COLLNET is a global interdisciplinary research network of scholars
who are concerned to study aspects of collaboration in science and in
technology (see COLLNET web site at: [5]). This
network of interdisciplinary scholars was established in January 2000
in Berlin with Hildrun Kretschmer as coordinator. Since that time
there have been thirteen meetings:    

	the first in Berlin, September 2000, the 2nd in New Delhi, February
2001 and the 3rd in Sydney (in association with the 8th ISSI
Conference), July 2001. The 4th COLLNET Meeting took place on August
29th in 2003 in Beijing in conjunction with the 9th International ISSI
Conference; the First International Workshop on Webometrics,
Informetrics and Scientometrics (WIS)and 5th COLLNET Meeting in
Roorkee, India, in March 2004. The 6th COLLNET Meeting took place in
association with the 10th ISSI Conference in Stockholm, Sweden, in
July 2005. The Second International Workshop on Webometrics,
Informetrics and Scientometrics(WIS) and 7th COLLNET Meeting was
organized in Nancy, France, in May 2006. The Third International
Conference on WISand Science and Society & Eighth COLLNET Meeting took
place in New Delhi, India, in March 2007 (
[6]), the Fourth International Conference on WIS&Ninth COLLNET Meeting
in Berlin, Germany in July 2008 ( [7]) and
the Fifth International Conference on WIS& Tenth COLLNET Meeting in
Dalian, China, in September 2009
( [8]).The Sixth International
Conference on WIS&Eleventh COLLNET Meeting took place in Mysore,
India, in October 2010,the Seventh International Conference on
WIS&Twelfth COLLNET Meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, in September 2011
( [9]), the 8thInternational Conference
on WIS&13thCOLLNET Meeting in Seoul, Korea, October, 2012, Seoul,
Korea, [10]; the 9thInternational
Conference on WIS&14thCOLLNET Meeting, August, 2013in Tartu, Estonia,
[11], September 3-5, 2014 in Ilmenau, Germany, [12]   

	Registration Fee   

	                       Early Bird Registration                     
1st September 2015 onwards   

	                       Till 31st August 2015    

	Indian Delegates               Rs.3500/-                             

	Other countries    

	Delegates                      € 200 or US$ 300                    
         € 225 or US $325   

	SAARC countries    

	Delegates                         US$ 100                            
                US$ 125   

	*Students, SLA members, accompanied persons, retired professionals
and additional participants from the same organization can avail 20%

	Registration fee covers   

	•         All Conference sessions   

	•         Conference bag and materials   

	•         Catering: Lunches (3 days), tea/ coffee breaks (3 days)
and Dinner   

	•         Conference social programme and City tour  

	Brochure is attached   

	Contact Person:   

	Dr. P K Jain   

	Institute of Economic Growth   

	University of Delhi Enclave   

	Delhi- 110007. India   

	e-mail: pkjain1310 at [13]   


	Hildrun Kretschmer   

	PD, Dr. sc. phil., Dr. oec., Dipl.-psych.   

	Honorary Professor, Henan Normal University, Xinxiang, China   

	Former Professor at the Dalian University of Technology, China   

	Honorary Director and Special Fellow of WISELAB of the   

	Dalian University of Technology, China    

	COLLNET Co-ordinator ( [14])   

	Editor, COLLNET Journal of Scientometrics and Information Management 

	Homepage: [15]   

	E-mail: kretschmer.h at [16]   


	Dr. P.K.Jain   

	Steering Committee Chair   

Institute of Economic Growth
University of Delhi Enclave
DELHI- 110007. India
Ph. 91-11-27667463
Fax: 91-11-27667410
Mobile (Cell): 91 9899110787
E-mail: pkjain1310 at [17]
pkjain at [18]   

	Steering Committee Chair- COLLNET 2015 [19]   

	President 2015- Asian Chapter, Special Libraries Association (SLA) [20]   

	Chair Organizing Committee- ICoASL 2015

	Secretary- Society for Library Professionals (SLP) [22]   

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