=== REGISTRATION OPEN ===
International UDC Seminar 2013 entitled "Classification &
Interfaces to Knowledge" will take place on Thursday 24 - Friday 25
the National Library of the Netherlands (Koninklijke Bibliotheek), The
Conference website: http://seminar.udcc.org/2013.
The objective of this conference is to explore cutting edge advances
techniques in the visualization of knowledge across various fields of
application and their potential impact on developments in the more main
bibliographic and documentary classifications.
The conference will be opened by Emer. Prof. W. Boyd Rayward,
historian of the international organization of knowledge and the
documentation and information science. His keynote address will set the
for discussions on models and metaphors of knowledge and information
visualization that bridge historical and technological perspectives.
A series of eminent speakers will follow: Lev Manovich, Kathryn La
Fabrice Papy, Marcel Worring, Luca Rosati, Andrea Resmini, Scott
Richard Smiraglia, Charles van den Heuvel, Andrea Scharnhorst etc.
To learn more about conference programme and to register go to the
Early bird registration opens on 15 May 2013:
€180 early bird fee, students €140 (to 30 June)
€220 regular fee, students €180
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About the organizer: Classification & Visualization is the fourth
conference in a series of International UDC Seminars organized by the
Decimal Classification Consortium (UDC Consortium). UDCC is
organization, based in The Hague, established to maintain and
distribute the UDC
and to support its use and development (http://www.udcc.org). UDC is
one of the
most widely used knowledge organization systems in the bibliographic