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=== INVITATION FOR REGISTRATION ===
International UDC Seminar 2013 entitled "Classification &
Visualization: Interfaces to Knowledge" will take place on Thursday
24 - Friday 25 October in the National Library of the Netherlands
(Koninklijke Bibliotheek), The Hague
Conference website: http://seminar.udcc.org/2013.
The objective of this conference is to explore cutting edge advances
and techniques in the visualization of knowledge across various
fields of application and their potential impact on developments in
the more main stream bibliographic and documentary classifications.
The conference will be opened by Prof. W. Boyd Rayward, well-known
historian of the international organization of knowledge and the
history of documentation and information science. His keynote
address will set the scene 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
Barre, Fabrice Papy, Marcel Worring, Luca Rosati, Andrea Resmini,
Scott Weingart, Richard Smiraglia, Charles van den Heuvel, Andrea
To learn more about conference programme and to register go to the
conference website http://seminar.udcc.org/2013
Registration closes on 15 October 2013:
€220 regular fee, students €180
About the organizer: Classification & Visualization is the
fourth biennial conference in a series of International UDC Seminars
organized by the Universal Decimal Classification Consortium (UDC
We look forward to seeing you in October.