ICIKM Conference 2008
March 24-29, Kathmandu (NEPAL)

Pre-Conference Workshop

One of the special aspects of this conference is three days long Pre-Conference Workshop on Building Digital Libraries using the Open Source Software: Greenstone Digital Libraries (GSDL), Open Journal System (OJS) and Open Conference System (OCS) and Integrated Library System (KOHA). Participants will have the opportunity to learn software hands-on practice.

Resource Persons

The name of resource persons for the pre-conference workshop are as follows:

  1. Greenstone Digital Library (GSDL)
    Prof. Ian Witten
    Dept. of Computer Science
    University of Waikato
    New Zealand
  2. Integrated Library System-KOHA
    Mr. Chris Cormack
    Vice-President, Research & Development
    New Zealand
  3. Open Journal System (OJS) and Open Conference System (OCS)
    Mr. Alec Smecher
    Public Knowledge Project