10th Conference of the ISKO Spanish Chapter
30 June –
The 10th Congress ISKO-Spain will be devoted to the reflection on the twentieth anniversary of the initiative and creation of the ISKO Spanish Chapter, the scientific organization for knowledge organization in our country, which originates and emanates from the International Society Knowledge Organization born in 1989 that stemmed from the International Classification Society created twenty years before.
congress aims to tackle our most recent history at the Knowledge Organization in
The goal is to celebrate a congress about the Knowledge Organization, but even more to recall how this discipline was shaped, point out the covered path, and discern where the gaze lies ahead.
Call for papers
ISKO Spanish Chapter invites to submit papers for the “10th Conference of the ISKO Spanish Chapter” that will be held in Ferrol (A Coruña), Spain, June 30th – July 1st , 2011, at the University of A Coruña, Faculty of Humanidades – Ferrol Campus.
Within the general subject “20 Years of the ISKO Spanish Chapter”, the topics to be dealt with are the following ones:
· Epistemology of Knowledge Organization.
of Knowledge Organization in
of Knowledge Organization Scientific Productivity in
· Present and future challenges in a complex discipline field.
PROPOSALS FOR CONTRIBUTIONS
1. Types of contribution accepted
The Conference will accept: scientific papers, posters, and proposals for workshops.
All authors interested in submitting an abstract for contribution to the 10th Conference of the ISKO Spanish Chapter should send it to the below e-mail address. These abstracts will be revised by the Conference Scientific Committee.
2. Admission of contributions
The Scientific Committee of the ISKO Spanish Chapter Conference will select the contributions through their revision and evaluation. The criteria to be applied to decide the admission will be related to originality, relevance, clarity, and connection to the topics proposed. Authors should clearly highlight the approach, goals, description and methodology of the work together with their results.
of provisional acceptance and full text request:
text submission deadline:
of acceptance, and last version request:
3. Submission guidelines
The languages of the Conference will be Spanish, Galician, English, and Portuguese, and abstracts must be between 500 and 1000 words.
The front page should include the following information:
- 10th ISKO Spanish Chapter Conference
- Names of Authors
- Contact details
- Type of contribution (Paper, Poster, Workshop)
The abstract should be included in the next page with no mentioning of the authors’ names or any other kind of identification.
submission of the proposal should be made by e-mail to the following address: [log in to unmask] (Please,
fill in “ISKO” in the field
“Matter”). The document format should be Word of RTF; font: Times New Roman; size:
The rules for presentation of the contributions accepted will be published shortly.
X Congreso de ISKO-España. Secretaría Técnica
Universidade da Coruña
Facultad de Humanidades
C/ Doctor Vázquez Cabrera,