[LIS-Forum] Symposium on Next Generation Libraries: Opportunities and Challenges

Francis Jayakanth franc at ncsi.iisc.ernet.in
Wed Oct 6 11:49:50 IST 2010

Date: Tue, 5 Oct 2010 10:54:29 +0530
From: "Byrappa, Ananda (GE Global Research)" <ananda.byrappa at ge.com>

Dear Members,

The Karnataka State Library Association (KALA) is organizing a one-day
National Symposium on Next Generation Libraries: Opportunities and
Challenges, on  Friday 29th October  2010; 9.00 hrs. to 16.00 hrs. At
the Seminar Hall, City Central Library, West Zone, Hampinagar, Bangalore 

The objective of the Symposium is to provide an effective platform to 
learn, discuss, debate and develop a broad understanding of the next 
generation libraries and the technologies that drive such libraries.

The program is designed in the form of a panel discussion. The panelists
will comprise of experts from industry & academia. The discussion topics
will include:
  - Next Generation Information Sources: Content, Access,Pricing, trends and
     Promotion & Usage
  - Next Generation Library Services: New model for library
     services based on library .2.0
  - User expectations and required skills for managing the next generation

On behalf of KALA, we invite your active participation in the symposium.

The registration form is appended to this message.

Registration Fee

Members of KALA and other professional associations - INR 250

Others - INR 350

Thanks and regards,


Ananda T.Byrappa
Hon. General Secretary,
ananda.byrappa at ge.com

Rajendra Babu H
Hon. Joint Secretary,
Rajendra.Babu at capco.com

Francis Jayakanth
Hon. Vice President
franc at ncsi.iisc.ernet.in


Name (Prof./Dr./Mr./Mrs./Ms.):


Institution /Organization:

Mailing Address:



Payment Details*:

Bank Daft No. __________ dated _________ Amount (Rs.) ____________

(*Drawn in favour of KALA, payable at Bangalore

Drawn on (Bank) __________________________________________________


Registration form should be mailed to:

Karnataka State Library Association,
# 702, Upstairs, 42nd Cross, III
Block, Rajajinagar, Bangalore- 560010

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