Daily Archives: July 17, 2011
Welcome: Mr. K.P.Sadasivan, Secretary, KLA
Presidential Address: Mr. M.K.Chandrasekhar, IAS, Vice Chairman, State Planning Board (Formerly Cabinet Secretary, Govt. of India)
Inauguration: Dr. Shashi Tharoor, M.P., (Formerly Under- Secretary -General, United Nations)
Inaugural speech: Dr. Shashi Tharoor, M.P.
Release of the souvenir: Advocate K. Chandrika, Worshipful Mayor, Thiruvananthapuram Corporation
Felicitations: Advocate K. Chandrika, Worshipful Mayor, Thiruvananthapuram Corporation
Felicitations:Mr. P.Jayarajan, Member, RRRLF, Kolkata
Vote of thanks: Dr.P.K.Suresh Kumar, Secretary, KLA
The library system in India should be redesigned to cater the needs of new generation users considering the present impact of Internet and other social media technologies on learning and life, said, Dr.Sashi Tharoor. He was inaugurating the three day national seminar of content management and libraries organized by Kerala Library Association (KLA) at Padmam auditorium, IMG, Thiruvananthapuram.
In his presidential address, Mr. M. K. Chandrasekhar, IAS urged to revamp the academic library system in the country to serve the teaching and learning community better.
Adv. K Chandrika, Mayor, released the souvenir of the seminar Mr. P. Jayarajan, member, RRRLF, facilitated the seminar.
Dr. M.P.Tapaswi, Head, Knowledge Resource Centre, National Institute of Oceanography, delivered the key note speech on content management for effective information dissemination.
KLA President Mr.K.P.Sadasivan welcomed the gathering and Dr.P.K.Suresh Kumar proposed the vote of thanks.
14 July 2011
Session 1: Content management and ICT: The Technology interface
2.00 –4.00 pm
15 July 2011
Session 2: E-Resource management-I
Session 3: E-Resources Management-II including open access initiatives
11.15 am -1.00 pm
Session 4: Content management and Public Libraries
2.00 –3.30 pm
Session 5: Capacity building for excellence
16 July 2011
Session 6: Content management and Web technologies
9.00 –11.00 am
Moderator : Dr. Achuthsankar S. Nair, Director, State Inter-University Centre of Excellence in Bioinformatics University of Kerala
- Prof. C.A. Augustine, Director, YMCA e- Resource Centre & Library, Trivandrum
- Dr. A. Ajayaghosh Director Grade Scientist & Bhatnagar Prize Winner, NIIST(CSIR),Trivandrum
- Dr. M.G.Sreekumar, Head, Library & Information Centre, IIM, Kozhikode
- Dr. M.P. Tapaswi, Head, Knowledge Resource Centre, NIO Goa
- Shri K.P. Sadasivan, Former Head, Knowledge Resource Centre, NIIST(CSIR),Trivandrum & President, KLA
Dr. M.P.Tapaswi, Dr. Achuthsankar S. Nair,Dr. M.G.Sreekumar, Prof. C. A. Augustine, Dr. A. Ajayghosh