Wednesday 2 July 2014

NOTE: Conference sessions have been organised around themes this year. Please note though that the theme might not cover all aspects of a given talk, and so we encourage you to check the titles and abstracts for each presentation in order to select those you wish to attend.

08:00 Registration
09:00-10:30 Workshops
Copyright Advocacy Workshop
Room: Level 8, Room 809
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Scholarly Communication and Research Infrastructures SC Workshop: ‘Libraries and Research Data Management – What Works?’
Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (A)
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Reshaping the Research Library SC Workshop: ‘Making Digitised Collections Available at the Transnational Level’.
Room: Level 8, Room 807
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Cultural Digital Heritage Forum Workshop: ‘Digital Cultural Heritage: Sharing Our Wealth’.
Room: Level 0, Room 078
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APARSEN Workshop: ‘Usability and Accessibility and Aspects of Digital Preservation’.
Room: Room 076
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Presentation (PDF)
SPARC Europe/LIBER Joint Workshop on the FOSTER and PASTEUR4OA Projects: ‘Open Access Policy for Europe: the Implications for European Research Libraries’.
Room: Level 0,  Room 081 (C)
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10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
Room: Level 0
11:00-12:00 Workshops (cont.)
Copyright Advocacy Workshop
Room: Level 8, Room 809
About workshop
Scholarly Communication and Research Infrastructures SC Workshop: ‘Libraries and Research Data Management – What Works?’
Room: Level 0, Room 081 (A)
About workshop
Reshaping the Research Library SC Workshop: ‘Making Digitised Collections Available at the Transnational Level’.
Room: Level 8, Room 807
About workshop
Cultural Digital Heritage Forum Workshop: ‘Digital Cultural Heritage: Sharing Our Wealth’.
Room: Level 0, Room 078
About workshop
APARSEN Workshop: ‘Usability and Accessibility and Aspects of Digital Preservation’.
Room: Room 076
About workshop
Presentation (PDF)
SPARC Europe/LIBER Joint Workshop on the FOSTER and PASTEUR4OA Projects: ‘Open Access Policy for Europe: the Implications for European Research Libraries’.
Room: Level 0, Room 081 (C)
About workshop
12:00-13:00 Copyright Working Group Lunch Meeting (by invitation)
Room: Level 0, Room 075
12:00-13:00 Lunch
Room: Level 0
13:00-14:15 Opening Ceremony
Room: Level 1, Concert Hall
Welcome
Opening of Meeting of Participants
13:30-14:00 On the Power of the Word and of the Imagination
Invited Speaker: Dr Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga, former President of Latvia (1997-2007), President of the World Leadership Alliance Club de Madrid, Latvia
Abstract & Profile
Chair: Paul Ayris, UCL (University College London), UK
14:00-14:15 Discussion
14:15-14:45 Plenary Session
Room: Level 1, Concert Hall
Flow and Friction
Invited Speaker: Ms Rachel Frick,Council on Library and Information Resources, USA
Abstract & Profile
Presentation (PDF)
Chair: Kristiina Hormia-Poutanen, National Library of Finland
14:45-15:00 Discussion
Room: Level 1, Concert Hall
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
Room: Level 0
15:30-16:30 Session 1: Crowdsourcing and Open Source. Level 0, Conference Room 81 (A)
Chair: Julien Roche, Lille 1 University Library
15:30-15:55 Room: Level 0, Conference Room 81 (A)
1.1 Making an Impact on Research and Society, a Case Study: Crowdsourcing Solutions Developed for Linguistic Research and Citizen Science
Jussi-Pekka Hakkarainen, National Library of Finland, Finland
Abstract & Profile
Presentation (PDF)
16:00-16:25 Room: Level 0, Conference Room 81 (A)
1.2 Evaluating Open Source Software – A New Library System for Finnish Libraries in Sight
Petteri Kivimäki, National Library of Finland, Finland
Abstract & Profile
Presentation (PDF)
15:30-16:30 Session 2: Linked Open Data. Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (B)
Chair: Kristiina Hormia-Poutanen, National Library of Finland
15:30-15:55 Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (B)
2.1 Insights and Outcomes from the Experience of The European Library and Research Libraries UK in Providing Linked Open Data
Nuno Freire, The European Library, The Netherlands; Michael Mertens, Research Libraries UK (RLUK), UK
Abstract & Profile
Presentation (PDF)
15:30-16:30 Session 3: Innovation. Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (C)
Chair: Wolfram Horstmann, Göttingen State and University Library
15:30-15:55 Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (C)
3.1 Innovation and Ice Cream – Leadership, Strategy and Engagement at the Heart of Innovation at the University of Manchester Library
Lorraine Joanne Beard, Nick Campbell,University of Manchester, UK
Abstract & Profile
Presentation (PDF)
16:00-16:25 Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (C)
3.2 Gamification in Academic Libraries: Level 1 – Why and the Basics of How
Adam Sofronijevic (1,2); Vesna Vuksan (1,2); Aleksandar Jerkov (1,2); Diana Parlic (2,3); Mladenn Cudanov (2)Organisation(s): 1: ‘Svetozar Markovic’ University Library, Serbia; 2: University of Belgrade, Serbia ; 3: Coca-Cola HBC, Serbia
Abstract & Profile
Presentation (PDF)
15:30-16:30 Session 4: Open Access. Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (D)
Chair: Izaskun Lacunza, LIBER
15:30-15:55 Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (D)
4.1 Whose Property Is It Anyway? Part 1: How Do Changes to UK Copyright Law Enhance Access to Research and Stimulate Green Open Access to Scholarly Research Outputs?
Laurence Bebbington, University of Aberdeen, UK
Abstract & Profile
Presentation (PDF)
16:00-16:25 Room: Level 0, Conference Room 081 (D)
4.2 Whose Property Is It Anyway? Part 2: The Challenges in Supporting the UK’s Main Research Funder Agendas which Seek to Ensure that the Outputs from Publicly-Funded Research are Published Open Access
Chris Banks, Imperial College London, UK
Abstract & Profile
Presentation (PDF)
16:30-17:30 Room: Level 1, Concert Hall
Special Open Session
Horizon 2020: Opportunities for Research Libraries
PanellistsSusan Reilly, LIBER, The Netherlands
Jarkko Siren, European Commission, Belgium
Lars Bjørnshauge, SPARC Europe
Giannis Tsakonas, University of Patras, Greece
Chair: Paul Ayris, UCL (University College London), UK
19:30-23:00 Conference Dinner
Riga Latvian Society House Grand Hall, Merķeļa iela 13, Riga