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Conference programme and schedule

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Speakers' biographiesAbstracts | Conference proceedings (VTT Symposium 267)

Conference programme and schedule: June 10, 2010 (subject to change) |  Exhibition with product reviews

JUNE 10, 2010, time PROGRAMME
8.00 - 9.00 Registration and coffee/tea
Session chairman: Erkki KM Leppävuori, President and CEO, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
9.00 - 9.10 Welcome from the hostsMarjut Kokko, Chairman of the Board, Finnish Information Specialists
9.10 - 9.25 Welcome from the hosts: What is information worth - the value of information in the innovation process; Erkki KM Leppävuori, President and CEO, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
9.25 - 10.10 Opening keynote address: In search for continuous renewal; Mikko Kosonen, President, Sitra, the Finnish Innovation Fund
10.10 - 10.40 Break & exhibition
Session chairman: Erkki KM Leppävuori, President and CEO, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
10.40 - 11.05 Case KONE; Jussi Oijala, Senior Vice President, Global Technology, KONE Corporation
11.05 - 11.30 New information literacy - perspective of small and medium-sized enterprises; Mika Waris, Director of Marketing and Business Services, National Board of Patents and Registration of Finland
11.30 - 12.00 Innovation landscapes for Tekes programmes; Raine Hermans, Director, Impact analysis, Tekes, the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation, and Laura Ruotsalainen, Information analyst, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
12.00 - 12.15 Buffer time
12.15 - 13.30 Lunch & exhibition
Session chairman: Pam Bjornson, President, NRC-CISTI, the National Research Council Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information
13.30 - 14.10 Keynote address: Towards smart service: KISTI intelligent system using semantic web technology ; Hee-Yoon Choi, Director General, Knowledge Information Center, Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information
14.10 - 14.35 Smart Labs for smart people: New ways to collect, curate and share information; Jeremy Frey, Professor, School of Chemistry,  University of Southampton
14.35 - 15.00 Virtual workflow tools to enhance the research process; Lee-Ann Coleman, Head of Scientific, Technical & Medical Information, the British Library
15.00 - 15.30 Coffee break & exhibition
15.30 - 15.55 Innovations in multimedia search and retrieval: Behrooz Chitsaz, Director of Intellectual Property, Microsoft Corporation
15.55 - 16.20 Sovereign within a Sovereign. Library of Congress online: Classification for a gateway to web resources? Jolande Goldberg, Senior Cataloging Policy Specialist, Library of Congress, USA
16.20 - 16.45 Closing keynote address: Accelerating scientific discovery through openness and collaboration; Jay Katzen, Managing Director, Academic and Government Products, Elsevier Science and Technology Division
16.45 - 17.00 Closing address of the day; Wendy Warr, President, Wendy Warr & Associates
18.30  Conference dinner

Conference programme and schedule: June 11, 2010 (subject to change) |  Exhibition with product reviews

JUNE 11, 2010, time PROGRAMME
8.00 - 8.45 Morning coffee/tea
Session chairman: Brian Hitson, Associate Director, U.S. Dept. of Energy's Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI)
8.45 - 9.25 Keynote address: Making open science real; Adam Bly, Founder and CEO, Seed Media Group
9.25 - 9.45 Demand- and user-driven innovation policy - content and actions; Petri Lehto, Head of Division, Finnish Ministry of Employment and the Economy, Innovation department
9.45 - 11.00 Future of information in research and innovation - interactive session
Moderator: Bernard Dumouchel, ICSTI; participants: Richard Boulderstone, the British Library; Eleanor Frierson, U.S. National Agricultural Library; Roberta Shaffer, U.S. Library of Congress; R. Sivadas, Scope eKnowlege Center
11.00 - 11.30 Break & refreshments
11.30 - 12.10 Keynote address: The Fourth paradigm: Data-intensive scientific discovery; Tony Hey, Corporate Vice President of the External Research Division of Microsoft Research
12.10 - 13.00 Multilingual Presentation and Ceremony. Accelerating Discovery through Multilingual Translations; Walter Warnick, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Scientific and Technical Information, demo by Abe Lederman, Deep Web Technologies, Inc. - Ceremony featuring Walter Warnick, Richard Boulderstone, Tony Hey, Wu Yishan, Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China - ISTIC, Yuri Arsky, All-Russian Institute of Scientific and Technical Information - VINITI
13.00 - 13.15 Closing address; President, ICSTI; and ICSTI 2011 - Welcome to Beijing; Wu Yishan, ISTIC
13.15 - 14.30 Closing lunch