[Asis-l] [SIGMETRICS] Register for "Mapping Knowledge Domains" -- the upcoming Sackler Colloquium

Richard Hill rhill at asis.org
Mon Apr 14 13:26:13 EDT 2003

[Forwarded.  Dick Hill]

Dear Colleagues:

On behalf of the National Academy of Sciences I am inviting you to register
for the upcoming Sackler colloquium entitled "Mapping Knowledge Domains" to
be held in Irvine, CA on May 9-11, 2003.  Colloquium speakers will present
state-of-the-art research on databases, formats, and access; data analysis
algorithms; visualization and interaction methods; and promising

Using a database of several years of publications in the Proceedings of the
National Academy of Sciences, participants will illustrate and compare the
use of their techniques, algorithms, and approaches by identifying
aggregates of research areas, experts, institutions, grants, publications,
and journals, by finding the interconnections among these, by tracking the
speed and growth of scientific subfields, and by exploring social networking
that underlies scientific progress.  The registration fee includes meals,
transportation between the Beckman Center and colloquium hotel, sessions and

Please feel free to share this invitation with your colleagues, graduate
students and post-docs.  There is some limited financial support available
for graduate students.

More information, including the preliminary program and registration forms
are on the web at:


or contact:

Miriam Glaser Heston
Program Officer for the Colloquium Series
National Academy of Sciences
500 Fifth Street NW, NAS146
Washington, DC  20001
Phone:  202.334.2445
Fax:  202.334.1927
E-mail:  mheston at nas.edu

This promises to be an exciting and stimulating event.  We hope you can

forwarded by:

Eugene Garfield, PhD.  email: garfield at codex.cis.upenn.edu
home page: www.eugenegarfield.org
Tel: 215-243-2205 Fax 215-387-1266
President, The Scientist LLC. www.the-scientist.com
Chairman Emeritus, ISI www.isinet.com
Past President, American Society for Information Science and Technology
(ASIS&T)  www.asis.org

Executive Director
American Society for Information Science and Technology
1320 Fenwick Lane, Suite 510
Silver Spring, MD  20910
FAX: (301) 495-0810
PHONE: (301) 495-0900


More information about the Asis-l mailing list