CALIBER (Convention on Automation of Libraries in Education and Research Institutions) is an annual convention, organised by INFLIBNET Centre in collaboration with different universities. CALIBER 2009 is 16th CALIBER in the series and 7th International CALIBER which will be held in collaboration with Pondicherry University during 25-27 Feb 2009 in Pondicherry, India.
CALIBER 2009 offers a unique opportunity to information professionals and knowledge managers to expand their horizons and extend professional expertise. It is a focused event that addresses latest trends on an important theme and sub themes. CALIBER brings together practitioners and academicians in the field of library and information science and computer science from across the world. Leading experts, IT gurus, and vendors from around the globe participate in the event. CALIBER has proved to be a forum for renowned and trend-setting speakers to stimulate strategic discussions among librarians, information specialists, publishers from all over the country and beyond.
The theme of CALIBER-2009 is "E-Content Management: Challenges and Strategies". Effective and efficient content management is bloodline of a scientific and technical organisation. It enables ease of use, interactive communication and effective delivery of content. The conference would provide opportunities to information professionals to deliberate on content management software, tools, technology, and strategies, standards and protocol, Web 2.0 and E-publishing. The tutorials by well-known experts will equip information professionals with the necessary skills to become active players in content management projects. With experienced speakers drawn from different programmes and major initiatives, CALIBER- 2009 promises to be an important event essential for everyone with special interest in content management.