ECDL 2006 - 10th European Conference on Digital Libraries
by M.Felisa Verdejo
The tenth European Conference on Digital Libraries was held at the University of Alicante, Spain from September 17 to 22, 2006. The event was jointly organised by the University of Alicante, Miguel de Cervantes Virtual Library and Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED).
Cross-Language Evaluation Forum - CLEF 2006
by Carol Peters
The results of the seventh campaign of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum were presented at a two-and-a-half day workshop held in Alicante, Spain, 20-22 September, immediately following the tenth European Conference on Digital Libraries. The workshop was attended by over 130 researchers and system developers from academia and industry.
EPoSS - new European Technology Platform on Smart Systems Integration
by Erwin Schoitsch
The European Technology Platform on Smart Systems Integration (EPoSS) was launched in Brussels on 7th of July 2006. Information Society and Media Commissioner Viviane Reding officially opened the event and outlined in an encouraging manner the major issues to be tackled by EPoSS.
ARTEMIS Annual Conference 2006by Erwin Schoitsh
The third ARTEMIS annual conference took place in Graz, Austria on 22-24 May. The event was attended by nearly 250 delegates from European companies, representatives of SMEs, governments, academia and research Institutes.