Dear Colleagues,
Just a quick reminder that the absolute deadline for responses to the Call for Papers for the 2015 ICIC meeting in Vienna is 28 FEBRUARY 2015. If you wish to submit a presentation for consideration, please do so as soon as possible. Details may be sent in the first instance to Christoph Haxel (c@haxel.com).
We focus on the latest trends in the patent and STI community, such as:
  • Future role of professional information specialists and providers
  • Collaboration or data collection via social media
  • Asian patent and scientific information Patent and scientific information in the cloud
  • Trends in dissemination of patent information from national and international patent offices
  • Implications for the information community of mergers and acquisition in the chemical and pharma domains
  • Experiences in out-sourcing search or data compilation
  • New devices and new subscription model. Information anywhere anytime, on any device
  • Impact of new entrants such as Amazon and Google; co-operation, or competition?
  • Digital workplace of the future for end users and professional users.
  • Trends in the area of chemical and pharmaceutical information
  • Innovation and organisation of in-house information services
We focus more on the future and a little less about what is available now.
The text of the Call for Papers is at: http://www.haxel.com/icic/2015/submit
Thank you for your attention
Dr Christoph Haxel