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University of Waikato iSchool to host ICADL 2018 in conjunction with annual meeting of the Asia-Pacific iSchools Consortium


The 20th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL) takes place November 19-22, 2018 in Hamilton, New Zealand. Hosted by the University of Waikato, the event will be co-located with the annual meeting of the Asia-Pacific iSchools Consortium and with the NZ Conference on Computer-Human Interaction (CHINZ). The juxtaposition of events is expected to attract a diverse group of academic and professional community members from all parts of the world to exchange their knowledge, experience and practices in digital libraries, and other related fields.

The main theme of ICADL 2018 is “Maturity and Innovation in Digital Libraries.” The conference invites high-quality, original research papers as well as practitioner papers identifying research problems and future directions. All topics in digital libraries will be given equal consideration with submissions on the conference theme especially welcome. View the papers call for details. The 2018 proceedings will be published as part of Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science series (LNCS).

Hamilton, New Zealand, is a city of 140,000 people centered on the Waikato River in the heart of New Zealand’s rolling pastures. Its small, bustling downtown boasts river views and a stunning city park complex of themed gardens and river walks.

More conference details can be found on ICDAL website. The deadline for workshop proposals is June 1; paper submissions are due June 22, 2018.