Indexing for All

Providing Opportunities through Indexing and Bibliography

ASAIB ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2015

Willows Country Lodge

Corner Botterklapper & Nentabos Street, Pretoria

21 & 22 May 2015

Programme

21 May 2015

08:30-09:00

Registration

 

Session 1

 

Chairperson: Ms K McGuirk

 

09:00-09:15

Welcome

Marlene Burger (ASAIB Chairperson)

09:15-09:45

What is available for indexers and bibliographers in South Africa?

Marlene Burger

09:45-10:15

Who are you indexing for? The information literate of the 21st century

Nicotline Wessels (Unisa)

10:15-10:45

Printed African vernacular literature before and round 1960: Information retrieval and other things

Peter Duncan (Wits)

 

TEA

 

Session 2 

 

Chairperson: Ms M du Preez

 

11:15-12:00

Parallel workshops:

Workshop 1: SEO (search engine optimisation)

Workshop 2: Bibliographic critters

 

Jenny de Wet (Freelancer)

Marlene Burger

12:00-12:30

E-information

Dr David Bate

 

 

LUNCH

 

Session 3

 

Chairperson: Jenny de Wet

 

13:30-14:00

One muddle too far: revisionist art theory and the classification of images

Nic Coetzee (Unisa)

14:00-14:30

Access to figurines

Adri Humphreys (Unisa)

14:30-15:00

Astronomy and satellite tracking

 

Samantha Bennett (NRF/SAAO)

15:00-15:15

Health break

 

15:15-

16:00

ASAIB AGM

Chaired by: Marlene Burger

16:15-16:30

ASAIB Awards for Best Indexer and Bibliographer 2014

Antoinette Kotze (NLSA)

16:30

Çhatworking

  • Your chance to network with other delegates
  • Fingerfood and juice
  • Cash bar

 

 

 

 

22 May 2015

08:30-09:00

Registration

 

Session 1: 

 

Chairperson: Peter Duncan

 

09:00-09:30

The young African mind in indexing

Tebogo Moselakgomo (NLSA)

09:30-10:00

Discussion: The issue of  African languages

Panel: Jenny de Wet, Winnie Ramugondo, Tebogo Moselakgomo

10:00-10:30

The indexing landscape of South African school textbooks

Hannalie Knoetze (Unisa)

 

TEA

 

Session 2: 

 

Chairperson: Tebogo Moselakgomo

 

11:15-11:45

INIS: an international information system for nuclear energy

Toy Scheepers (NECSA)

11:45-12:30

Parallel workshops:

Workshop 3: Thesauri > taxonomies, folksonomies, etc

Workshop 4: Getting easy with the data structure for periodicals indexing on ISAP (index to South African Periodicals)

 

Madely du Preez (Unisa)

 

Antoinette Kotze (NLSA)

 

 

LUNCH

 

Session 3:

 

Chairperson: Winnie Ramugondo

 

13:30-14:15

Connecting with publishers

Jenny de Wet

14:15-14:45

Relevance of authority files in name indexing

Dr Hester Marais (Unisa)

14:45-15:30

Open discussion on indexing issues

Chaired by Marlene Burger

15:30-15.45

Closure

 

 

 

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