The seminar will take place on Tuesday, January 22nd 2013 and will be webcast live from New York, Amsterdam and Oxford. It will be split into two segments:
Part 1: Building Networks | 8:00-10:00 EST / 13:00-15:00 GMT
This session will focus on the ways in which these relationships are formed and maintained, and how they are changing the nature of scholarly relationships.
Part 2: Evaluating Network Relationships | 10:30-12:30 EST / 15:30-17:30 GMT
Altmetrics is one of the most explosive areas of interest in bibliometric analysis and is increasing in importance. This session will explore the related areas of altmetrics, contributorship and the culture of reference.
Dr William Gunn, Head of Academic Outreach, Mendeley
Professor Jeremy Frey, Head of Physical Chemistry, Southampton University
Dr Heather Piwowar, Postdoc at Duke University, ImpactStory
Gregg Gordon, President and CEO, Social Science Research Network
Dr Gudmundur Thorisson, Research Associate, University of Leicester
Kelli Barr, Graduate Research Assistant, Center for Study of Interdisciplinarity, University of North Texas
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Link to A/V Available At
How virtual science communities are transforming academic research