• 08-11-2017
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Elsevier eBook Forum

You are kindly invited to the Elsevier eBook Forum

By accepting the invitation, you acknowledge that your participation in the 2017 Elsevier eBooks Forum Mauritius and acceptance of food, lodging, transportation and hospitality (i) are allowed under applicable conflict of interest and outside compensation policies and rules of your employer or institution and (ii) will not influence your recommendations to or decision-making on behalf of your employer or institution with respect to awarding business to Elsevier. For more information, see the Reed Elsevier Code of Ethics and Business Conduct.

Who should attend?

  • Library directors
  • Research decision makers
  • Library and information practitioners, especially those working with e-resources

The forum agenda:

Session

Time

Topic

Possible Speaker

Registration

08h00

Registration

 

Opening

09h00

Welcome message from the Host

Professor Dhanjay JHURRY, CSK

Vice-Chancellor, University of Mauritius

Ishwarduth (Raj) Dassyne

Chief Librarian, University of Mauritius

09h30

Setting the Scene (1) – Engagement Style and Setup

Mohamed Khairy

Regional Manager, Elsevier

09h45

Setting the Scene (2) – What to expect

 

Tea

10h00

Tea

 

Information Session

10h15

A Journey in Books Publishing – What is New and What is Important

Sumita Singh

Managing Director, Elsevier

Case Study

11h00

University of Johannesburg Library  - A Success Story

Janina Van der Westhuizen

Technical Services Manager, University of Johannesburg

11h45

Questions time

 

 

12h15

Lunch

 

Case Study

13h30

Moving from Print to Electronic in Academic Libraries — A Timely Consideration

Mohamed Khairy

Regional Manager, Elsevier

 

14h00

Case Activities

 

Case Study

14h30

The Colorado Alliance - When Critical Mass Is Key

Mohamed Khairy

Regional Manager, Elsevier

 

15h00

Case Activities

 

Tea

15h30

Tea

 

Information Session

16h00

Topic Pages - Improving the Speed, Selectivity, and Serendipity of Research

Sumita Singh

Managing Director, Elsevier

 

16h45

Questions time

 

Close

17h00

Close

Ishwarduth (Raj) Dassyne

Chief Librarian, University of Mauritius

Date: 8th of November 2017
Time: 08.00 - 16.00
Venue: University of Mauritius

 

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