2nd International Conference and Trade Fair
„Altmetrics: What comes after classical bibliometrics?“
University of Regensburg
September 24 – 26, 2014
The university library Regensburg is hosting the 2nd International Scientometrics Conference and Trade Fair “Scientometrics2014” from September 24th to 26th. 2014. The conference focuses on the relationship between classical scientometrics and new forms such as altmetrics.
Web2.0 is changing academic communication. Can scientometrics keep pace? Where and how can scientometric procedures be utilized in future? How will additional procedures regarding altmetrics be developed and applied in order to illustrate this transition in the age of digital change? This exciting and innovative subject will be discussed during the conference.
The conference is addressed to bibliometricians, librarians, scientists from all fields, information providers and decision makers in science and research.
The presentations and conference workshops will be held in both German and English.
Photo reproduced with kind permission from Helmut Koch.