NACLIN 2020 Virtual, Interactive Conference

23rd National Convention on Knowledge, Library  and Information Networking - NACLIN 2020 

    September 22, 2020 (Tuesday)

   Tutorial -I :   Cyber Security : Issues & Challenges for LIS Professionals by Mr. Nitish Chandan, Manager-Training and Policy (Data Privacy, Investigations and Technology Law Specialist), Cyber Peace Foundation, Ranchi

   Tutorial -II :   Digital Archiving, Preservation and Conservation of Library Resources by Mrs. Maria Ana Paiva, Librarian Grade I, Krishnadas Shama Goa State Central Library, Panaji, Goa

   Tutorial -II :   Digitisation: Live Demonstration by Mr. Manish Chhabra, Managing Director, Vikmans, New Delhi

    September 23, 2020 (Wednesday)

Technical Session I: Enabling Technologies and Trends  

Keynote Presentation : Voice Computing : Implications for Libraries by Nicole Hennig, formerly Head, User Experience Dept., MIT Libraries, USA and author of the book “Keeping Up with Emerging Technologies: Best Practices for Information Professionals (Video Lecture Recording)

Technical Session II: Knowledge Management, Open Source Tools and Open Data  

Keynote Paper : Reflections on Knowledge Creation and Digital Asset Management Aspects of the Knowledge Centre by Dr. Vivek N. Patkar, Independent Researcher, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Keynote Presentation : Building Bridges and Opening Channels for a World of Open Data: How can Library Ecosystem Respond? by Dr. Usha Mujoo Munshi, Chief Librarian, India International Centre, New Delhi

Keynote Presentation : Open Source Software for Libraries by Mr. Vinod Kumar Mishra, Assistant Librarian, Biju Patnaik Central Library, NIT Rourkela, Sundergadh, Odisha

Technical Session III: Library Services during Covid 19 Pandemic  

Keynote Presentation : Opportunities for Practising Emotional Intelligence by Library Leaders during the Covid 19 Crisis by Dr. Dilara Begum, Associate Professor & Chairperson, Dept. of Information Studies & Librarian (Acting), East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Contributed Presentation : Creation and Utilisation of E-School Library Services during Covid 19 Pandemic by Mr. Rajesh Sharma, Librarian, Kendriya Vidyalaya Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh

Contributed Presentation : The Provision of Digital Library Services in Responding to the COVID 19 Pandemic : A Case Study of NASSDOC, ICSSR by Dr. Ramesh Yernagula, Director (Documentation), NASSDOC, ICSSR, New Delhi.

Contributed Presentation : Reimagining Libraries after COVID 19 by Mrs. Manju Kant, Library Consultant and Ms. Sadhana, Library Intern, AICTE, New Delhi.

Technical Session IV: Disaster Management in Libraries by Mrs. Heather Brown, Assistant Director, Artlab Australia, Adelaide and Dr. Achal Pandya, H.O.D. (Conservation) and Associate Professor (Museology and Conservation), Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi  

Keynote Presentation : Next Generation Library Leadership by Prof. (Dr.) Ramesh C. Gaur, Dean & Director (Library & Information) & Head, Kalanidhi Division, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi

    September 24, 2020 (Thursday)

Technical Session V: Public Libraries  

Keynote Presentation : Is it Possible to create a Public Library Map for India?: A Discussion of Issues by Dr. P. R. Goswami, Former Director, (Library and Information), IGNCA & CSL, Govt. of India, New Delhi

Keynote Paper : Re-Envisioning Public Libraries of the Future by Dr. B. Shadrach, Adviser: Skills, Commonwealth of Learning, Canada

Keynote Presentation : Public Library Service at Krishnadas Shama Goa State Central Library by Dr. Carlos Fernandes, Curator, Krishnadas Shama Goa State Central Library, Panaji, Goa  

Technical Session VI: Human Resource Development in Libraries  

Keynote Presentation : Total Quality Person (TQP) by Dr. C.V. Ramanan, Director, Institute of Marketing & Management, New Delhi (Inspirational Speaker and Life Coach)  

Keynote Presentation : Communication Skills for LIS Professionals by Dr. Vijay Vancheswar, Professor, Strategy & General Management, International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi