We are glad to announce that BOBCATSSS 2023 (25-27 January 2023) will be for the first time in Norway!
Main organizer of the Conference will be Oslo Metropolitan University, Department of Archivistics, Library and Information Science.
In that year’s Open call for the BOBCATSSS organizers we received two very strong candidatures.
BOBCATSSS 2021 was a virtual edition, due to the COVID-19 worldwide crisis. The host were Porto Polytechnic (ISCAP). The virtual event was interesting and inspiring, but all participants wish to be in a beautiful Portugal…
In connection with that, BOBCATSSS Association Board, based on the receiving application, decided BOBCATSSS 2024 to be in Coimbra, Portugal!
Main organizer of BOBCATSSS 2024 will be Department of Philosophy, Communication and Information (Information Section), Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Coimbra, Portugal.
It is open for anyone to participate with a low threshold – just come. There is a (remote) chance of voting for the new board members. In order to be allowed to vote (not only to participate), please register to me paavo dot arvola at tuni dot fi, with your name and affiliation on or before January 20th.
Welcome (chair: Paavo Arvola)
Review of the activities in 2020 (chair: Paavo Arvola)
Web page and other media
Strategic and action plan
Suggestion: new board starts annually after the BC conference
Board election for EUCLID/Bobcatsss Association Candidates and board size (currently 7)
Future BOBCATSSS Bobcatsss 2022. Open call for organizing BOBCATSSS 2023
BOBCATSSS 2021 Virtual Conference with main Theme “Digital Transformation” (21-22 January 2021)is jointly organized by the Porto Accounting and Business School – Porto Polytechnic (ISCAP), Portugal, University of Leon, Spain and University of Library Studies and Information Technologies (ULSIT), Sofia, Bulgaria. The 29th conference of BOBCATSSS will be virtual edition, due to the COVID-19 worldwide crisis. The conference aims to connect theoretical approaches and professional practices by addressing the DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION from the perspective of LIS community, information managers, librarians, and archivists. Sub-themes, Important Dates, Guidelines and Technical Requirements for Types of Contributions and information about Submission and Registration are available at BOBCATSSS 2021 website: https://bobcatsss2021.sciencesconf.org/. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, Twitter – Facebook.
BOBCATSSS2021 will be held in Porto, Portugal. It is jointly organized by the Porto Accounting and Business School at Polytechnic of Porto, University of Library Studies and Information Technologies (ULSIT), Sofia, Bulgaria and University of Leon, Spain.
30 January 2020. Tania Todorova and Denitsa Krumova presents Bobcatsss2020 in Paris – Information Management, Fake News and Disinformation at Niki Kunchev Show, Darik radio, Sofia.
In the talk, Tania and Denitsa highlights the main Theme of Bobcatsss 2020 “Information Management, Fake News and Disinformation” and the different aspects presented by keynote speakers – M. Fontanin, Vincent Nozick and Rose-Marie Farinella. They underlined the professional collaborative work of the organizing teams from Université Gustave Eiffel, managed by Joumana Boustany, and University of Library Studies and Information Technologies, Sofia, Bulgaria on preparation of that 28th edition. They summarized the international scope of the event (more than 230 participants from 20 countries), the hospitality of the Université Gustave Eiffel, and the role of BOBCATSSS Association (A.K.A. EUCLID – European Association of Library and Information Science Education and Research). Tania announced the in-coming BOBCATSSS 2021 in Porto, Portugal. With the main Theme “Digital Transformation”, it will organize by Polytechnic of Porto (ISCAP – Accounting and Business School), University of Library Studies and Information Technologies, Sofia and University of Leon, Spain.