The International Conference in Trends for Scientific Information Professionals
Habitual attendees say that "it is the meeting to which they go to spot the trends, as well as the meeting that provides unparalleled opportunities for networking" Trends and networking will be high on the Nice agenda in October 2008.
The ICIC meeting covers trends in the field of scientific and professional information with an impressive line-up of significant figures in the information world. Among the topics that will be covered and discussed by the 22+ speakers are:
- Tools for Competitive Intelligence (e.g., mining tools, visualisation tools, analysis tools, etc)
- Challenges for the information community over the next five years
- Changes in the information environment for patents, innovation and intellectual property
- Trends in Search Engines and Information Retrieval (also see)
- Case Studies in Data and Content Integration