4th North American Symposium on Knowledge Organization (May 13-14, 2013)

Written on 07/02/2013. Filed under Conferences, Events, Member Activity, Publications.

NASKO 2013: Transition Cultures, Transition KO: Evolving Exploration, Critical Reflection, and Practical Work

IOrg hosted the 4th North American Symposium on Knowledge Organization, the biennial conference of ISKO-Canada/United States, on May 13-14, 2013 at the UWM Continuing Education Center in downtown Milwaukee.


Of the 26 papers presented at the conference, IOrg authors produced 3 of the 4 top-ranked papers.
These will be published in *KNOWLEDGE ORGANIZATION* in July 2013.
The three winning papers are:

  • Christine Marchese and Richard P. Smiraglia. Boundary Objects: CWA, an HR Firm, and Emergent Vocabulary. 18 pages. 3128 words. 5 references.
  • Melodie Fox and Austin Reece. The Impossible Decision: Social Tagging and Derrida’s Deconstructed Hospitality. 19 pages 4637 words. 14 references.
  • Richard P. Smiraglia. IS FRBR A Domain? Domain Analysis Applied to the Literature of The FRBR Family of Conceptual Models. 24 pages. 3987 words. 5 references.