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ELECTRONIC RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
A Solution with Its Own Challenges

University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
August 16-17, 2007


PROGRAMME

Thursday, August 16
08:00 Registration opens
09:15 Opening Remarks
09:45 Plenary Session: Background Development of ERMs (Kimberly PARKER)
10:45 Break
11:00 Connecting ERMs and Usage Statistics (Oliver PESCH)
11:45 Vendor Showcase
12:30 Lunch
13:30 ERMs in Large Institution Organizations (Wilhelm WIDMARK; Rochelle BALLARD and Jennifer LANG)
14:45 ERMs in a Consortium (Richard BURKE)
15:20 Break
15:35 ERMs in African Libraries (Dorette SNYMAN)
16:15 Sharing the Experience: Group Discussion
17:00 UWC campus & Library Tour
17:30 Reception
19:00 End Day 1
 
Friday, August 17
09:00 Licenses and ERMs (Brian GREEN; Alicia WISE)
10:20 Break
10:35 Alternative Solutions to ERMs for Managing E-Resources (Dalene HAWTHORNE and Jennifer WATSON, presented by Kimberly PARKER)
11:15 Future of ERMs (Ted FONS, presented by Sergey OBOLONSKY; Ted KOPPEL, presented by Robert BLEY)
12:25 Wrap-up Day 2
12:30 End of the Program and box lunch

Transportation to and from the conference venue will be provided with the following schedule:

August 16
8:00 - Coaches leave the PortsWood Hotel for the University of the Western Cape (UWC)

19:00 - Coaches leave UWC for the PortsWood Hotel
 
August 17
8:00 - Coaches leave the PortsWood Hotel for UWC

13:00 - Coaches leave UWC for the PortsWood Hotel

The pickup at the PortsWood Hotel will be just outside of the reception.  The PortsWood, Commodore, and Breakwater Lodge are all next to each other, and the more expensive V&A Waterfront hotels are within a 10-20 minute walk of the PortsWood.

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