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programme 2013


The esss 2013 starts with a Tutorial day. Then two conference-like introductory days addressing a broader audience are followed by three days with seminars, individual hands-on sessions and teamwork in small groups.

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Programme Overview

 
September 8th

Tutorial Day


  Conference
September 9th Conference day 1:
Introduction to Scientometrics:
Theoretical and Practical Aspects
September 10th Conference day 2
Individual and Institutional Evaluation

  Seminars
September 11th Seminars day 1

September 12th

Seminars day 2

September 13th Seminars day 3
Workshop: Contribution to Research Evaluation





Programme

September 8th:
Tutorial Day
13.00-14.30

Bibliometric Crash Course
Wolfgang Glänzel, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,  Belgium / Juan Gorraiz, Bibliometrics Department, University of Vienna, Austria / Christian Gumpenberger, Bibliometrics Department, University of Vienna, Austria / Stefan Hornbostel, Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ), Germany / Sybille Hinze, Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ), Germany

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Database Tutorials:

14.30-15.15

Navigation, Search and Analysis Features of the Web of Knowledge Platform
Tihomir Tsenkulovski, Customer Education Specialist TR

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15.15-16.00

Scopus: a Tool for Bibliometricians
Arthur Eger, Elsevier

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September 9th:
Introduction to Scientometrics: Theoretical and Practical Aspects
09.00-09.10 Welcome and Opening Remarks
09.10-09.55

History and Institutionalization of Scientometrics
Stefan Hornbostel, Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ), Germany / Wolfgang Glänzel, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,  Belgium

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09.55-10.40

Scientometric Indicators in Use: an Overview
Sybille Hinze, Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ), Germany

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10.40-11.00 Coffee break
11.00-12.00

Mathematical Foundation of Scientometrics
Wolfgang Glänzel, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,  Belgium

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12.00-13.00 Lunch break
13.00-13.45

Journal-Level Classifications - Current State of the Art
Éric Archambault, Science-Metrix, Canada

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13.45-14.30

Bibliometric Methods for Subject Delineation
Wolfgang Glänzel, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,  Belgium / Bart Thijs, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Dept MSI, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

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14.30-15.00 Coffee break
15.00-15.45

The Application of Network Analysis in Science Studies: Common Theoretical Background for Broad Applications
Bart Thijs, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Dept MSI, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

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15.45-16.30

Policy Use of Bibliometric Evaluation and its Repercussions on the Scientific Community
Koenraad Debackere, Katholieke Universiteit (K.U.) Leuven

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September 10th:
Individual and Institutional Evaluation
09.00-09.45

Evaluating Research-Performing People and Institutions: Bibliometrics in Context
Erik Arnold,
Technopolis, Germany

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09.45-10.30

Advanced Bibliometric Methods for Evaluation, Ranking and Mapping of Scientific Research and its Institutions
Anthony van Raan, CWTS - Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, The Netherlands

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10.30-11.00 Coffee break
11.00-11.45 New Developments in Bibliometrics and Research Assessment
Henk Moed, Senior Scientific Advisor, Elsevier


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11.45-12.30

An Exploration of German Research University Collaboration and Comparative Analysis of Publication Output and Impact: Collaboration between German Universities, German-European Collaboration and German-International (outside Europe)
Jeff Clovis, Senior Director, Customer Education & Sales Support, Scientific & Scholarly Research, Scientific, Thomson Reuters

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12.30-13.30 Lunch break
13.30-14.15

Research Evaluation at the University of Zurich
Hans-Dieter Daniel, University of Zurich, Switzerland

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14.15-15.00

Off to New Horizons: the Crucial Role of Libraries in Bibliometric Analyses
Juan Gorraiz, Bibliometrics Department, University of Vienna, Austria / Christian Gumpenberger, Bibliometrics Department, University of Vienna, Austria

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15.00-15.30 Coffee break
15.30-16.15 The Role of Indicators in Informed Peer Review: Practical Observations
Rainer Lange, German Council of Science and Humanities (Wissenschaftsrat), Germany

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16.15-17.00

Bibliometric Agora
Chair: Stefan Hornbostel, Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ), Germany
Panelists: Rainer Lange, Hans-Dieter Daniel


September 11th:
Seminars Day 1
09.00-10.00 Data Cleaning and Processing
Matthias Winterhager, Bielefeld University, Institute of Science and Technology Studies (IWT), Germany

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10.00-11.00 Author Identification
Wolfgang Glänzel, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,  Belgium

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11.00-11.15 Coffee break
11.15-12.30 Validating Publication Data: Objectives, Tools, Processes and Results
Marion Schmidt, Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ), Germany

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12.30-13.30 Lunch break
13.30-17.00 Impact Measures - Hands-on Session
Wolfgang Glänzel, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,  Belgium / Juan Gorraiz, Bibliometrics Department, University of Vienna, Austria

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18.30-
21.30
Social Event
Berlin boat tour on the Spree river
 
September 12th:
Seminars Day 2
09.00-10.00 Subject Normalization for Citation Analysis
Wolfgang Glänzel, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,  Belgium

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10.00-11.00 The Funding Acknowledgements in the Thomson Reuters Database: Potentials and Problems of a New Bibliometric Data Source
Daniel Sirtes, Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ), Germany

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11.00-11.15 Coffee break
11.15-12.15

Research Collaboration Measured by Co-Authorship
Wolfgang Glänzel, Centre for R&D Monitoring (ECOOM), Katholieke Universiteit Leuven,  Belgium

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12.15-13.15 Lunch break
13.15-16.30 Mapping Science (on the Basis of Bibexcel Software)
Olle Persson, Sociology Department, Umeå universitet, Sweden

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19.00 Dinner
Gerichtslaube
 
September 13th:
Seminars Day 3
09.00-12.15 Workshop: Contribution to Research Evaluation 1
12.15-13.30 Lunch break
13.30-16.00 Workshop: Contribution to Research Evaluation 2




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