Call for proposals

We look forward to receiving your proposal and hope you will be able to join us in Rome in September.
Blue Growth: Motivating Innovations in Aquatic Information Management

Some potential topics:

  • Sustainable information management
  • Resources to enable information security
  • Managing scientific data
  • Innovations in library user services to support Blue Growth
  • Creative uses of technology
  • Channels for sharing ideas and innovations
  • Keeping IAMSLIC relevant
  • Successful library partnerships
Please send your abstracts by April 30, 2015.

  • An abstract is required for consideration by the committee.
  • Oral presentations are typically allotted 20 minutes, not including questions.
  • Submissions may be for papers, posters, workshops or panel sessions.
  • Conference registration is required in order to present an accepted paper.
  • All submissions will be reviewed for relevance to the conference theme, potential interest of the topic for members, and appropriateness of format.
  • Abstracts must be received by April 30, 2015┬áto receive priority consideration with the committee’s responses following in approximately 30 days.

Proposals for papers, posters, workshops and panel discussions must include:


Your Title:




Phone Number:



Title of Presentation:



Type of presentation:

  1. Paper
  2. Panel discussion
  3. Poster
  4. Workshop

Indicate AV/Computer equipment needed:

  1. Computer Graphic Display (i.e. PowerPoint presentation)
  2. Overhead projector (for transparencies)
  3. Other (specify):

Please email this information to Kris Anderson, President Elect and Conference Convenor (