Finally, I don’t have to miss out on half of the International Broadcasting Conference  <>

IBC returns to the RAI Centre in Amsterdam this year, with the conference opening on 11 September and the exhibition running from 12 to 16 September. Check your diary now!

which has a habit of being scheduled with Rosh haShana in the middle, and of course lasting a week it includes a Shabbat too; this time between Sep. 11th to 16th, all there is to miss is the Shabbat session.

Also Euroia , albeit with much on the intersting stuff being discussed on Shabbat, will happen early enough before Rosh haShana to allow me to get back to Israel, or maybe this time be in Uman, for the Holiday:

Europe’s Fourth

Information Architecture Summit

EuroIA invites your participation to this premier European event on Information Architecture.

Join us in Amsterdam, Netherlands September 26-27, 2008, for two incredible days of presentations, panels, and networking with information architects from across Europe and around the world.

This year we will explore the theme of “Redrawing the Map”, both between countries and online – from forging new international alliances to adapting traditional deliverables to the needs of a Web 2.0 world.

Who should participate?
  • Anyone concerned with the design of navigation, organization, labeling, and search systems that help people find and manage information more successfully.
  • Librarians, webmasters, and content owners responsible for creating taxonomies and information architectures.
  • Application Developers who design web and software solutions and select the technologies and staff to support them.
  • Project and business managers needing to understand the benefits and challenges of information architectures in electronic information spaces.
Frequently asked questions

“Redrawing the Map” is organised under the auspices of the European Chapter of ASIS&T (