Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Four Items

First, a reminder that the deadline for submission of proposals for the First Global South IS Conference, to be held in Menton, France in November-December, is fast approaching: September 1st, 2012 (at the latest). Please send proposals and questions to the conference chair,  imad.mansour@sciences-po.org. Additional information about the meeting is available at  http://gscis.blogspot.com/2012/06/normal-0-microsoftinternetexplorer4.html.

Second, the Summer 2012 newsletter is out and can be accessed at http://www.isanet.org/global_south_caucus/2011/04/global-south-newsletter.html. Special feature: Informative synopses of Virtual panel and roundtable presentations at San Diego!

Third, the generic website has been completely updated. If anyone finds any glitches/bad links, please be sure to email me.

Finally, the deadline for the selection of the 2013  Distinguished Scholar nominee is tomorrow, 15th at midnight (members only vote). The choice will be put up on the blog on the 16th.

Thank you and hope your summer is going along well.