[Sigpub-l] ASIS&T AM Program now online
rhill at asis.org
Tue Jul 7 15:13:34 EDT 2009
The preliminary program for the ASIST Annual Meeting,
Thriving on Diversity - Information Opportunities in a Pluralistic World,
November 6-11, 2009, Hyatt Regency Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
is now available and registration is open at
- 45 contributed papers
- 44 reviewed panel sessions
New feature: An Industry Session on Monday morning comprises two parts:
the first, Eyes on the Future: Trends in Information Technology, presents a panel
of leaders from industry; the second, A Glimpse of the Cutting Edge in Information Applications,
will focus on product demonstrations.
- Opening Plenary Session on Sunday afternoon is Tim Bray, currently Director of Web Technologies at Sun Microsystems.
- Wednesday plenary will be a Pecha Kucha session, Diversity in Digital Information Environments: Opportunity or Chaos?
with Grant Campbell, Andrew Dillon, Allison Druin, Gary Marchionini, Cathy Marshall, Candy Schwartz and Elaine Toms.
Pre-conference seminars are Fri, Nov. 6, and Saturday, Nov. 7. http://www.asis.org/Conferences/AM09/seminars.html
See you in Vancouver!
American Society for Information Science and Technology
1320 Fenwick Lane, Suite 510
Silver Spring, MD 20910
FAX: (301) 495-0810
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