Preliminary Conference Agenda

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This agenda is preliminary and subject to change.

 
Session Overview
Date: Sunday, 25/Mar/2018
8:00am
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5:30pm
Registration desk open
9:00am
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10:30am
Doctoral Colloquium, Part 1 of 4

This all-day event is by invitation only and is not open to observers.

Workshop 1a: iWords: Exploring the Interdisciplinary Vocabularies of Information Research
Workshop 2a: Creating and Cultivating a Scholarly Identity within Digital Worlds
Workshop 3a: Open-access mega-journals and the future of scholarly communication: Business models, peer review, and disciplinary communities
Workshop 4a: Automation and the next wave of computerisation: Sociotechnical approaches to automation, robots, machine learning and artificial intelligence
Workshop 5a: Using Reflection and Reflexivity to Enhance Information Research
     
10:30am
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11:00am
Break
11:00am
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12:30pm
Doctoral Colloquium, Part 2 of 4

This all-day event is by invitation only and is not open to observers.

Workshop 1b: iWords: Exploring the interdisciplinary vocabularies of information research
Workshop 2b: Creating and Cultivating a Scholarly Identity within Digital Worlds
Workshop 3b: Open-access mega-journals and the future of scholarly communication: Business models, peer review, and disciplinary communities
Workshop 4b: Automation and the next wave of computerisation: Sociotechnical approaches to automation, robots, machine learning and artificial intelligence
Workshop 5b: Using Reflection and Reflexivity to Enhance Information Research
     
12:30pm
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1:30pm
Lunch break (meal provided by the conference)
1:30pm
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3:30pm
Doctoral Colloquium, Part 3 of 4

This all-day event is by invitation only and is not open to observers.

iSchools Meeting 1: Regional Meeting - Asia

This meeting of iSchools Asia school heads is by invitation only.

iSchools Meeting 2: iSchools Regional Meeting - Europe

This meeting of iSchools Europe school heads is by invitation only.

iSchools Meeting 3: iSchools Regional Meeting - North America

This meeting of iSchools North America school heads is by invitation only.

Workshop 10a: BIAS – Bias in Information, Algorithms, and Systems
Workshop 6a: Now, New or Next Generation? How current iSchool studies on Research Support Services will inform Education Programs for Future Translational Data Roles
Workshop 7a: Using a qualitative lens to explore the relationships among information, people and technology: Informing iSchool research and learning and teaching
Workshop 9a: Creating Exceptional Capstone Learning Experiences
Worshop 8a: Towards Meaningful Engagement: Challenges and Opportunities to Facilitating Information Flow and Use to Support Health and Wellness
3:30pm
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4:00pm
Break
4:00pm
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5:30pm
Doctoral Colloquium, Part 4 of 4

This all-day event is by invitation only and is not open to observers.

iSchools Meeting 4: Open Meeting to discuss future Program Initiatives with the iSchool Leadership

This meeting is open to all iConference participants

Workshop 10b: BIAS – Bias in Information, Algorithms, and Systems
Workshop 6b: Now, New or Next Generation? How current iSchool studies on Research Support Services will inform Education Programs for Future Translational Data Roles
Workshop 7b: Using a qualitative lens to explore the relationships among information, people and technology: Informing iSchool research and learning and teaching
Workshop 8b: Towards Meaningful Engagement: Challenges and Opportunities to Facilitating Information Flow and Use to Support Health and Wellness
Workshop 9b: Creating Exceptional Capstone Learning Experiences
   
5:30pm
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6:00pm
Free Time
6:00pm
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9:00pm
Opening Reception
Date: Monday, 26/Mar/2018
8:00am
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6:30pm
Registration desk open
9:00am
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10:30am
Plenary 1: Official welcome, Lee Dirks Award for Best Paper, keynote address by Dr. Lynn Silipigni Connaway
10:30am
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11:00am
Break
11:00am
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12:30pm
Completed Papers 1: Information Retrieval 1
Completed Papers 2: Data Mining
Completed Papers 3: Social Media 1
Preliminary Papers 1: Digital Curation
SIE #1a: Mini Maker Fest @ iConference 2018; part 1 of 2
SIE #2: Supporting Group Work in LIS Education
12:30pm
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1:30pm
Lunch break (meal provided by the conference)
1:30pm
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3:00pm
Completed Papers 4: Current Issues
iSchool Best Practices: Part 1 of 2
Preliminary Papers 2: Online Communities/ICT for Development
Preliminary Papers 3: Information Retrieval
SIE #3: Dériving Data: Wandering as a Research Method for Information Behaviour
SIE #4a: ALPR DataDive: The Visualization and Analysis of Automated License Plate Recognition (ALPR) Databases – from Data Science to Data Ethics, part 1 of 2
3:00pm
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3:30pm
Break
3:30pm
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5:00pm
Completed Papers 5: Data Analytics
Completed Papers 6: Mobile Information
iSchool Best Practices: Part 2 of 2
Preliminary Papers 4: Health Informatics
SIE #5: Data StorySLAM
SIE #6: Collective Development of Open Educational Resources in Scholarly Communication
5:00pm
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6:30pm
Juried Poster Session 1 of 2
Sponsor Session 2: TBA
6:30pm
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7:00pm
Free Time
7:00pm
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9:30pm
iSchool heads reception

By invitation only.

Date: Tuesday, 27/Mar/2018
8:00am
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6:30pm
Registration desk open
9:00am
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10:30am
Plenary 2: Awards and keynote address by Dr. Susan Dumais
10:30am
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11:00am
Break
11:00am
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12:30pm
Completed Papers 7: Digital Literacy
Completed Papers 8: Data Science
iSchools and Industry Partnership
Preliminary Papers 5: Information Behaviour 1
SIE #7: Computational Thinking at the iSchools: Why Bother?
SIE #8: Contemplating Information in the Pleasurable and the Profound
 
12:30pm
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1:30pm
Lunch break (meal provided by the conference)
1:30pm
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3:00pm
Plenary 3: 2019 Preview and keynote by Professor Luciano Floridi
3:00pm
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3:30pm
Break
3:30pm
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5:00pm
Completed Papers 10: Libraries
Completed Papers 9: Information Behaviour 1
iSchools Meeting 5: Annual Business Meeting, part 1 of 2

All iSchools heads of schools are invited. This meeting is not open to observers.

Preliminary Papers 6: Educational Issues/Human-Computer Interaction
Preliminary Papers 7: Digital Curation 2
SIE #10: SIE Session: Curators of the Infosphere?: What's the Good of PI for LIS (and Vice Versa)?
SIE #9: When iSchool meets D-School
5:00pm
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6:30pm
iSchools Meeting 6: Annual Business Meeting, part 2 of 2

All iSchools heads of schools are invited. This meeting is not open to observers.

Juried Poster Session 2 of 2
 
6:30pm
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7:00pm
Free Time
7:00pm
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10:30pm
Banquet and Doctoral Dissertation Award Presentation
Date: Wednesday, 28/Mar/2018
8:00am
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2:00pm
Registration desk open
9:00am
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10:30am
Completed Papers 11: Cloud Computing
Completed Papers 12: Social Media 2
Early Career Colloquium Part 1 of 2
Preliminary Papers 8: Information Behaviour 2
Preliminary Papers 9: Communication Studies
SIE #11: How Ethical will you be with my Deepest Story?
SIE #1b: Mini Maker Fest @ iConference 2018; part 2 of 2
10:30am
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11:00am
Break
11:00am
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12:30pm
Completed Papers 13: Information Behaviour 2
Completed Papers 14: Information Retrieval 2
Early Career Colloquium Part 2 of 2
Preliminary Papers 10: Social Media
SIE #12: Standardizing Knowledge
SIE #13: iSchools as an Inspirative Movement: Information Science Harmonization Issues
SIE #4b: ALPR DataDive: The Visualization and Analysis of Automated License Plate Recognition (ALPR) Databases – from Data Science to Data Ethics, part 2 of 2
12:30pm
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1:30pm
Lunch break (meal provided by the conference)
1:30pm
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6:00pm
Chatsworth House Excursion

Optional; advance sign-up required.


 
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