InfoNexus 2016 Speaker Presentations

As promised, here are the presentations from InfoNexus 2016: Ed Bilodeau: “The Disciplined Librarian: Hard Choices, Clear Direction, Real Impact“ Sarah Severson: “A Brief History of Digital Collections“ Jean Archambeault: “Creating Innovative Pathways amidst uncertainty: the provision of information in anticipation initiatives“ Lori Podolsky: “Who Are You? Transformation of the Archivist within Archives“ Joel Alleyne: “Knowledge and Expertise Networks – … Read More

Speaker 2016: Sarah Severson

The InfoNexus Organization Committee is pleased to announce another speaker on ICT and Libraries, Sarah Severson. Sarah will be giving us A Brief History of Digital Collections. Sarah Severson is the Digitization and Delivery Coordinator at McGill University Library where she works on digitizing the libraries’ various rare and special collections and making them openly available online. Prior to joining McGill she … Read More

Speaker 2016: Ed Bilodeau

The InfoNexus Organization Committee is pleased to present Ed Bilodeau as another speaker at InfoNexus 2016. With the topic The disciplined librarian: Hard choices, clear direction, real impact, Ed will be delving into the Library side of the Information Field. Edward Bilodeau is a librarian at the McGill University Library. He has extensive experience in both in academia as well as the private … Read More

Speaker 2016: Joel Alleyne

The InfoNexus Organization Committee is proud to announce Joel Alleyne as a speaker at InfoNexus 2016! Joel will be speaking about Knowledge Management Enterprise Networks. Joel is the President of Alleyne Inc. continue reading below for more information on our newest speaker. Joel Alleyne has worked in Management Consulting for over thirty years across the Americas and Europe. He is a member … Read More

Speaker 2016: Lori Podolsky

The InfoNexus 2016 Organization Committee is proud to announce Lori Podolsky as a speaker at InfoNexus 2016! Lori Podolsky will be speaking about the McGill University Archives and her experiences as Acting University Archivist. Lori Podolsky is a graduate to the University of Manitoba Archival Studies programme in History. She has worked with the International Development Research Centre and the Government of Ethiopia in the areas … Read More

Speaker 2016: Kathleen Botter

The InfoNexus 2016 Organization Committee is proud to announce Kathleen Botter as a speaker at InfoNexus 2016! Kathleen Botter will be speaking about Reference Rot. Below is a brief description of Kathleen and her topic. Kathleen Botter is a Systems Librarian at Concordia University Libraries. She has an undergraduate degree in computer science from McGill University. After receiving her MLIS from Western … Read More

Panel Moderator 2016: Max Evans

Assistant Professor Max Evans of McGill’s School of Information Studies has generously agreed to moderate our panel Challenges, Changes, and Trends in the Information Field at InfoNexus 2016. Dr. Max Evans (BSc, MISt, PhD) is an Assistant Professor at the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS), and an associated researcher at the Knowledge Media Design Institute (KMDI). His research interests include: … Read More

Speaker 2016: Jean Archambeault

The InfoNexus 2016 Organization Committee is proud to announce Jean Archambeault as a speaker at InfoNexus 2016! Jean Archambeault will be speaking about Uncertainty and Future-Oriented Thinking for Knowledge Management. Here’s what he had to say about himself and his topic. In my PhD student role, my research interest evolve around epistemic and experiential constructs of uncertainty, and particularly positive uncertainty, creativity and … Read More

Speaker 2016: Anton Stiglic

The InfoNexus 2016 Organization Committee is proud to announce Anton Stiglic as a speaker at InfoNexus 2016! Anton’s topic is Information Security and providing a cybersecurity perspective on the value of personal information. Anton Stiglic has over 15 years of industry experience in the field of information security and risk management. He has worked with startups, consultancy firms as well as several large organisations, … Read More