David Lee King confirmed as Closing Keynote Speaker

We are very excited to announce that David Lee King will be the closing keynote speaker for Web 2.U 2014! David is the Digital Services Director at Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, where he plans, implements, and experiments with emerging technology trends. He speaks internationally about emerging trends, website management, digital experience, and social media, and has been published … Read More

David Weigl: Relevance in Music Search

David Weigl holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and a Masters by Research in Informatics from the University of Edinburgh. He is a PhD candidate at McGill University‘s School of Information Studies, and a student member of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology (CIRMMT). In his research, David combines his academic interests in information retrieval, … Read More

Web 2.U needs you!

Hi MLIS-ters! Web 2.U is our very own student-run conference that explores the intersection of technology, social media and information. Each year, we feature talks by information professionals who are pushing the edge of possibility. This year’s conference will happen on February 7, 2014 and I am looking for one or two MLIS I students to become the conference’s assistant … Read More

Feb 7, 2014 – Save the Date

The 7th annual Web 2.U Symposium will be held on Friday, February 7, 2014. Keep an eye on this website for the latest updates! And feel free to drop us a line at info@web2pointu.org – we’d love to hear from you!