Nathalie de Preux, a Current Knowledge Management Advisor at Bombardier, Is Back to McGill to Speak at InfoNexus 2015!

  Nathalie de Preux is a recent graduate of McGill’s School of Information Studies (SIS) Master’s program. We invited Nathalie back to her alma mater to talk about her journey into the professional world of Knowledge Management at Bombardier Aerospace. Nathalie generously shared her memories and ideas over the familiar cheese nachos at Thomson House, the popular meeting place of … Read More

How to Liven Up Your Knowledge Network: Tips from a KM Student

As the organizer of the upcoming InfoNexus 2015 conference and a Knowledge Management (KM) student, I encourage you to grow and cultivate your knowledge network. Here is what you can do:     Ask questions to the presenting conference speakers. (The information professionals we invited are looking forward to sharing their ideas with you. An InfoNexus team member will give … Read More

The Chinese Word for Information: Collage with Yuning Hu

Yuning Hu is, perhaps, the youngest second-year student in the Knowledge Management stream at McGill University‘s School of Information Studies. It is always my pleasure to work with Yuning on team projects given her background in Human Resources and talk to her about, well, everything given her cheerful and outgoing personality… This September, Yuning kindly agreed for a photo shoot … Read More

Anastasia Prozorova: Information Realist

Anastasia Prozorova is MLIS (Knowledge Management) second-year student at McGill University‘s School of Information Studies. Drop her a line at anastasia.prozorova@mail.mcgill.ca. Learn more…

Vastille Edma: The Vibrant Energy of the Event

Vastille Edma is MLIS (Knowledge Management) second-year student at McGill University‘s School of Information Studies. You may contact Vastille at vastille.edma@mail.mcgill.ca. Learn more…

Connie Crosby is our opening keynote speaker!

We are excited to announce our latest confirmation for Web 2.U 2014 – Connie Crosby will be our opening keynote speaker! She will be presenting an intriguingly-titled talk: “Building a Career in the Brave New World of Work“. A law librarian in a former life, Connie is principal of Crosby Group Consulting and is a Toronto-based consultant who specializes in … Read More

Guillermo Galdamez: Revamping A Wiki Taxonomy

Originally from El Salvador, Guillermo is a first-year student in in the MLIS program (Knowledge Management) at McGill University‘s School of Information Studies. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems Engineering in Mexico, and then returned to El Salvador to work in the implementation of IT projects for SABMIller. He is the current Knowledge Continuity Officer for the MLIS … Read More

Jason Vantomme: Collaborative Technologies and Knowledge Management at EA

Jason Vantomme from Electronic Arts Canada will talk about the use of intranets and extranets by various groups of people within an organization. His presentation “Collaborative Technologies and Knowledge Management at EA” will suggest the ways in which knowledge networks can help organizations save time, improve productivity, and increase creativity.

Web 2.You 2011: Ulla de Stricker

A frequent and popular speaker and workshop leader, Ulla de Stricker is well known in the Canadian library community for her support to colleagues. Over more than three decades in the profession, she has demonstrated “over and above” engagement and continues to encourage other professionals. Her new book (with Jill Hurst-Wahl), The Information and Knowledge Professional’s Career Handbook (Chandos Publishing, … Read More