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Chapter Updates

There are still a few chapters that have yet to complete their Chapter Officer elections for the upcoming year. If you haven't gotten started with nominations process please reach out to Terrence Curtiss so he can assist you in getting started.

Chapter Awards

We are pleased to announce the 2020 ASIS&T Chapter Award Winners:

Chapter of the Year
South Asia

Student Chapter of the Year
Simmons University

Chapter Member of the Year
Aylin Ilhan (Europe)

Chapter Event of the Year
IST 2020: Health Information Behavior (Europe)

Chapter Publication of the Year
Newsletter (Europe & European Student)

European Chapter

Get to know the new EC Officer Board (2020-2021)

Chair: Crystal Fulton
Chair-elect: Sheila Webber
Secretary: Tamara Heck
Treasurer: Noora Hirvonen
Webmaster: Katrin Scheibe
Communications Chair: Franziska Zimmer
Social Media Manager: Carolanne Mahony
Past-Chair: Aylin Ilhan

Outgoing Officers (2019-2020)

Newsletter Editor: Isabelle Dorsch
Social Media and Communications Chair: Kaja J. Fietkiewicz
Webmaster: Fabian Odoni

Summary of online events Summer 2020

Virtual Hour 2020 ASIS&T EC and ESC, Wednesday July, 1, 2020

Get to Know the ASIS&T European Chapter and European Student Chapter
The chairs of the ESC and EC held an online virtual hour for members and non-members on July 1 (4-5 PM CEST) via zoom.

Online Mini Conference, Research Tips and Methods, August 25, 2020
The ASIS&T European Chapter and the ASIS&T European Student Chapter jointly hosted a mini conference on research tips and methods, held August 25th for one hour via Zoom. Three presenters offered flash presentations five minutes in length, followed by discussion:

  • Dr. Alison Hicks, Socially distanced research: Integrating mobile apps into visual methodologies
  • Carolanne Mahony, Developing an Information Behaviour Analysis Tool
  • Maurice Schleußinger and Katrin Scheibe, Systematic and Scoping Reviews - The “F” in Literature Review is for fun!

ASIS&T President Clara Chu, Stelline Conference, Milan, Italy, September 15-6, 2020 

In September, ASIS&T President Clara Chu presented a workshop to colleagues gathered in Milan and online around the world. Chair-elect Crystal Fulton introduced the European Chapter, providing information about the chapter, its work, and membership.

The EU Chapter of ASIS&T welcomes new and continuing members. We hope members will join us for another eventful year!