Schedule at a Glance

2017 ASIS&T Annual Meeting Conference Program 
Friday, October 27, 2017
9:00am - 5:00pmMetrics 2017: Workshop on Informetric and Scientometric ResearchPractical Taxonomy Creation
1:30pm - 5:30pmConducting Successful Research: From Problem Identification to Research and From Outcome to Translation in the Field of InformationBuilding A Research Agenda for Multi-Perspective Knowledge Representation (SIG/CR)
Saturday, October 28, 2017
8:30am - 12:30pm SIG InfoLearn 2017 Pre-Conference Workshop: Information and Learning Sciences Research as an Integral Scholarly NexusThe 13th Annual Social Informatics Research Symposium: The Social Informatics of Knowledge (SIG/SI)The New Information State: How Information Ethics and Policy Affects Everyone
9:00am - 5:00pmKnowledge Books - Living Knowledge and Active Learning
9:00am - 10:00amCommittee Meeting - Budget & Finance
10:00am - 5:00pmBoard Meeting 2016-2017
1:15pm - 5:00pmTour of National Archives (Reservation Required)
1:30pm - 5:00pmTour of Library of Congress (Reservation Required)
1:30pm - 5:30pm17th Annual SIG-USE Research Symposium: Framing Inclusion and Exclusion in Information Behavior Reseaarch and PracticeDeep Text Analytics: What Is It and What Can It Do For You?
5:00pm - 7:00pmWomen Leaders of the Information Field Happy Hour
Sunday, October 29, 2017
7:30am - 8:30amNew Leaders Coffee
8:30am - 10:00amSIG Cabinet
10:30am - 11:30amChapter AssemblyStudent Design Competition Organizing Session
11:30am - 1:00pmNew Member/First Conference Brunch (invitation only)
1:00pm - 1:30pmWelcome Remarks
1:30pm - 2:30pmPlenary Session: Richard Marks
3:00pm - 4:30pmPanel: Evolving Traditions: From Documentation to Information Science and Technology (80th Anniversary Invited Panel)Panel: How International Is Your LIS/IS Program in the Global Higher Education Era?Papers: Digital Youth Papers: Community InformaticsShort Papers 1
5:00pm - 6:30pmPanel: Seeking Balance: Professional Development Needs of Information Science FacultyPanel: In Between Data Sharing and Reuse: Shareability, Availability, and Reusability in Diverse ContextsPanel: Knowledge Translation in Health SciencesPanel: ASIS&T Leadership Program: Rules that Enhance and Stimulate Creative LeadershipPapers: Serendipity &
Information Encountering
6:30pm - 8:00pm80th Anniversary Welcome Celebration
8:00pm - 9:00pmPast Presidents Reception
9:00pm - 9:30pmStudent Reception
9:30pm - 11:30pmParty with The Professors
Monday, October 30, 2017
7:00am - 8:00amSunrise Yoga (Reservations Required)
7:00am - 8:30amProfessional and Academic Mentoring Program (Invitation only)
8:00am - 9:30amJASIST Advisory Committee Meeting (invitation only)
8:30am - 10:00amPanel: Information Literacy in an Era of Information UncertaintyPanel: Navigating the Next Step: An Interactive Panel for Doctoral StudentsPanel: Incorporating Values Sensitive Design into Crowdsourcing Methodologies for Knowledge CollaborationPanel: Archaeological Perspectives in Information SciencePapers: Health Informatics
10:00am - 10:30amBreak
10:30am - 12:00pmPanel: Digital Literacy in the Era of Fake News: Key Roles for Information ProfessionalsPanel: Organizational and Institutional Work in Data InfrastructuresPanel: Teaching Information Science and Technology to the World? Practices, Challenges, and VisionsPapers: Information RetrievalShort Papers 2
12:00pm - 1:30pmGovernance:Awards & Honors Committee MeetingGovernance: International Relations Committee MeetingGovernance: Membership Committee MeetingGovernance: Nominations Committee MeetingGovernance: Standards Committee Meeting
1:30pm - 3:00pmPanel: Tribute to Eugene GarfieldPanel: Health Information Behavior Research with Marginalized PopulationsPanel: Standards and Best Practices Related to the Publication, Exchange, and Usage of Open DataPapers: Bibliometrics &
Papers: Social Media
3:00pm - 3:30pmBreak
3:30pm - 5:00pmGovernance:AM2017 Program Committee MeetingGovernance: Constitution & Bylaws Committee MeetingGovernance: Education and Professional Development Committee MeetingGovernance: Leadership Development Committee Meeting Governance: Publications Committee Meeting
5:00pm - 6:30pmBreak
6:30pm - 8:00pmPresident's Reception (Visual Presentations/Posters)
8:00pm - 10:00pmInternational Reception
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
7:00am - 8:00amSunrise Yoga (Reservations Required)
8:30am - 10:00amDoctoral Colloquium Panel: Making A Case for Open Research: Implications for Reproducibility and Transparency Panel: Wearable Devices: Information Privacy, Policy, and User BehaviorPapers: Human-Computer Interaction
10:00am - 10:30amBreak
10:30am - 11:30amPlenary Session: William Powers
11:30am - 12:00pmBook Signing
12:00pm - 12:30pmBreak
12:30pm - 2:00pmPanel: From Sensors to Sense-Making: Opportunities and Challenges for Information SciencePapers:
Top-Ranked Papers
Papers: Trust & Information EthicsPapers: Diversity &
International Information
Student Design Competition
12:00pm - 4:30pmDoctoral Colloquium
2:00pm - 3:00pmUniversity Reception/Tea
3:00pm - 4:30pmPanel: Information Architecture Industry PanelPanel: Engaging at the Margins: Theoretical and Philosophical Approaches to Social Justice Papers:Digital Humanities, Archives & Libraries
Papers: Scientific Information
4:30pm - 6:30pmASIS&T Annual Business Meeting
6:30pm - 7:00pmBreak
7:00pm - 9:00pmSIG CON
November 1, 2017
8:30am - 10:00amPanel: Digital Liaisons Virtual Uncommons: Connecting Information and People in Order to Enhance Lives via Digital LibrarianshipPanel: Addressing Barriers to Engaging with Marginalized Communities: Advancing Research on Information, Communication, and Technologies for Development (ICTD)Papers: Information BehaviorPapers: User Experience &
10:00am - 10:30amBreak
10:30am - 12:00pmPanel: LearnSourcing: Is It Working or Failing, and Where to Go from Here?Panel: Global Human Trafficking Seen through the Lens of Semantics and Text Analytics Papers: Information UsePapers: Big Data & Information OrganizationStudent and JASIST Award Winning Papers
12:00pm - 2:00pmAwards Luncheon
2:00pm - 6:00pmBoard of Directors Meeting
2:30pm - 6:00pm
Tour of National Archives (Reservation Required)