Professor Lisa Given, President of ASIS&T (The Association for Information Science and Technology is a non-profit membership organization for information professionals since 1937) and Associate Dean (Research and Development) for the Faculty of Health, Arts & Design at Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, Australia.

Professor Javed Mostafa, Editor-in-chief of JASIST, a top journal in Information Science and Technology.

Professor Gary Burnett, College of Communication & Information, Florida State University.