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2022 IS Summit Program


9:00 - 9:50 AM - Sterlings Room, Lobby Level

Welcome | Naresh Agarwal, ASIST President; Lisa O'Connor, ALISE President; Sanda Erdelez, Chair, iSchools Organization; Monica Evans-Lombe, SLA

Keynote | Camille Mathieu, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)



Sterlings Room, Lobby Level

Panel: Cybersecurity/Networking | Jonthan Clay, Trend Micro; Tonia San Nicolas-Rocca, SJSU; Vincent Chiang, TikTok; Aspen Omsted, Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Simmons University

Birmingham Room, Lobby Level

Panel: Research Data Management | Dr. Rong Tang, Professor and PhD Program Co-Director Simmons University, SLIS; Elaine Martin, Director, Countway Library, Harvard University; Steve Sawyer, JASIST Editor



Sterlings Room, Lobby Level

Panel: AI; UX and Usability; Cybernetic | Chirag Shah, University of Washington; Omer Shapira, Senior Engineer on Omniverse, Nvidia; Anthony Chow, SJSU; Noah Glaser, University of Missouri; Souvick Ghosh, SJSU

 Birmingham Room, Lobby Level

Panel: VR/XR/AR | John MacLeod, Director, XR Libraries; Timothy Collins, Varjo; Jeremy Nelson, Director, XR Initiative, University of Michigan; Microsoft HoloLens Reseach Team Member, Microsoft; Catherine Dumas, Assistant Professor, UX and Emerging Technologies Lab Co-Director, Simmons University


12:00 - 1:00 PM | Lunch Break, Commonwealth 1, Lobby Level


Sterlings Room, Lobby Level

Panel - Core LIS - Library, Archives, and Records | JonLuc Christensen, Records & Archives Group Lead, FOIA Liaison, and Information/Configuration Management Engineering; Darra Hofman, SJSU; Mega Subramaniam, University of Maryland

Birmingham Room, Lobby Level

Panel - EDI in Information Science | Michele Villagran, SJSU; Meghan Harper, Kent State LIS Program Director and Co-Director of the iSchool's Women's Coalition; Aisha Johnson, Georgia Tech Library

2:00 - 2:50 PM | SESSION

Sterlings Room, Lobby Level

Panel - Emerging LIS - Information/Configuration Management, Enterprise/Knowledge Management, and Human Systems Integration | Camille Mathieu, Knowledge Management Program Manager, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; Deborah Hicks, SJSU;  Joel Chan, University of Maryland


3:00 - 3:50 PM | SESSION

Sterlings Room, Lobby Level

Panel - Deans, Directors, and Chairs - What is Information Science? | Gary Marchionini, Dean, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Sanda Erdelez, Interim Dean, Simmons University; Michael Seadle, Professor, Berlin School of Library and Information Science; Abebe Rorissa, Director, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Vivek Singh, Associate Professor, Rutgers School of Communication and Information

4:00 - 5:00 PM

Sterlings Room, Lobby Level

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