Internet Librarian 2017 Speaker List

Debbie Abilock Rigele Abilock Stephen Abram Kudirat Abiola Adegoke Amy Affelt Francine Alt-Greene Sean Anderson Robert Anstett Patrick Armatis Jennifer Baker Jaime Barrilleaux Paul Barrows Mary Ellen Bates Anne Behler Tasha Bergson-Michelson Ben Bizzle Erik Boekesteijn Lee Boulie Marshall Breeding Bryan Carter Lainie Castle Eric Chan Mikkel Christoffersen Michael Cianfrani Tod Colegrove Emily Compton-Dzak Deirdre … Continue reading Internet Librarian 2017 Speaker List

A103: Practitioners Panel: Search Tips & Millennial Searcher Secrets

Track A: (International Ballroom Center) —  (International Ballroom Center) —  Discovery, Navigation, & Search – Monday 23 October 13:30 – 14:30 This fast-paced session features a panel of practitioners and a Millennial searcher who share their search techniques and strategies, approaches to fake news, and more. Adegoke starts with searching tips. With “post-truth” as Oxford Dictionaries’ Word of the Year for … Continue reading A103: Practitioners Panel: Search Tips & Millennial Searcher Secrets

D202: Internet Search Privacy Tips & Tricks

Track C: (International Ballroom West) —  (Jefferson) —  Privacy & Security – Tuesday 24 October 11:30 – 12:15 When the U.S. Federal Communications Commission scrapped plans to introduce safeguards preventing Internet Service Providers (ISPs) from selling individual web browsing history, journalists went into high gear with advice and suggestions for protecting search privacy and encrypting online activity. Do we really need … Continue reading D202: Internet Search Privacy Tips & Tricks

C205: Big Data Still Rules!

Track C: (International Ballroom West) —  (International Ballroom West) —  Content Management – Tuesday 24 October 16:15 – 17:00 Sketchy algorithms. Incomplete and inaccurate data. Fake news. Many found the existence of these phenomena as surprising as Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Presented by: Amy Affelt

Death Match! Apps vs. Browser; Libraries vs. Cultural Institutions; Amazon vs. Libraries; Libraries vs. Robots

Tuesday Evening Session – Tuesday 24 October 19:30 – 21:00 Are libraries in a death match with other cultural or community institutions? With Amazon? With robots? Are apps or the browser the way of the future? Check out these fast and furious debates by experienced librarians, IT pros, thought leaders, and practitioners! Stimulate your thinking and … Continue reading Death Match! Apps vs. Browser; Libraries vs. Cultural Institutions; Amazon vs. Libraries; Libraries vs. Robots

Affelt, Amy

Amy AffeltDirector, Database Research WorldwideCompass LexeconAuthor, The Accidental Data Scientist: Big Data Applications & Opportunities for Librarians & Information Professionals Twitter Amy Affelt is Director, Database Research Worldwide, at Compass Lexecon, a global economic consultancy, where she finds, analyzes, and transforms information and data into knowledge deliverables for PhD economists who testify as experts in … Continue reading Affelt, Amy