SOIS Faculty, Students and Alumni Present at ASIS&T Annual Meeting in Vancouver

The UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies will be participating in the 2018 Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) Annual Meeting in Vancouver, Canada – November 10 – 14, 2018.

Saturday, Nov. 10th
Culture, Community, and Voice in Knowledge Organization Systems – Sponsored by: SIG-CR
Speakers: Lala B. Hajibayova, Shavonn-Haevyn Matsuda, Robert Montoya,  Laura Ridenour (UWM-SOIS PhD Student), Maayan Zhitomirsky-Geffet

Monday, Nov. 12th
Do Longer Articles Gather More Citations? Article Length and Scholarly Impact among Top Biomedical Journals
Speakers: Penghui Lyu, Dietmar Wolfram (UWM-SOIS Professor)

Monday, Nov. 12th
Infrastructural Justice and the Social Consequences of Occupational Classifications – Sponsored by: SIG-CR, SIG-SI, and SIG-HFIS
Speakers: Ronald Day, Eva Hourihan Jansen, Kathryn La Barre, Richard P. Smiraglia (UWM-SOIS Professor)

Monday, Nov. 12th
Peer Review, Bibliometrics and Altmetrics – Do We Need Them All? Sponsored by: SIG-MET
Speakers: Judit Bar-Ilan, Stefanie Haustein, Stasa Milojevic, Isabella Peters, Dietmar Wolfram (UWM-SOIS Professor)

Tuesday, Nov. 13th
ALISE@ASIS&T: Building an LIS Research-Teaching Nexus
Speakers: Stephen Bajjaly, Heidi E. Julien, Rong Tang, Dietmar Wolfram (UWM-SOIS Professor)

Wednesday, Nov. 14th
Big Metadata Analytics: Setting A Research Agenda for the Date-Intensive Future
Speakers: Chaomei Chen, Jeffrey Hemsley, Jian Qin, Dietmar Wolfram (UWM-SOIS Professor)

In addition to the above presentations, SOIS representatives will be available in the exhibit area. Stop by and see us at our booth.
Sunday, November 11, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Monday, November 12, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 13, 10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

View the full conference schedule online at: https://www.asist.org/am18/