[Asis-l] Reminder - ASIST AM Early Registration Deadline
rhill at asis.org
Tue Sep 22 10:54:52 EDT 2009
The deadline for getting the early rates for the ASIST Annual meeting is
September 25, 2009.
The deadline for Hotel reservations at the preferential rate is October 17.
The preliminary program for the ASIST Annual Meeting,
Thriving on Diversity - Information Opportunities in a Pluralistic World,
November 6-11, 2009, Hyatt Regency Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia,
is now available and registration is open at
- 45 contributed papers
- 44 reviewed panel sessions
New feature: An Industry Session on Monday morning comprises two parts:
the first, "Eyes on the Future: Trends in Information Technology", presents
of leaders from industry; the second, "A Glimpse of the Cutting Edge in
will focus on product demonstrations.
- Opening Plenary Session on Sunday afternoon is Tim Bray, currently
Director of Web Technologies at Sun Microsystems.
- Wednesday plenary will be a Pecha Kucha session, "Diversity in Digital
Information Environments: Opportunity or Chaos?"
with Grant Campbell, Andrew Dillon, Allison Druin, Gary Marchionini, Cathy
Marshall, Candy Schwartz and Elaine Toms.
Pre-conference seminars are Fri, Nov. 6, and Saturday, Nov. 7.
See you in Vancouver!
Richard B. Hill
American Society for Information Science and Technology
1320 Fenwick Lane, Suite 510
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Fax: (301) 495-0810
Voice: (301) 495-0900
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