Sessions will allow students to meet and learn from U.S. and international experts in data management, informatics, computational social science, digital libraries, information policies and other topics related to advancing the information field.
Students, faculty and staff who attend the conference may choose from more than 40 workshops and sessions, and a student Social Media Expo. The Expo includes multimedia presentations centered on leveraging social media to foster lifelong learning in everyday life, and the first-ever Research Paper Development Roundtable.
Keynote speakers for iConference 2013 are:
The conference, at the Worthington Renaissance Hotel in Fort Worth, is presented by iSchools, a coalition of information schools and colleges at universities, including the UNT College of Information.
Presenting sponsors include the National Science Foundation, Microsoft Research, UNT Office of Research and Economic Development, UNT Libraries and the College of Information Alumni Society.
Posted on: Wed 23 January 2013