Already a member?

Sign In

Conference Committees 2014

The Program Committee is responsible for deciding on an annual conference title as well as general thematic structure. The Program Chairs are responsible for the intellectual content of the conference, and choosing members of the multi-national Program Committee, deciding how it will function, and assigning responsibilities to its members. The Committee works along with the Local Arrangements Committee to set an agenda for putting together sessions, plenaries, workshops, and social events.

Contact the 2014 committees:
Program Committee: iassist40@gmail.com
Local Arrangements Committee: iassist2014@maketheleap.ca

Program Committee

Co-Chairs
Chuck Humphrey, University of Alberta, Canada
Jen Green, University of Michigan, USA
Johan Fihn, SND, Sweden

Session Planning
- Samantha Guss (Poster Session Coordinator)
- Lynda Kellam (Workshop Coordinator)
- Amber Leahey (Pecha Kucha Coordinator)

At-Large
Jacob R. Carlson
Jackie Carter
James Doiron
Jennifer Doty
Robert Downs
Walter Giesbrecht
Laurence Horton
Sylvie Lafortune
Kevin Manuel
Steven McEachern
Ron Nakao
Kristi Thompson
Berenica Vejvoda
Wendy Watkins 

Past Co-Chairs/2013 Ex-Officio
Jennifer Darragh, Johns Hopkins University, USA
David Schiller, IAB, Germany
Berenica Vejvoda, University of Toronto, Canada

Local Arrangements Committee

Kevin Manuel, Ryerson University (Chair)
Berenica Vejvoda, University of Toronto
Walter Giesbrecht, York University

LAC Advisory Group
Dylanne Dearborn
Michelle Edwards
Johan Fihn
Suzette Giles
Vince Gray
Jennifer Green
Dave Haans
Chuck Humphrey
Amber Leahey
Steve Marks
Susan Mowers
Andrew Nicholson
Laine Ruus
Dany Savard
Leanne Trimble

Leap Communications Group
Jack Mlynek
Peggy Peacock
Doreen Ostrowski 

  • IASSIST Quarterly

    Publications Special issue: A pioneer data librarian
    Welcome to the special volume of the IASSIST Quarterly (IQ (37):1-4, 2013). This special issue started as exchange of ideas between Libbie Stephenson and Margaret Adams to collect

    more...

  • Resources

    Resources

    A space for IASSIST members to share professional resources useful to them in their daily work. Also the IASSIST Jobs Repository for an archive of data-related position descriptions. more...

  • community

    • LinkedIn
    • Facebook
    • Twitter

    Find out what IASSISTers are doing in the field and explore other avenues of presentation, communication and discussion via social networking and related online social spaces. more...