Drexel University’s College of Computing & Informatics Attends ASIS&T 2014 Annual Meeting

Faculty and doctoral students from Drexel’s College of Computing & Informatics (CCI) will be participating/presenting in workshops, panels and poster presentations at this year’s 77th ASIS&T Annual Meeting at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel in Seattle, Wa. (Oct. 31-Nov. 5, 2014).

The following CCI faculty and doctoral students (listed in bold) will be participating:

Friday, Oct. 31, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Workshop: Trust & Information Policy in the Age of Data (Big or Small) (SIG/IFP and SIG/III)
    Co-chair: Kristene Unsworth (Assistant Professor)
Sunday, Nov. 2, 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Panel: Youth Beyond Borders: Methodological Challenges in Youth Information Interaction
    Amanda Waugh, Rachel Magee (doctoral student), Denise E. Agosto (Associate Professor), June Ahn, Leanne Bowler, Mega Subramaniam
Monday, Nov. 3, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

President's Reception Featuring Posters: http://www.asis.org/asist2014/posters.html

  • Overwhelmed by Smartphones? A Qualitative Investigation into Mobile Information Overload. Yuanyuan Feng (doctoral student) and Denise E. Agosto (Associate Professor)
  • A Proposed Scale for Measuring the Quality of Social Media Services: An E-S-QUAL Approach. Hae Min Kim (doctoral student) and Danuta A. Nitecki (Dean of Libraries & Professor)
  • Sources of Polysemy in Indexing Practice: The Case of GAMES, EXPERIMENTAL in MeSH. Katherine W. McCain (Professor Emeritus)*

Tuesday, Nov. 4

  • 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
    Paper: Intuitive or Idiomatic? An Information-cognitive Psychology Study of Child-tablet Computer Interaction
    Moderator:  Denise E. Agosto (Associate Professor)

  • 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Panel: Understanding Networked Youth and Online Privacy:  Questions, Methods and Implications (SIG/USE)
    Devon L Greyson, Denise E. Agosto (Associate Professor), Eric Meyers, Mega Subramaniam, June Abbas
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Workshop: Metrics 2014: Workshop on Informetric and Scientometric Research (SIG/MET)
    Katherine McCain (Professor Emeritus)* will be participating in the METRICS 2014 workshop.
*Participating as part of the editorial board of the Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST).

Please visit the 2014 ASIS&T Annual Meeting program page for more details and a complete schedule of events.

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