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InfoToday 2001 Conference Program
National Online 2001 KnowledgeNets 2001 E-Libraries 2001
PostConference Free Cybertours Exhibit Hall Theater


PreConference Workshops • Monday, May 14th

Workshop 2
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The eBook: Today and Tomorrow
Hope Tillman, Director of Libraries, Babson College and President-Elect, Special Libraries Association
Walt Howe, Internet Consultant, Delphi.com Forums
[http://www.walthowe.com/ebooklinks.html]

Matt Toolan and Patricia O'Hare, MeansBusiness, Inc.
[http://www.meansbusiness.com]
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Workshop 6
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The Role of Competitive Intelligence in Strategic Partnerships
Arik Johnson, Managing Director, Aurora WDC
[http://www.aurorawdc.com/]
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
["Mating Habits of Corporate Fauna" - MS-WORD]
[The Role of Competitive Intelligence in Strategic Partnerships" - MS-WORD]
 


National Online 2001 • Tuesday, May 15th

Opening Keynote
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Managing Digital Objects on the Net
Robert E. Kahn, President, Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI)
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Track A — SEARCHING, SEARCH ENGINES, AND EP

Session A101
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Benchmarking Search Engines and Finding Content

Helping People Find Content - Preparing Content to Be Found: Enabling the Semantic Web
Joseph A. Busch, Interwoven
[POWERPOINT SLIDESHOW - 1.6MB]

Session A102
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Data Mining and Narrowing Searches via Metadata

Metadata: Enhanced Access to Online Content
Mary Alice Ball, marchFIRST
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Session A103
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Web Portals for Easing Access and Real-Time Intelligence

UCITA: Shrink-Wrap, Click-Wrap and Portals Use Agreements
Shelly Warwick, Queens College, City University of New York
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Session A104
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Analytical Tools to Refine Search Content

Authorlink: Instant Author Co-Citation Mapping for Online Searching
Xia Lin, Howard D. White, and Jan Buzydlowski, Drexel University
[http://faculty.cis.drexel.edu/~xlin/presentations/NationalOnline2001.ppt]
 

Track B — CONTENT, ITS MANAGEMENT, AND USES

Session B101
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Free Alternatives to Traditional Abstracting Databases
Péter Jacsó, University of Hawaii
[http://hypatia.slis.hawaii.edu/~jacso/IT-NY-2001/freeabs.ppt] (2MB - Internet Explorer required)
 

Session B104
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Marketing, Education and Use of Electronic Information

Looking Toward the Future: The Next Generation of Content Delivery and Applications
Charles W. Terry, COMTEX News Network, Inc.
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]

Features and Uses of a Multilingual Full-Text Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) System
Yin Zhang and Kyiho Lee, Kent State University and Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Track C — BUSINESS/WALL STREET/CI

Session C101
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Competitive Intelligence Overview

Competitive Intelligence: What It Is and Its Current Status
Jerry P. Miller, Simmons College
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]

Session C102
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
The Web Delivers for CI

"Multi-Media" to Multimedia
Helene Kassler, Northern Light Technology Incorporated
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 4.9MB]


National Online 2001 • Wednesday, May 16th

Special Breakfast Presentation
8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Meanwhile, back in the real world ...
Ron Dunn, CEO, Academic Group, Thomson Learning
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Track A — SEARCHING, SEARCH ENGINES, AND EP

Session A201
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Web Searching

Vertical Search Engines:  Will Focus Pay Off for Web and Intranet Indexing Services?
Stephen E. Arnold, Arnold Information Technology
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 2.1MB]
 

Track B — CONTENT, ITS MANAGEMENT, AND USES

Session B201
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Free Ready-Reference Database Suites on the Web
Péter Jacsó, University of Hawaii
Part 1: [http://hypatia.slis.hawaii.edu/~jacso/IT-NY-2001/refsuites-1.ppt] (1MB - Internet Explorer required)
 

Session B203
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Higher Education and Middle Schools Take to the Net

Metadata for Online Course Selection in Higher Education
Kathleen R. Murray, University of North Texas
[http://people.unt.edu/~krm0028/krmurray_metadata_0501.htm]
 

Session B204
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Distance Learning: Virtual Instruction and eClassrooms

It’s Not BI, It’s VI: Virtual Instruction for Distance Learners
Stephanie Race and Rachel Viggiano, Florida Distance Learning Reference and Referral Center
[http://www.rrc.usf.edu/pres/nom/index_files/v3_document.htm]

Constructing a Web-Assisted Electronic Classroom for Distance Learning
Bor-sheng Tsai, Pratt Institute
[http://rand.pratt.edu/~btsai]
 

Track C — BUSINESS/WALL STREET/CI

Session C204
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Success Strategies from Super Searchers on Wall Street
Amelia Kassel, MarketingBase
[http://www.marketingbase.com]
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]


National Online 2001 • Thursday, May 17th

Keynote Speech
9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Knowledge Management and Beyond
Tom Davenport, Director for Strategic Change, Accenture and author of the forthcoming book, The Attention Economy: Understanding the New Currency of Business
[http://www.attentionbook.com/presentation/]  (Password: nets)
 

Track A — SEARCHING, SEARCH ENGINES, AND EP

Session A301
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Web-Based Catalogs and an Alternative to EP

Heroes and Chimeras: A Search for Electronic Citation Standards and the Discovery of Success Through Never-Ending Failure
Stacy Merrill Surla, Aspen Systems Corporation
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Session A302
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Living with eJournals and Looking Toward eBooks

Bringing Electronic Books (eBooks) into the Digital Library
Lynn Silipigni Connaway, netLibrary, Inc.
[http://www.netlibrary.com/collections_librarians_connaway.asp?strPlace=Academic]
 

Session A303
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
The Digital Object Identifier (DOI) for Networks

Design Considerations and Future Directions for the DOI
Lawrence W. Lannom, Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI)
[http://www.doi.org]
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]

Business Value and Implementation Considerations for the DOI (Digital Object Identifier)
David Sidman and Tom Davidson, Content Directions, Inc.
[http://www.contentdirections.com]
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Session A305
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Virtual Environments: Testing GUIs and Information Architecture

Virtual Libraries on the Web, Dream or Reality? Studying the Impact of Information Architecture on Users in Real and Virtual Environments
Tula Giannini, Pratt Institute
[http://rand.pratt.edu/~giannini/archnewa2.htm]

Usability Testing of Interface Design in the Virtual Library Environment
Maryellen Allen, University of South Florida
Carlene Jaworowski, Florida Distance Learning Reference & Referral Center
Jeremy Bullian, University of South Florida and
Merilyn Burke, University of South Florida
[http://www.lib.usf.edu/~mallen/usability/presentation/frame.htm]
[Internet Explorer 5+ recommended to view]

Track B — CONTENT, ITS MANAGEMENT AND USES

Session B301
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Creating Your Own Vertical Search Portals
Péter Jacsó, University of Hawaii
[http://hypatia.slis.hawaii.edu/~jacso/IT-NY-2001/portals.ppt] (5MB - Internet Explorer required)
 

Session B302
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
eJournals and Databases for Research

Scientists' Use of Journals: Differences (and Similarities) Between Print and Electronic
Carol Tenopir, Elizabeth McSween, Christopher Ryland, and Erin Smith, University of Tennessee
Donald W. King, Consultant
Randy Hoffman, Oak Ridge National Laboratories
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
[http://web.utk.edu/~tenopir/schjournals.html]
 

Session B303
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Digital Collections: Digital Reading Packs and Hypertext for Management

Creating Digital Reading Packs from the ProQuest Digital Vault with the SiteBuilder Software
Péter Jacsó, University of Hawaii
[http://hypatia.slis.hawaii.edu/~jacso/IT-NY-2001/sitebuilder.ppt] (.6MB - Internet Explorer required)
 

Session B305
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Building Digital Collections and Managing End-User Development of Resources

Managing End-User Development of Digital Library Resources to Support User Communities
Robert R. Downs, Columbia University
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Track C — BUSINESS/WALL STREET/CI

Session C301
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
The Internet: A Goldmine of CI Resources

Mining the Internet for Market Intelligence: Strategies for Marketing, Market Research and Competitive Intelligence
William J. Comcowich and Amelia Kassel, CyberAlert, Inc.
http://www.cyberalert.com/whitepaper.html
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 5.2MB]
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - Zipped - 4MB]

Know Your Internet International Business Resources
Victoria Platt, Willamette Management Associates
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Session C304
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Business Information Markets: Trends and Strategic Partnerships

Emerging Trends Driving Growth and Change in the Business Information Markets
Ken Marlin, Veronis Suhler
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]


KnowledgeNets 2001 • Tuesday, May 15th

Track E — TECHNOLOGY AND KNOWLEDGE ARCHITECTURE

Session E102
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Landing the Raven—Positioning the Lotus KM Implementation in the Enterprise
Wendi Pohs, Principal Taxonomy Specialist, Iris Associates, a wholly owned subsidiary of IBM/Lotus
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]

Session E103
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Business Strategy and Information Architecture
Peter Morville, CEO, Argus Associates Inc.
[http://argus-inc.com/conferences/knets2001/ia_strategy.ppt]

Session E104
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Knowledge Architecture: A KM Case Study
Jerry Gschwind, Knowledge Project Manager, VisionCor
John Schneble, Business Manager, VisionCor
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 1.9MB]


KnowledgeNets 2001 • Wednesday, May 16th

Track D — KM AND CONTENT MANAGEMENT

Session D202
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Tools for Managing Content
Stephen E. Arnold, President, Arnold Information Technologies
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 1MB]

Sessions D203 & D204
1:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Taxonomies of Knowledge: Uncovering Hidden Themes in Existing Corporate Data
Wendi Pohs, Principal Taxonomy Specialist, Iris Associates, a wholly owned subsidiary of IBM/Lotus
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 1.1MB]
Vivian Bliss, Knowledge Management Analyst, Knowledge Network Group, Microsoft Corp.
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 1.1MB]
Marjorie Hlava, CEO, Access Innovations
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
Claude Vogel, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Semio


KnowledgeNets 2001 • Thursday, May 17th

Track D — KM AND CONTENT MANAGEMENT

Session D301
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Microsoft Case Study: Portals as Communities for Knowledge Sharing
Mary Lee Kennedy, Director, Knowledge Network Group, Microsoft Corp.
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 6.2MB]
[HTML Version]

Session D302
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Where Communities of Practice and Purpose Intersect: A Model for Addressing the Cultural Divide
Ann Noles, Knowledge Champion, Capital One
[POWERPOINT SLIDES - 1MB]

Session D303
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
People-Centric Approaches to KM
Jim McKinley, Director of Knowledge Solutions, Net Perceptions, Inc.
Stephen Abram, VP, Micromedia, an IHS company
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]

Closing Keynote
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
All Aboard!  Take a Knowledge Journey
Nick Bontis, CKO, Knexa.com and Director, Institute for Intellectual Capital Research, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University
[http://www.Bontis.com]


E-Libraries 2001 • Wednesday, May 16th

Session F204
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Using Live Reference Software in a Consortium

The Southern California Experience
Susan McGlamery, Metropolitan Cooperative Library System
[http://www.247ref.org/]


E-Libraries 2001 • Thursday, May 17th

Session F301
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Planning Library Technologies

Technology Planning: A Case Study and Blueprint
Navjit Brar, Assistant Dean, Access and Bibliographic Services and Systems, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Robert E. Kennedy Library
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]

Usability Testing—Making Your Web Site More User-Friendly
Elaina Norlin, Undergraduate Services Librarian, University of Arizona
Patricia Morris, Science-Engineering Librarian, University of Arizona
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]
 

Session F302
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Collection Development

PTDL Web Pages: A Case Study of Subject-Specific Library Web Pages
Donna Hopkins, Engineering Librarian, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Sigrid Kelsey, Electronic Reference Services, Louisiana State University
[http://www.lib.rpi.edu/Engineering/presentations/ptdl.htm]


PostConference Workshops • Friday, May 18th

Workshop 12
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Intranet Taxonomies and Metadata: Creating Them, Using Them
Marjorie Hlava, President, Access Innovations, Inc.
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]


Free Cybertours • Tuesday, May 15th

12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Intranet Professional’s Intranet Resources
Intranet Professional editor Rebecca Jones, Dysart & Jones Associates
[http://www.infotoday.com/it2001/cybertours/Jones]
 


Free Cybertours • Wednesday, May 16th

2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Knowledge Management Resource Sites
Stephen Abram, VP, HIS Micromedia
[http://www.infotoday.com/it2001/cybertours/Abram]
 


Free Cybertours • Thursday, May 17th

12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Competitive Intelligence Sites
Amelia Kassell, President, Marketingbase
[http://www.infotoday.com/it2001/cybertours/Kassel]
 


Exhibit Hall Theater • Tuesday, May 15th

2:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m.
Intranet Toolkits
Stephen Abram, IHS Canada & Bonnie Burwell, Burwell Information Services
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]


Exhibit Hall Theater • Wednesday, May 16th

10:30 a.m. -11:00 a.m.
Finding Electronic Resources: Tools & Techniques
Gary Price, Creator of Price's List of Lists & Direct Search
[http://www.freepint.com/gary/online2001.htm]

11:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Intranet Toolkits
Stephen Abram, IHS Canada & Bonnie Burwell, Burwell Information Services
[POWERPOINT SLIDES]


Exhibit Hall Theater • Thursday, May 17th

11:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Finding Electronic Resources: Tools & Techniques
Gary Price, Creator of Price's List of Lists & Direct Search
[http://www.freepint.com/gary/online2001.htm]
 


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