[Siguse-l] ASIS&T SIG-USE Symposium Schedule - Nov. 1, 2014

K.-Sun Kim kskim at slis.wisc.edu
Mon Oct 20 14:18:23 EDT 2014

Please join us in Seattle, Washington for the ASIS&T SIG-USE Symposium! To register, please visit: http://www.asis.org/asist2014/register.html

Theme: "Context in Information Behavior Research"
Date: November 1, 2014 (Saturday)
Time: 1:30 to 6:30 pm
Location: Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA, USA
Symposium Co-chairs: K.-Sun Kim (University of Wisconsin – Madison) & Lu Xiao (University of Western Ontario)


1:30 – 1:45 Welcome and introduction by Rong Tang (Simmons College), K.-Sun Kim (University of Wisconsin – Madison) and Lu Xiao (University of Western Ontario)

1:45 – 2:30 “Context: Silos, boundary spanning, and opportunities”: Keynote presentation by Dr. J. David Johnson, Professor (College of Communications and Information Studies, University of Kentucky) 

2:30 – 3:30 First round of Lightning Talks 

The Role of Context in the Implications and Impacts of Information Behavior Research
- Kyungwon Koh, Assistant Professor; Ellen L. Rubenstein, Assistant Professor; Kelvin White, Associate Professor (School of Library and Information Studies, University of Oklahoma)

When Context Matters: From Context to Contextual Analysis
- Pertti Vakkari, Professor (School of Information Sciences, University of Tampere)

A Time Analytic Framework for Information Practice
- Diana Ascher, Doctoral Student (Department of Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles)

Temporality in Models of Information Behavior, Information Seeking and Information Search
- Anita Crescenzi, Doctoral Student (School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

The Impact of Time as a Contextual Factor in Health Information Seeking
- Yan Zhang, Assistant Professor (School of Information, University of Texas at Austin)

Wearing Different Hats for the Context of Communities and Topics: Health Information Activities in Facebook Communities
 - Sue Yeon Syn, Assistant Professor (Dept. of Library and Information Science, Catholic University of America)

HackHealth – Blurring the Contextual Boundaries between Research and Practice
- Rebecca Follman, Doctoral Student; Beth St. Jean, Assistant Professor; Mega Subramaniam, Assistant Professor; Natalie Greene Taylor, Doctoral Candidate; Christie Kodama, Doctoral Student
(College of Information Studies, University of Maryland – College Park); Dana Casciotti, Program Analyst (Office of Health Information Programs Development, National Library of Medicine) 

3:30 – 3:50 Snack Break

3:50 – 4:50 Second round of Lightning Talks 

Context-making in information work
- Isto Huvila, Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor (Åbo Akademi University)
The Meta-Context of Information Behavior: The Importance of Multiple Lenses and Mixed Methods Tension
- Adam Worrall, Adjunct Professor (School of Information, Florida State University) 

Analytic bracketing: a method for understanding the contexts of information behavior
- Pam McKenzie, Associate Professor (University of Western Ontario)

Context in Mobile Information Overload
- Yuanyuan Feng, Doctoral Student; Denise E. Agosto, Associate Professor (College of Computing and Informatics, Drexel University)

Information Practices and the Mobile Knowledge Work Context
- Leslie Thomson, Doctoral Student; Mohammad Hossein Jarrahi, Assistant Professor (School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill)

Information Behavior of International Students Settling in an Unfamiliar Geo-spatial Environment
- Chi Young Oh, Doctoral Student; Brian S. Butler, Professor (College of Information Studies, University of Maryland – College Park)

The Impacts of Time Pressure and Emotion on the Information Behavior of High Stakes Decision Makers: The Home Buying Experience
- Carol F. Landry, PhD Candidate (Information School, University of Washington)

4:50 – 5:00 Break

5:00 – 5:35 World Café group discussions on contexts in HIB research

5:35 – 5:50 Group report on the discussions

5:50 – 6:20 Awards and presentation
-- Presentation of 2014 SIG-USE awards
-- Research presentation by the 2013 winner of the Elfreda A. Chatman Research Award: Waseem Afzal (School of Information Studies at Charles Sturt University) - "Information Needs: A Conceptualization, Operationalization and Empirical Validation" 

6:20 – 6:30 Wrap up and evaluations of the symposium: Lisa M. Given (School of Information Studies, Charles Sturt University)

We look forward to seeing you at the 2014 ASIS&T SIG-USE Symposium!

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