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Monday, July 16
 

12:00pm CDT

Military Libraries Division Business Meeting and Lunch

PRICE: $5.00 Member/ $5.00 Student Member/ $5.00 Non-Member

DMIL Business Meeting for DMIL members only. Tickets are $5.00 and may be purchased through SLA Conference Registration.


Monday July 16, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E267
 
Tuesday, July 17
 

8:00am CDT

DENG Standards Update

Learn about the latest product innovations from many of our technical standards publishers and vendors.

MODERATING:
Susan Morley, CSA Group

SPEAKING: 
Stuart Bowyer, SAI Global; Rodney Buhrsmith, Eastview; Patti Ensor, CSA Group; Todd Fegan, Techstreet; Andrew Knopes, SAE International; Betsy Kulamer, American Society of Civil Engineers; Leanne Lowry, ANSI; Sohel Shaikh, British Standards Institution; John Pace, ASTM International; Michael Spada, IEEE


Tuesday July 17, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E264

7:00pm CDT

Joint Poster Session

The theme for this year’s poster session is “Jumping over the Candlestick: Individual and Institutional Efforts to Be Nimble and Quick in an Interconnected World.”  Posters will present case studies, research and innovative ideas about how information professionals and/or their institutions are staying agile in today’s open world economy.  This session is a relaxed and informal time to share ideas with colleagues, learn about exciting projects, and of course, choose how you’ll cast your vote for favorite poster!


Tuesday July 17, 2012 7:00pm - 9:00pm CDT
Hilton Chicago, Waldorf Room
 
Wednesday, July 18
 

8:00am CDT

UX (User Experience) for Non-UXers

Gretchen McNeely, Jennifer Melinn, Product Manager for EndNote at Thomson Reuters, Debra Kolah, Convener of the SLA UX Caucus, and Christopher Erdmann, will share stories about their UX experiences, and introduce you gently to: relevant terms in UX, information architecture (IA) and service design; elements of design thinking that play into UX discussions; areas where content strategy, IA and UX intersect; the challenges addressed by effective experience design; and simple ways to assess the current user experience in your information environment. You will also learn to isolate insights based on that assessment and develop concepts for improving that environment.

MODERATING: 
Stella Ota, Stanford University

SPEAKING:
Debra Kolah, Rice University; Mike Corbett, Simmons College; Gretchen McNeely, Self-Employed; Tilla Edmunds,Thomson Reuters 


Wednesday July 18, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E253C