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Sunday, July 15
 

11:30am CDT

Sci-Tech Newcomers Lunch

Lunch for those who are new to the division or first-time conference attendees. Meet each other and the Sci-Tech Division leadership. RSVP to Sarah Oelker at soelker@mtholyoke.edu by  6 July 2012.

 


Sunday July 15, 2012 11:30am - 1:00pm CDT
TBA

1:00pm CDT

DST Board Meeting

Annual board meeting of the Science & Technology Division. Open to all division members and any others interested.

MODERATING:
Cheryl Hansen, Engineering Systems Inc.


Sunday July 15, 2012 1:00pm - 3:00pm CDT
Hilton Chicago, Joliet Room
 
Monday, July 16
 

7:30am CDT

Sci-Tech Business Meeting and Breakfast

PRICE: $20.00 Member/ $5.00 Student Member/ $25.00 Non-Member

Annual business and breakfast meeting of the Sci-Tech Division.  Come have some breakfast, network with your colleagues old and new, and find out what the division is doing.

MODERATING:
Cheryl Hansen, Engineering Systems Inc.


Monday July 16, 2012 7:30am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room S402A
 
Tuesday, July 17
 

2:00pm CDT

How and Why Things Fail - Forensic Engineers and Information Specialists

Real Forensic Engineering not made for TV.  Librarians, information researchers, and libraries of all types and forms are essential to the field of forensic engineering. Come hear Michael Stevenson of ESI talk about what forensic engineering really is and how the gathering of information is key to the field.


MODERATING:
Cheryl Hansen, Engineering Systems Inc.

SPEAKING:
Michael Stevenson, ESI


Tuesday July 17, 2012 2:00pm - 3:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E253C

4:00pm CDT

Open Access to Federal Science Technology Information

The session will address Open access through the Federal Science Repository Service (FSRS) and the collaboration between NTIS and the scientific and engineering communities. Learn the what, why and how of this collaboration and find out how it is working and what it can do for you.

SPEAKING:
Wayne Strickland, National Technical Information Serv


Tuesday July 17, 2012 4:00pm - 5:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E253C

6:00pm CDT

All-Sciences Poster Session and Reception

This event highlights multiple themes representing innovation, creativity, and change, with support from multiple  divisions. Join your colleagues for food, drink, and networking, and learn new ideas to take back to your library.


Tuesday July 17, 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm CDT
Hilton Chicago, Williford Room BC
 
Wednesday, July 18
 

8:00am CDT

Science and Engineering 101

This year in 101 our experts will introduce the best tools to help you discover, obtain, and work with resources in nuclear engineering and physics.

SPEAKING:
Mary Frances Lembo, PNNL Tech Library Pacific Northwest Technical Laboratory; James Manasco, University of Louisville

PRESENTATION HANDOUTS: 

http://www.sla.org/pdfs/sla2012/SciEngineering101MaryFLembo.pdf

http://www.sla.org/pdfs/sla2012/SciEngineering101JManasco.PDF


Wednesday July 18, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E264