You can meet prominent figures in the field of librarianship and information science at Inforum. This year our invitation has been accepted by Kai Karin Geschuhn from Max Planck Digital Library, Carl Grant from University of Oklahoma Libraries and Yvonne Ng from WITNESS.
Exhibitor and Sponsor Call
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Looking back on the INFORUM 2016 conference
We welcomed 422 people mostly from the Czech Republic and Slovakia, but also from all over Europe in 2016. You can get information on the event and its programme on the INFORUM 2016 website. All the presentations and papers can be found in conference proceedings. Take a look also at the pictures and videos.
University of Oklahoma Libraries, United States
Carl Grant is the Associate Dean of Knowledge Services and Chief Technology Officer at the University of Oklahoma Libraries. He has demonstrated his commitment to libraries, librarianship, and industry standards through his participation in the Coalition for Networked Information, American Library Association and Association of College and Research Libraries, Library and Information Technology Association and on the board of the National Information Standards Organization (NISO). In recognition of his contribution to the library industry, Library Journal named Mr. Grant an “Industry Notable”.
WITNESS, United States
Yvonne Ng is the Senior Archivist at WITNESS, an international non-profit organization, where she manages its human rights video collection, and trains and supports activists using video to archive their media. Yvonne frequently speaks and writes on personal and community-based approaches to video archiving and archival ethics, including teaching a new course on Personal Digital Archiving at New York University in 2016. She is also active with the Community Archiving Workshop, XFR Collective, and the Association of Moving Image Archivists. Yvonne holds an MA in Moving Image Archiving and Preservation from NYU.