The Origins of SIG-III and Its 30 Years' Journey: Visions and Reflections

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This paper discusses the origins of the Special Interest Group for International Information Issues (SIG-III) of the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) and its early years.

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Creation Date: October 2012
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Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw

University of North Texas

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Carbo, Toni

Drexel University

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Caidi, Nadia

University of Toronto

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Gruzd, Anatoliy

Dalhousie University

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Rorissa, Abebe

State University of New York at Albany

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  • Creation: October 2012
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This paper discusses the origins of the Special Interest Group for International Information Issues (SIG-III) of the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) and its early years.

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Abstract: In this panel we will discuss the origins of the Special Interest Group for International Information Issues (SIG-III) of the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) and its early years. In addition to the reflections of the last 30 years, Toni Carbo (one of the co-founders of SIG-III), Nadia Caidi (SIG-III Advisory board member), Anatoliy Gruzd (Social Media Administrator), Daniel Alemneh (SIG-III Chair), and Abebe Rorissa (SIG-III Chair-elect) look forward and discuss the future of the SIG-III including strategies to facilitate collaborations and information exchanges globally.

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2 p.

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Keyword(s): international information issues | interest groups | 30th anniversary
Source: American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Seventy-Fifth Annual Meeting, 2012, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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