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Title

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

Creator

  • Author: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: University of North Texas
  • Author: Carbo, Toni
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Drexel University
  • Author: Caidi, Nadia
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: University of Toronto
  • Author: Gruzd, Anatoliy
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Dalhousie University
  • Author: Rorissa, Abebe
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: State University of New York at Albany

Contributor

  • Organizer of meeting: American Society for Information Science and Technology
    Contributor Type: Organization

Date

  • Creation: 2012-10
  • Embargoed Until: 2013-02-01

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: 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.
  • Physical Description: 2 p.

Subject

  • Keyword: international information issues
  • Keyword: interest groups
  • Keyword: 30th anniversary

Source

  • Meeting: American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Seventy-Fifth Annual Meeting, 2012, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Relation

  • Is Version Of: The Origins of SIG-III and Its 30 Years' Journey: Visions and Reflections, ark:/67531/metadc130187

Collection

  • Name: UNT Scholarly Works
    Code: UNTSW

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Paper

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc122172

Degree

  • Academic Department: Digital Projects Unit

Note

  • Display Note: 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.