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Session Overview
Date: Sunday, 31/Oct/2021
7:30am - 8:30amNew Leaders Coffee
Location: Snowbird, 2nd Floor, Marriott
7:30am - 8:45amSIG Cabinet Meeting
Location: Salon A, Lobby Level, Marriott
7:30am - 5:00pmSpeaker Ready Room
Location: Park City, 2nd Floor, Marriott
7:30am - 6:00pmRegistration
Location: Ballroom B Foyer, Lobby Level, Marriott
8:00am - 9:00amContinental Breakfast & Coffee
Location: Salons D-E, Lobby Level, Marriott
8:00am - 5:00pmPlacement Service
Location: Alta, 2nd Floor, Marriott
8:00am - 5:00pmPlacement Service
Location: Canyons, 2nd Floor, Marriott
9:00am - 10:30amOpening Plenary Keynote by Professor Luciano Floridi: "Semantic Capital: What It Is and Why It Matters"
Location: Salons D-E, Lobby Level, Marriott

Luciano Floridi is Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information at the University of Oxford, where he is Director of the OII Digital Ethics Lab. He is a world-renowned expert on digital ethics, the ethics of AI, the philosophy of information, and the philosophy of technology. He has published more than 300 works, translated into many languages. He is deeply engaged with policy initiatives on the socio-ethical value and implications of digital technologies and their applications, and collaborates closely on these topics with many governments and companies worldwide.

10:30am - 11:00amCoffee Break
Location: Ballroom Prefunction, Lobby Level, Marriott
10:30am - 4:00pmExhibits
Location: Ballroom Prefunction, Lobby Level, Marriott
11:00am - 12:30pmCommunity Resilience Through Diversity (European Chapter)
Location: Salon A, Lobby Level, Marriott
11:00am - 12:30pmPaper Session 01: Information Production and Flow
Location: Salon B, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Deanna Morrow Hall, Corporate Information Resources, Inc., USA

As time permits, moderators will facilitate reflective discussions at the end of sessions! These will be opportunities to have extra discussion on key points, synergies, and provocative elements of the papers.

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11:00am - 12:30pmPaper Session 02: Student Award Session
Location: Salon C, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Howard Rosenbaum, Indiana University, USA

As time permits, moderators will facilitate reflective discussions at the end of sessions! These will be opportunities to have extra discussion on key points, synergies, and provocative elements of the papers.

11:00am - 12:30pmNorth-South Scholarly Collaboration: Opportunities and Experiences in Africa (ASIS&T Africa Chapter and SIG-III)
Location: Salon H, Lobby Level, Marriott
11:00am - 12:30pmConceptualizing Relevance of Information as a Social Justice Issue: An Interactive Panel Discussion
Location: Salon I, Lobby Level, Marriott
11:00am - 12:30pmPaper Session 03: The intersection of AI, LIS, and Ethics
Location: Salon J, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Dania Bilal, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
12:45pm - 1:45pmNew Member Orientation Lunch (Invitation Only)
Location: Skylight Ballroom, 2nd Floor, Marriott
2:00pm - 3:30pmAcademic Publishing in the Future: What's Next?
Location: Salon A, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Sandra Hirsh, San Jose State University, USA
Session Chair: Don Turnbull, Aqua M&A, USA
2:00pm - 3:30pmRacial Attacks during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Politicizing an Epidemic Crisis on Longstanding Racism and Misinformation, Disinformation, and Misconception
Location: Salon B, Lobby Level, Marriott
2:00pm - 3:30pmPaper Session 04: Transformation, Pedagogy, and Information Literacy
Location: Salon C, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Miyoung Chong, University of Virginia, USA

As time permits, moderators will facilitate reflective discussions at the end of sessions! These will be opportunities to have extra discussion on key points, synergies, and provocative elements of the papers.

2:00pm - 3:30pmMotivation, Building Relationships, and the Role of Belonging in Distance Learning (SIG-ED)
Location: Salon H, Lobby Level, Marriott
2:00pm - 3:30pmPaper Session 05: Trust in Technology
Location: Salon I, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Jiangen He, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
2:00pm - 3:30pmPaper Session 06: Repositories and Digital Collections: Infrastructure and Sustainability
Location: Salon J, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Johanna Cohoon, The University of Texas at Austin, USA

As time permits, moderators will facilitate reflective discussions at the end of sessions! These will be opportunities to have extra discussion on key points, synergies, and provocative elements of the papers.

2:00pm - 3:30pmProfessional Development Committee Meeting
Location: Snowbird, 2nd Floor, Marriott
3:30pm - 4:00pmCoffee Break
Location: Ballroom Prefunction, Lobby Level, Marriott
4:00pm - 5:30pmYouth Information Interaction Research in the Pandemic: Adjustments, Innovations, Implications
Location: Salon A, Lobby Level, Marriott
4:00pm - 5:30pmWelcome to Information Science (SIG-HFIS)
Location: Salon B, Lobby Level, Marriott
4:00pm - 5:30pmPaper Session 07: Information Interactions with the Healthcare System
Location: Salon C, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Souvick Ghosh, San José State University, USA

As time permits, moderators will facilitate reflective discussions at the end of sessions! These will be opportunities to have extra discussion on key points, synergies, and provocative elements of the papers.

4:00pm - 5:30pmAntiracism in the LIS Profession: Not Just Lip Service
Location: Salon H, Lobby Level, Marriott
4:00pm - 5:30pmPaper Session 08: Scientometrics and Bibliometrics
Location: Salon I, Lobby Level, Marriott
Session Chair: Ly Dinh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
4:00pm - 5:30pmPublications Committee Meeting
Location: Snowbird, 2nd Floor, Marriott
6:00pm - 7:00pmWelcome Reception and SIG-RUSH
Location: Skylight Ballroom, 2nd Floor, Marriott