Announcing Keynote Speaker, Victoria Rubin

The Information Without Borders Conference committee is thrilled to announce Victoria Rubin as a keynote speaker for the 2017 conference. Victoria L. Rubin is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Information and Media Studies and the Director of the Language and Information Technologies Research Lab…

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Presenting Connie Michaelis

Connie Michaelis is the Director of the Corporate Information Management Program, within the Information, Communication, and Technology Services branch of the Department of Internal Services. In this role, she provides leadership and direction for information management in the Province of Nova Scotia. She is…

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Presenting Jenna Jacobson

Jenna Jacobson is a PhD Candidate at the University of Toronto in the Faculty of Information. Her research is situated at the intersection of social media, branding, and community.    Jenna is the Project Manager for the Canada Research Chair project in Social Media Data…

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Presenting Natasha Clarke

The Information Without Borders Conference committee is excited to announce that Natasha Clarke, Executive Director in Digital Services at Service Nova Scotia, will be speaking at the 2017 conference. Natasha Clarke is the Executive Director, Digital Services at Service Nova Scotia. She has over 19…

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Announcing Cristian Suteanu

The Information Without Borders Conference Committee is delighted to announce Dr. Christian Suteanu, who will be speaking in the breakout session entitled "Mapping, Modelling & Climate Informatics" at the 2015 conference. Dr. Suteanu is an Associate Professor at Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, cross-appointed in the…

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Presenting Megan Leslie

The IWB committee is delighted to announce that Halifax's Member of Parliament, Megan Leslie is going to speak at the IWB conference 2015! She will be speaking in the Breakout Session "Climate Research & Public Communication." First elected in 2008, Megan Leslie is the…

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Registration is now open!

Registration is now open for the 2015 Information Without Borders Conference.  Come and discuss the topic of Information Management for Climate Change Adaptation, with speakers such as Jason Hollett, Adam Fenech and our opening keynote Steve Easterbrook.  The conference is on February 11, 2015. …

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Introducing Adam Fenech

The Information Without Borders Conference is excited to announce that Adam Fenech, of the University of Prince Edward Island, will be speaking at the 2015 conference, on the subject of Information in Use: Planning & Adaptation Strategies. Dr. Fenech has worked extensively in the area of climate change…

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Presenting Jason Hollett

The Information Without Borders Conference is excited to announce Jason Hollett, who will be speaking at the breakout session Climate Research & Public Communication. Jason began working for the province at the Department of Energy in 2006, focusing on community renewable energy. He moved to…

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Announcing Opening Keynote

The Information Without Borders Conference is excited to present Steve Easterbrook, who will be giving our opening keynote presentation at the 2015 conference. Steve Easterbrook is a professor of computer science at the University of Toronto. He studies how computer models of complex system behaviour…

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