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 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 Carla Heggie

The Information Without Borders Committee is excited to announce that Carla Heggie will be speaking at the 2017 conference, at the privacy and security panel. Carla Heggie has been working in information access and privacy for over 25 years, retiring from the Nova Scotia…

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Announcing Keynote Speaker Wayne Smith

The Information Without Borders Conference committee is thrilled to announce Wayne Smith as a keynote speaker for the 2017 conference. Wayne Smith holds Honours Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in Economics from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. After a number of years…

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Announcing Keynote Speaker Dr. Amanda Clarke

The Information Without Borders conference is excited to announce Dr. Amanda Clarke will be be a keynote speaker at the 2017 conference! Amanda Clarke is an Assistant Professor with the School of Public Policy and Administration at Carleton University. From 2010-2014, Amanda was a…

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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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