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 (LiT.RL) at the University of Western…

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2018 Topic for the IWB Conference

The IWB 2018 Conference Committee is excited to announce the topic for this year's conference! The 2018 conference will be on Mass Media. The conference will be held Tuesday, February 13th 2018 in the Student Union Building. The conference will cover both news media and popular media, and the role information plays in both of them.  For…

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Presenting Robert Currie

The Information Without Borders Conference committee is excited to announce that Robert Currie, Professor of Law and Director of the Law & Technology Institute at the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University, will be moderating the Privacy Panel at the 2017 conference. Rob Currie is a Professor of Law and…

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Announcing Chevonne Lyons

Chevonne Lyons is the Manager of Information Management in the Information, Communication and Technology Services Branch of the Department of Internal Services. As a public servant, her work is grounded in the development of corporate information management strategies, policies, and initiatives that enable government to better manage and use its…

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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 responsible for the development of information…

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Announcing Adrian Cloete

The Information Without Borders Conference committee is excited to announce that Adrian Cloete, manager of the Outreach and Community Enablement team  for the Government of Canada’s Information Management policy centre at the Treasury Board Secretariat (TBS), will be speaking at the 2017 conference. After careers as a journalist and integrated marketing…

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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 Stewardship at Ryerson’s Social Media Lab.…

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Announcing Jackie MacDonald

The Information Without Borders Conference committee is excited to announce that Jacqueline MacDonald, a member of Dalhousie SIM’s adjunct faculty and a part-time instructor, will be a panelist at the 2017 conference. A member of SIM’s adjunct faculty and a part-time instructor since 2007, Jackie’s PhD research (U. Sheffield) examined…

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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 years of experience leading transformational initiatives…

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