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In the news: Cyber forensics research by Dr. Fung of the School of Information Studies featured in McGill's Headway magazine

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:55

Dr. Benjamin Fung's work on cyber forensics and data mining is featured in the latest edition of Headway magazine, which highlights the best of research, discovery, and innovation at McGill University.

Read the full text article about Dr. Fung's research and cyber forensic tool in Headway, Volume 8, Number 1 Spring 2014: The Big Picture on Big Data - 002//Cyber Forensics.

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Master's Practicum Showcase Open House

Fri, 2014-04-11 14:00 - 16:30

Please join us at the McGill School of Information Studies to celebrate the accomplishments of our students in the Master of Library & Information Studies Winter 2014 Practicum program.

The Practicum showcase is a unique opportunity to learn more about projects completed in a variety of public and private-sector information settings, featuring projects in the areas of archives, knowledge management, librarianship, records management, user experience, and more.  

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1st Annual Symposium of Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) McGill Student Chapter

Tue, 2014-04-08 12:00 - 15:00

Join us at the Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) McGill Student Chapter Symposium for presentations and discussion on the latest issues affecting the field of moving image archiving.

The event will feature presentations by David Stevenson - Conservator @ Canadian Centre of Architecture, Phil Spurrell - Proprietor of Le CineClub Film Society, and student presenters from the McGill School of Information Studies.

For more information, please contact amiamontreal [at] gmail [dot] com

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SIS Seminar Series: "Digital Devices in Archive Reading Rooms: Assessing Regulations in the TARO Archives." Guest Speaker Dr. U. Karadkar

Fri, 2014-03-14 13:30 - 15:00

Join us for a McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) Seminar Series talk on archival device regulations and mobile applications to assist in archival research with guest speaker Dr. Unmil Karadkar, Assistant Professor in the School of Information at The University of Texas at Austin.


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SIS Seminar Series: "Computational Privacy: Two Fundamental Problems." Guest Speaker Dr. R. Shokri

Fri, 2014-03-14 12:00 - 13:00

Join us for a McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) Seminar Series talk on the challenges of computational privacy in the age of big data with guest speaker Dr. Reza Shokri, Postdoctoral Researcher at the Institute of Information Security, Department of Computer Science, ETH Zurich.

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Dr. Kimiz Dalkir of the School of Information Studies co-leading development of Quartier de L'Innovation de Montreal's "Montreal Creativity Hub"

Tue, 2014-02-18 13:34

Dr. Kimiz Dalkir of the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) has been selected as a leader in the development of the Quartier de l’Innovation’s “Montreal Creativity Hub.”

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SIS Seminar Series: "Applying Data Mining to Real-Life Crime Investigation." Dr. B. Fung

Fri, 2014-03-28 12:30 - 14:00

Join us at the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) for a SIS Seminar Series talk on data mining and crime investigation with Dr. Benjamin Fung.

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SIS Seminar Series: "Big Data & Privacy." Guest Speaker Dr. N. Mohammed

Fri, 2014-02-21 14:00 - 15:00
Education Building : Room 211, 3700 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Join us for a McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) Seminar Series talk on big data and privacy with guest speaker Dr. Noman Mohammed, NSERC postdoctoral fellow at the McGill School of Computer Science.

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The School of Information Studies welcomes postdoctoral researchers Dr. Cédric Camier & Dr. Jochen Steffens @ the Multimodal Interaction Lab

Fri, 2014-01-31 10:24

The McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) is pleased to welcome postdoctoral researchers Dr. Cédric Camier and Dr. Jochen Steffens, both undertaking research at the Multimodal Interaction Laboratory (MIL) with Prof. Catherine Guastavino.

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Association of Canadian Archivists (ACA) McGill Student Chapter 6th Annual Winter Colloquium at the School of Information Studies

Fri, 2014-02-21 13:00 - 17:00

Join us for the Association of Canadian Archivists (ACA) McGill Student Chapter 6th annual Winter Colloquium at the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS).

The Colloquium will feature papers, presentations and talks on a variety of topics related to the latest archives-related issues and trends.

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