The McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology (CIRMMT) Research Axis 4 (Multimodal immersive systems) are pleased to present a workshop on representation and visualization of human information in urban environments.
A message from Stuart (Kip) Cobbett, Chair of the Board of Governors, and Suzanne Fortier, Principal and Vice-Chancellor
On November 7, the Quebec government moved forward with Bill 60, which retains the provision of prohibiting public sector employees from wearing conspicuous religious symbols, dropping the previously proposed exemption for universities and hospitals and substituting a time-limited transition to full implementation.
Read article on the McGill Reporter on how not even a five-week construction strike could stop the transformation of empty storage into high-tech hub.
Winners of the Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching
Prof. Kenneth Ragan - Faculty of Science
Prof. Raphaël Fischler - Faculty of Engineering
Prof. Michael Rabbat - Faculty of Engineering
Dr. Ariel Fenster - Faculty of Science
Winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award for Leadership in Learning
Dr. Ann Wechsler - Faculty of Medicine
SIS Seminar Series: "Big Data, Analytics, and Intuition-Based Decision Making." Guest Speaker Dr. J. Liebowitz
Join us at the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) for a talk with guest speaker and Visiting Fulbright Scholar Dr. Jay Liebowitz.
The School of Information Studies welcomes Visiting Fulbright Scholar and Knowledge Management expert Dr. Jay Liebowitz
The McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) is pleased to welcome Visiting Fulbright Scholar and internationally recognized Knowledge Management expert and author Dr. Jay Liebowitz. Dr. Liebowitz will be in residence at the School from November 19 to December 2, 2013.
Dr. Liebowitz will give seminars and workshops on knowledge management, big data, business analytics and on the management of intellectual capital to develop research agendas and directions for developing curricula on these topics at the School.
Rhiannon Gainor, McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) doctoral student, has been named a 2013-14 ASIS&T New Leader. This year was exceptionally competitive, with 77 applications from ASIS&T members from 10 countries. This is the second time in two years a SIS student has won this award. Congratulations Rhiannon!
Web 2.U is an annual conference run by students of the McGill School of Information Studies at the intersection of social media, technology and information.
Featuring international, national and local speakers, this year’s theme is “The Cutting Edge”, with presentations on the latest in social media technology, strategy, and jaw-dropping best practice in connecting with your community.
For more details, please visit the conference website: web2pointu.org.
School of Information Studies PhD students Rhiannon Gainor & Qing Zou win ASIS&T Information System Design Competition
Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies doctoral candidates Rhiannon Gainor and Qing Zou, whose team won the annual Information System Design Competition at the 2013 ASIS&T conference!
Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) students of GLIS 639: Introduction to Museology exhibit their final student projects in a mini-exhibition at the McGill School of Information Studies.
Everyone is welcome.