Research seminars - SIS Seminar Series

The McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) presents research colloquia throughout the year with Canadian and international guest speakers. These free talks highlight innovative research topics and developments in the field of information studies.

The seminars are open to students, university staff and faculty, alumni, and members of the public. SIS PhD and master's students are strongly encouraged to attend. As seating is limited, please arrive early to secure a seat.

We look forward to seeing you there!

2019/20 seminars and workshops

October 7, 2019

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-2:00

MITACS Project: Adopting Knowledge Management Practices in the Creation of a Tribal Archives in Rural Québec - Dominique Robichaud

October 21, 2019

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-2:00

Using R for research, part 1: gathering, organizing and describing data - Christopher Trudeau

October 28, 2019

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-2:00

Using R for research, part 2: analysing and visualising data - Christopher Trudeau
November 4, 2019

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-1:30

Scholarly Communication in China - Fei Shu
November 11, 2019

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-2:30

Rare Books Workshop - Eddie Paul Jewish Public Library

 

November 18, 2019

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-2:00

MITACS: The Ciena way - Peymon Montazeri

November 25, 2019

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:30-1:30

Knowah Research Group - Prof Max Evans and Prof Ilja Frissen

January 20, 2020

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-1:30

Evelina: a life-story of a book, told by its paratext - Svetlana Kochkina

February 17, 2020

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-1:30

People are not frozen in time: Using Transitions Theory and liminality to examine the experiences of people undergoing change - Rebekah Willson
February 24, 2020

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:30-1:30

Health Misinformation in search and Social media - Amria Ghenai
March 9, 2020

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-1:30

Title TBA - James Blustein - Visiting professor
March 16, 2020

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-1:30

Title TBA - Rebecca Katz
March 23, 2020

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-1:30

MISt project students 
April 6, 2020

SIS Mansion

Room 106

12:00-1:30

Title TBD - Fiona Hale Smith


 

 

Check the SIS homepage for more School of Information Studies events. 

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