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Monday, June 9 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Big Data & Job Opportunities Panel

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This panel discussion will focus on opportunities and roles for librarians in big data. Learn how we as a profession can market and apply our inherent data and analysis skills to ensure we are in on the ground floor of this evolving field.

Program Take-Aways

  1. Participants will discover  job opportunities presented by the advent of big data.

  2. Participants will explore roles for librarians in big data.

  3. Participants will discover how to market and apply their inherent data and analysis skills.

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Amy Affelt

Director of Database Research, Compass Lexecon
Past Chair, Leadership and Management Division. | Expertise: | Marketing Information Services. | Evaluating Information Integrity and Quality. | Big Data.

Jane Dysart

Senior Partner, Dysart & Jones
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Daniel Lee

Senior Manager, KM Operations, PwC Canada
An American in Canada who thrives where data, information and knowledge converge as a competitive advantage.
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Kimberly Silk

Data Librarian, Martin Prosperity Institute, University of Toronto
Candidate, Chapter Cabinet Chair-Elect | Past President, SLA Toronto Chapter | Digital media librarian extraordinaire.

Monday June 9, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Convention Centre West, Room 208 & 209

Attendees (170)