January 24, 2020, the Metadata Research Center, Drexel University, College of Computing and Informatics, hosted the LEADS Forum. The full agenda and slides are available below.
The Forum celebrated the success of the LEADS-4-NDP program and charted the way forward for continuing this program with doctoral students and early to mid-career front line information professionals. The forum included presentations by LEADS fellows, a panel of project mentors and early career professionals, breakout groups, and discussion about different models for continuing the LEADS program.
What: LEADS-4-NDP Forum
Date: January 24th, 2020
Time: Breakfast & registration: 8:30-9:30am Forum: 9:30am – 3pm
Where: 3675 Market St, Quorum, floor 2, Room Qu4b
Forum agenda: PDF
LEADS Forum Schedule
|8:30-9:30 AM||Registration and breakfast|
|9:30-9:45 AM|| SESSION 1: Welcome and Objectives |
|9:45-10:30 AM|| SESSION 2: LEADS Fellows—Examples of Impact |
(moderator, Jake Williams, Assistant Professor, CCI/Drexel, LEADS CoPI)
|10:30-11:15 AM|| SESSION 3: Mentor Panel |
(moderator, Margaret Hedstrom, Professor, U. Michigan, LEADS Advisory Board)
|11:25-11:45 AM|| SESSION 4: Special Commentary LC Labs |
(moderator, Erjia Yan, Assistant Professor, CCI/Drexel, LEADS CoPI)
|11:45 AM-12:00 PM|| SESSION 5: Two-minute Madness: Fellows-Impact cont’d.
|12:00-1:00 PM||Lunch and Posters|
|1:00-1:30 PM|| SESSION 6: Early to Mid-career Panel |
(moderator: Devan Ray Donaldson, Assistant Professor, University of Indiana, Bloomington, LEADS Advisory Board member)
SESSION 7: Special Announcements |
|1:45-2:30 PM||SESSION 8a: Breakout group activity (Guidelines provided on-site)|
SESSION 8b: Around-the-room report outs [Summary] |
(Moderator, Juliane Schneider, Harvard Catalyst, Clinical and Translational Science Center, LEADS Advisory Board)
CLOSING SESSION: Final Remarks and Wrap-up|
Erik Mitchell, University Librarian, UCSD LibrariesJane Greenberg, CCI/Drexel University
|*** LEADS Forum – officially adjourned ***|
SPECIAL SESSION: YAMZ (Yet Another
Metadata Zoo), |
led by John Kunze, CDL (open to all LEADS Forum attendees), sponsored by Drexel University’s Metadata Research Center.