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Friday, October 6

Time Concurrent Sessions
8:00 - 9:30
Registration Opens - Vancouver Island Room Alcove
09:30-10:30

Keynote Speaker:
Bob Boiko Vancouver Island Room

10:30-10:45
Coffee Break sponsored by Infotrieve
10:45-11:30 Taxonomies 101
Full day session
Garibaldi Room (Sponsored by Factiva)
Implementing a content management system: Do your homework!
Boardroom (Sponsored by Factiva)
11:30-11:40 Transition Transition
11:40-12:30 Before You Start – Conducting an Information Needs Assessment as a Foundation…
Boardroom(Sponsored by Factiva)
If You Don’t Do It, Somebody Else Will…Why Librarians Should Become Content Managers
Tweedsmuir Room
(Sponsored by IEEE)
12:30-2:00 Lunch & Exhibits in the Vancouver Island Room
2:00-2:50 Taxonomies 101
continued...
Garibaldi Room (Sponsored by Factiva)
Taxonomies for Metadata and Information Architecture
Boardroom(Sponsored by Factiva)
Content Analysis: Methods and Mentoring
Tweedsmuir Room
(Sponsored by IEEE)
2:50-3:00

Transition

3:00-3:50 Taxonomies 101
continued...
Garibaldi Room (Sponsored by Factiva)

Build a better relationship with IT: Understanding web project management
Boardroom(Sponsored by Factiva)



Taking the “taxing” out of taxonomy
Tweedsmuir Room
(Sponsored by IEEE)
3:50-4:10 Transition Transition
4:10-5:00 The Human Side of Content Management
Boardroom(Sponsored by Factiva)
Taxonomy as content outline, site map and search aid
Tweedsmuir Room
(Sponsored by IEEE)

Saturday, October 7

Time Concurrent Sessions
8:30-9:20 If at first you don’t succeed (Case Study of Managing Intranet Content)
Garibaldi Room (Sponsored by CanWest)
Creating a Customized Content Management Solution from the Ground Up: A Case Study
Waddington Room (Sponsored by Taylor & Francis)
Going Live: Roles and Processes to Build and Maintain a Higher Education Web Site
Tweedsmuir Room
(Sponsored by IEEE)
9:20-9:30
Transition
9:30-10:20 Best Practices for Document Delivery
Garibaldi Room (Sponsored by Infotrieve)
It's 2027, Do You Know Where Your Content Is?
Waddington Room (Sponsored by McGraw-Hill)
Best Practices vs. Practicalities: Qualitative Decisions for Delivering the Best Content to Customers
Tweedsmuir Room
(Sponsored by IEEE)
10:20-10:40
Coffee Break
10:40-11:30 The Otipimsuak Project: Content Management and Web Design in an Aboriginal Context
Tweedsmuir Room
(Sponsored by IEEE)
11:30 - 11:40
Transition
11:40 - 12:30
 

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