|All sessions will be held online using Zoom. Space is limited, registration is required.|
Prototyping for Progess: Using a Design Thinking Approach to Implement OA and Collections Strategy
Tuesday, November 17
1:00 – 4:00 pm Eastern
Joelle Pitts, Associate Dean for Administration, Planning, and Assessment, Carnegie Mellon University Libraries
L. Angie Ohler, Director of Collection Services, University of Maryland Libraries
Monday, November 16, 10:30 – 11:30 am Eastern
Extending the reach and discovery of Quality OA journals through world-wide community engagement in their curation
Moderator: Adrien Stanley, Managing Director, Publishers, Digital Science
Tom Olijhoek, Editor-in-Chief, DOAJ.Ivonne Lujano, Lecturer, Autonomous Mexico State University, Mexico.
Vrushali Dandawate, Head Librarian, AISSMS College of Engineering, Pune Maharashtra, India.
Judith Barnsby, Senior Managing Editor, DOAJ
Wednesday, December 2, 2:00 – 3:00 pm Eastern
Going Deeper: AI, Knowledge Graphs and Scholarly Research
Matthew Ismail, Director of Collection Development, Central Michigan University, and Editor in Chief, Charleston Briefings
Ruth Pickering, COO, Yewno
Wednesday, December 9, 2:00 – 3:00 pm Eastern
Organizing for OA: New Business Models for Collective Action
Emily Farrell, Library Partnerships and Sales Lead, The MIT Press
Alison Bradley, Director, Strategic Initiatives, PALCI
Raym Crow, Owner, Chainbridge Group
Peter Potter, Publishing Director, University Libraries at Virginia Tech
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.