10th Annual Allen Smith Symposium "Innovation and Equity: Technology, Ethics & The Future of LIS"

Apr 29, 2021
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The School of Library and Information Science at Simmons University is pleased to announce the 10th Annual Allen Smith Symposium on Innovation and Equity: Technology, Ethics, and the Future of LIS on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST.

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Safiya Noble, author of Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism, is an Associate Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in the Department of Information Studies. She is the co-founder and codirector of the UCLA Center for Critical Internet Inquiry (C2i2).

The keynote is moderated by Dr. Marie desJardins, Dean of the College of Organizational, Computational, and Information Sciences.

The Allen Smith Symposium is hosted by the Simmons University School of Library and Information Science, the College of Organizational, Computational and Information Sciences.

Registration is now open. Please register by April 22.

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