36th Annual Conference (April 2003)

Theme: Knowledge Management: Experience Counts

April 28-30, 2003 – Hilton Minneapolis & Towers

“Knowledge is experience. Everything else is just information.” –Albert Einstein

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Schedule – Monday, April 28, 2003

  • 10:00 a.m. – Tour of Faegre & Benson Library
  • 3:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. – APLIC Board Meeting

Schedule – Tuesday, April 29, 2003

  • 9:00 a.m. Registration and Coffee/Tea
  • 9:30 a.m.- 10:45 a.m – Knowledge Management & Knowledge Sharing: An Interactive Session Susan Pasquariella, Senior Knowledge Sharing Officer, UNFPA, et al. Presentation (PDF)
  • 10:45 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. Coffee/Tea Break
  • 11 a.m.- 12 noon – “Imagination is more important than knowledge (Albert Einstein) — Rethinking how we manage access to knowledge and information” Wendy Thomas, Coordinator, Machine Readable Data Center, University of Minnesota Population Center Presentation (PDF)
  • 12:00-2:00 p.m. – Lunch
  • 2:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m. – “KM Initiatives Sponsored by 3M Library and Information Services”Kristin Oberts, Senior Manager, 3M Library and Information Services
  • 3:00 p.m.- 3:15 p.m. Coffee/Tea Break
  • 3:15 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
    • The Cochrane Library – Anne Ilaqua, Demography Library, Brown University Presentation (PDF)
    • Evaluating Websites – Chengzhi Wang, Princeton University – Stokes Library
    • Working in International Settings – Bill Barrows, Family Health International
  • 7 p.m. Banquet at the Whiskey Cafe

Schedule – Wednesday, April 29, 2003

  • 9 a.m. Coffee/Tea
  • 9:30 a.m.- 10:45 a.m. – APLIC Business Meeting and APLIC Conference Planning for 2004
  • 10:45 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. – Coffee Break
  • 11:00 a.m.- 12 noon – “Building a Personalized Research Portal, A Case Study” Peter Kelley, Intranet Manager, Faegre & Benson Library Services Presentation (PDF)
  • 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. – Lunch
  • 2:00 pm.- 2:30 p.m. – “The Ipas Resource Center” Julia Cleaver, Resource Services Associate, Ipas Resource Center Presentation (PDF)
  • 2:30 pm.- 3:15 p.m. – “Knowledge management-based HIV/AIDS issues in Africa”Modou Fall Sall, Documentaliste, Information and Documentation Center, African AIDS Research Network Presentation (PDF)
  • 3:15 p.m.- 3:30 p.m. Coffee/Tea Break
  • 3:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
    • POPLINE – Anne Compton, INFO Project, JHU/CCP Presentation (PDF)
    • Electronic Journals – Julia Cleaver, Ipas Resource Center
    • Working Paper Collection and Access Services in Demographic Knowledge Management – Jason Yu, California Center for Population Research, University of California at Los Angeles
  • 4:30 p.m. Wrap-up

Conference photos

All Photos for this year’s conference courtesy of Yan Fu.

Anne Ilacqua, John Carlson, Bill Barrows and Margie Shiels

Kristin Oberts, Senior Manager, 3M Library and Information Services.

Breakout session on “Evaluation of websites” led by Chengzhi Wang from Princeton.

Anne Ilacqua (Brown) leads a breakout session on The Cochrane Library.

Zuali Malsawma (PRB) and Chengzhi Wang (Princeton).

Mary Panke (PAI) and Haruna Kashiwase (PRB)

Julia Cleaver (IPAS) and Lori Delaney (INTRAH)

Bill Barrows (FIH) and John Carlson (University of Wisconsin)

Susan Pasquariella (UNFPA) and Claire Lev (University of Washington)

Funmi Akhigbe (POPLINE), Nykia Perez (University of Pennsylvania), Chengzhi Wang and Jason Yu (UCLA)

Mary Panke, Funmi Akhigbe and Wendy Thomas (University of Minnesota)

APLIC-I members visiting Faegre & Benson Library.

APLIC-I members visiting Faegre & Benson Library.

Modou Fall Sall (African AIDS Research Network) and Funmi Akhigbe

Margie Shiels (FHI), Modou Fall Sall and Zuali Malsawma

Gretl Cox (FHI)

Funmi Akhigbe and Nykia Perez

Kiet Hao Bang (Penn State) and Tara Murray (Penn State)

Haruna Kashiwase and Anne Ilacqua

Anil Kumar and John Carlson.