October 21-23 preconference workshops October 20 Monterey Marriott
Monterey, California

Amy Affelt

Director, Database Research Worldwide
Author, The Accidental Data Scientist: Big Data Applications & Opportunities for Librarians & Information Professionals
Compass Lexecon

Amy Affelt is Director, Database Research Worldwide, at Compass Lexecon, a global economic consultancy, where she finds, analyzes, and transforms information and data into knowledge deliverables for PhD economists who testify as experts in litigation. She is a frequent writer and conference speaker on Big Data, Internet of Things, adding value to information, evaluating information integrity and quality, and marketing information services. She is the author of two books, "The Accidental Data Scientist: Big Data Applications and Opportunities for Librarians and Information Professionals" (Information Today, 2015), and "All That's Not Fit To Print:  Fake News and the Call to Action for Librarians and Information Professionals (Emerald, 2019),  and is the Big Data columnist for EContent Magazine.  She has a BA in history, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a master’s degree in library and information science from Dominican University.  She is a Fellow of the Special Libraries Association.

Internet Librarian 2019

Monday October 21, 2019

4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

D105: From Robot-Proof to Future-Proof

Internet Librarian 2018

Wednesday October 17, 2018

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

D202: You Don’t Need to Own It: Lessons From Unicorn Category Killers

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Are Librarians Smarter Than a Machine?

Internet Librarian 2017

Monday October 23, 2017

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

A103: Practitioners Panel: Search Tips & Millennial Searcher Secrets

Tuesday October 24, 2017

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

D202: Internet Search Privacy Tips & Tricks

4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

C205: Big Data Still Rules!

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Death Match! Apps vs. Browser; Libraries vs. Cultural Institutions; Amazon vs. Libraries; Libraries vs. Robots

Internet Librarian 2016

Tuesday October 18, 2016

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

A201: Big Data

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Internet Librarian @ 20: Looking Forward Retrospectively

Internet Librarian 2015

Monday October 26, 2015

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

D102: Taxonomy, Curation, & Digital Products

Internet Librarian 2014

Tuesday October 28, 2014

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

C201: Twitter for Biz & New Social Media Strategies

Wednesday October 29, 2014

12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Tools for Becoming a Big Data Pro

Internet Librarian 2013

Monday October 28, 2013

2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

D104: Big Data & Libraries

Tuesday October 29, 2013

4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

C205: Continuing the Engagement


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