VALA2022 Onsite Conference Program

Conference Program

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0930-1730REGISTRATION OPEN - Foyer
0930-1830EXHIBITION OPEN - Sovereign Room
1015-1045Morning Tea & Exhibition Viewing
1045-1100Welcome to VALA2022,
Opening Address: Ebe Kartus and Sae Ra Germaine, Co-Chairs, VALA2022 Organising Committee

Room: Eureka Room
1045-1430Online Platform
1100-1200   Keynote 1: Dr Shasta Henry and Will Tait, Future Crunch - Melbourne, Australia
Intelligent optimism
Room: Eureka Room & Online
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1200-1300Lunch & Exhibition Viewing Onsite 
1300-1400  Keynote 2: Melissa Terras, The University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Digital Humanities and GLAM digitisation: the need to build a virtuous circle
Room: Eureka Room & Online
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1400-1410Session Change Over
Concurrent 1
Eureka Room
Concurrent 2
Courtyard Room
The topography of searching: from visualisation to action
Amy Walduck
State Library of Queensland
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 Koha for a cataloguing agency: considerations and challenges for a system implementation during COVID lockdown
Ben Chadwick
Education Services Australia
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1440-1515Afternoon Tea & Exhibition Viewing Onsite
1515-1545Concurrent 3
Eureka Room
Concurrent 4
Courtyard Room
Developing and encouraging biodiversity in a consortium framework
Angus Cook
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What the dickens is a data concierge? Researcher interviews and data management reviews: misinformation, appreciation and remediation
Patrick Splawa-Neyman
Monash University
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1545-1555Session Change Over
 1555-1625Concurrent 5
Eureka Room
Concurrent 6
Courtyard Room
Five years of OER publishing: lessons and directions
Steven Chang
La Trobe University
#vala2022 #s5

On the fly: adapting existing digital tools to deliver safe student spaces on campus in uncertain times
Rachael Wilson
Deakin University
#vala2022 #s6
1625-1635Session Change Over
1635-1705Concurrent 7
Eureka Room
Concurrent 8 (Live Stream)
Courtyard Room
 What is the product in academic publishing? Or, Why people in the Open Access debate are all talking about different things
Graham Massey
Victoria University
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From herders to facilitators - Library staff transition and the transformation of the Library tour
Samantha Narcis
University of Adelaide
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1705-1830Welcome Reception - Exhibition Hall
Includes Welcome to Country
Proudly supported by De Gruyter

NOTE: The VALA2022 Program is subject to change as new content is proposed; please visit it regularly.

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