KO faculty at iConference

The 10th annual iSchool Conference (iConference) took place March 24-27, 2015 in Newport Beach, California. iConference 2015 is hosted by University of California, Irvine: The Donald Bren School of Information and Comuter Sciences.The conference champion sponsors are Microsoft Research, the UCI Hana Lab, and the National Science Foundation; contributors include Facebook, Nokia, and the UCI Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences; additional support provided by Google, Morgan & Claypool Publishers, the School of Information Sciences at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, the UCI Institute for Software Research, the UCI Newkirk Center, and grandPad. 

KO faculty had four papers accepted to the conference: 

Allyson Carlyle -  “The Policeman’s Beard Was What? Representation and Reality in Knowledge Organization and Description” 

Rachel Ivy Clark (Ph.D. student) and Jin Ha Lee - "User Perceptions of Associative Thesaural Relationships: A Preliminary Study"

Carole Palmer and collaborators' - "LIS Programs and Data Centers: Integrating Expertise" 

Joe Tennis - “Words and Emotional Work: Classification Theory’s Constructs Useful for the Analysis of Social Media Data in Terms of Gender, Race, and Sexuality”