The Big Data SIG business meeting will take place online, immediately after the IT section standing committee meeting.

IFLA IT Section SC Business Meeting 28 Aug 2020, 08:30-09:30 EST, Online
+ Big Data SIG Business Meeting 28 Aug 2020, 09:30-10:00 EST, Online



  1. Open session (data projects) [40 mins]

    1. “Bringing Library Carpentry workshops to IFLA to increase data skills” by Edward Junhao Lim (IFLA Science and Technology Libraries Section)
    2. Towards ethical data management, distribution, and use for AI applications” by Dr. Maria Esteva and Dr. Sharen Strover (University of Texas, Austin)
    3. Feasibility of applying off-the-shelf Artificial Intelligence tools on digital library images collections” by Harish Maringanti (University of Utah)
  2. ​Business Meeting

    1. ​Updates on SIG team, WLIC 2020, and action plan
    2. Invitation to participate in future work