DRAFT Agenda – watch for updates

Monday, February 17, 2010

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Optional Training at our office. Contact us for details

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM, Welcome Reception

Location: Hotel Andaluz, Valencia Room, Mezzanine Level

125 Second Street NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102


Tuesday, February 18, 2020

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM, Registration

Location: Hotel Andaluz, east end of Mezzanine Level

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM, Welcome and Introductions

Heather Kotula, Access Innovations, Inc.

Location: Hotel Andaluz, Barcelona Ballroom, Mezzanine Level

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM, Features Update

Marjorie M. K. Hlava, President, Chair of the Board, and Chief Scientist, Access Innovations, Inc.

Margie will discuss the updates and improvements to the Data Harmony software over the past year.

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM, Networking Break

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM, PLI Case Study: Upgrading our taxonomy systems and transitioning the indexing work from librarians to lawyers

Alexa Robertson, Director, Library Relations and Electronic Publishing, Practising Law Institute

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM, Case Study

Jeff Froustet, Assistant Manager, Metadata Solutions, American Society of Civil Engineers

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, Lunch

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM, Case Study

Jabin White, Vice President, Content Management, JSTOR/ITHAKA

1:30 – 2:30 PM, Breakout Sessions

One of the breakout sessions at DHUG 2020 will focus on the challenges and opportunities of integration for Data Harmony and full hierarchical taxonomies with the Atypon publishing platform. Our mutual clients will have time to present their “wish lists” and share best practice successes and lessons learned with representatives from Atypon.

Additional topics will be announced at the meeting.

Location: Hotel Andaluz, Casbahs on the Ground Level

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM, Breakout Reports

Location: Hotel Andaluz, Barcelona Ballroom, Mezzanine Level

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM, Networking Break

3:15 PM – 3:45 PM, Case Study

3:45 PM – 4:15 PM, Case Study

4:15 PM – 4:45 PM, Artificial Intelligence and the Big Bang Theory

Dr. Daniel Vasicek, Data Scientist, Access Innovations, Inc.

4:45 PM – 5:00 PM, Wrap Up Day One

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Tuesday Networking Dinner at the National Hispanic Cultural Center, 1701 Fourth Street SW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102


Wednesday, February 19, 2020

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM, Featured Session

Dr. Bob Allkin, Programme Manager, Biodiversity Informatics and Spatial Analysis, Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS), Royal Gardens, Kew, and Marjorie Hlava

Location: Hotel Andaluz, Barcelona Ballroom on the Mezzanine Level

 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM, Case Study

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM, Networking Break

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Future Directions and Wrap-Up

Marjorie M.K. Hlava and Jay Ven Eman, PhD, Access Innovations, Inc.

DHUG is a great opportunity for you to share your feedback and your wish list for new functions and features. Bring your comments, questions, and suggestions to this session and help us make Data Harmony even better! Margie and Jay will present Future Directions for the software, the company, and the industry.

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, Lunch