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ASIST 2012 Annual Meeting 
Baltimore, MD, October 26-30, 2012

 
The Origins of SIG-III and its 30 Years' Journey: Visions and Reflections
Daniel Alemneh, Toni Carbo, Nadia Caidi, Anatoliy Gruzd and Abebe Rorissa

Tuesday, 1:30pm


Summary

In light of the 75th ASIS&T Anniversary Celebration and the 30th celebration of International Information Issues (SIG-III), the participants on this panel will discuss the origins of the Special Interest Group for International Information Issues (SIG-III) of the Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) and its early years. In addition to the reflections of the last 30 years, we look forward and discuss the future of the SIG.