Islandora Camp 2010 Agenda (July 22-23)

As an "unconference," you won't find a traditional agenda. But here are some of our planned speakers:

Thursday

Registration/Breakfast begins at 8.00 am

Followed at 9.00 am by 

Boris Mann, Entrepreneur & Digital Strategist

BImage removed.oris Mann has been blogging and using web tools for over 10 years. What began as an exploration of digital tools became a career building startups and web solutions.

Boris co-founded Bryght, the first commercial company focused on the Drupal open source content management system in 2004, and helped grow the Drupal community to a worldwide ecosystem of businesses and developers.

Boris has a passion for engaging communities, from distributed open source teams to the local innovators in Vancouver. He is one of the founding organizers of Northern Voice, the first Canadian blogging conference. He also is active in many developer communities, helping put on BarCamps, DemoCamps, and the Open Source CMS Summit on multiple continents. Boris is a Permanent Member of the Drupal Association. He holds a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Victoria, where he went after a coin flip made him choose between university and becoming a professional chef.
 

Umar Qasim (Dalhousie University)

Using Recommendation System to Reduce Information Overload in Institutional Repositories

Mark Roy (University of Saskatchewan)

Introducing the Content Model Editor

Dan Gourley

Developing the Drupal/Fedora Module

Jen Whitney (University of New Brunswick)

UNB and Drupal/Fedora

Jerry Pan

Nasa Earth Sciences Data

Moiz Bhukhiya

The Apiary Project 

Friday

Islandora Roadmap: Brainstorming and reports

Martin Boucher (Université de Montréal)

Synergies National Platform with Fedora and Drupal