Presentations

International

Make Your Own MELE-D: Creating Mobile Music Education Learning Environments

Presentation, Co-Presenter, International Society for Music Education, Glasgow, UK July 24-29th, 2016.

Plug and Play Curriculum

Presentation, Co-Presenter, Workshop for Instruction in Library Use (WILU) 2009, Montreal Canada, May 26, 2009.

National

Students Plugin to 21st Century Literacy

Co-Presenter, 2010 Consortium of College and University Media Centers Annual Conference, Buffalo, NY, October 10, 2010.

Libraries in the Cloud

Presentation, Co-Presenter, Massachusetts Library Association Conference 2010 – From Meek to Mighty: Reinventing Libraries in Challenging Times, Hyannis, MA, April 30, 2010.

Plug In and Play: Teaching Research to the 21st Century Student

Presentation, Co- Presenter, 2009 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, Denver, CO, November 6, 2009.

Designing Library Services for the Cloud Computing World

Presentation, Co-Presenter, 12th Annual LITA National Forum – Open & Mobile, Salt Lake City, UT, October 3, 2009.

Teaching Information Literacy in a Web 2.0 World

Presentation, New Media Consortium (NMC) Summer Conference – Sparking Innovative Learning & Creativity, Indianapolis, IN, June 7, 2007.

Layperson’s Information Literacy: Integrating Information Science in the Everyday Classroom

Poster, North East Regional Computing Program (NERCOMP) Annual Conference – Innovation and Reliability: Finding the Balance, Worcester, MA, March 20 – Mar. 22, 2006.

Regional

Libraries in the Machine: Libraries in Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), and Mixed Reality

Presenter, State University of New York Librarians Association (SUNYLA) Annual Conference - The Global Library: Diversity through Collections, Spaces, & Services, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, June 14-16, 2017. 

Libraries in the Machine: Libraries in Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), and Mixed Reality

Presenter, LACUNY Institute 2017, The Future of Librarianship: Exploring what’s next for the Academic Librarian, LaGuardia Community College, Queens, NY, May 19, 2017.

Bring Your Own Learning (BYOL): Using MDM to Personalize Learning Environments to Students

Presenter, Conference on Instructional Technology (CIT) 2016 Annual Conference – Students at the Center: Creating and Sharing Learning Experiences, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY, May 31-June 3, 2016. 

Incorporating Digital Scholarship into Instruction

Presenter, Eastern New York ACRL Spring 2016 Conference, Digital Scholarship, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, March 23, 2016.

Creating Situated Learning Environments through Mobile Device Management (MDM)

Co-Presenter, Conference on Instructional Technology (CIT) 2015 Annual Conference – Rising to Meet Our Challenges: Preparing for Global Success, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, NY May 26-29, 2015.

Designing for Context Aware Education: Situated Learning through Technology

Presenter, Conference on Instructional Technology (CIT) 2014 Annual Conference – Objects in the Mirror are Closer than They Appear: Reflection, Innovation, and Learning, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, May 30, 2014.

Librarians in the Age of Cloud Computing

Co-Presenter, Emerging Technologies IV, South Central Regional Library Council (SCRLC) Virtual Conference, April 4, 2013.

Emerging Trends in Technology for Librarians

Panel Discussion, NYLA Annual Conference 2011 – New York Libraries ROCK! Saratoga Springs, NY, November 3, 2011.

Learning to Teach 21st Century Skills

Co-Presenter, 2011 Genteels' Excellence in Teaching Conference, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, October 1, 2011.

Augmented Reality

Webinar Presentation, Emerging Library Technologies: What's on the Horizon? SCRLC Virtual Conference, December 14, 2010.

Emerging Tech Trends for Librarians

Panel Discussion, NYLA Annual Conference 2010 – The Library: Your Story Starts Here, Saratoga Springs, NY, November 6, 2010.

Who am I on the Internet?

Panel Discussion, NYLA Annual Conference 2010 – The Library: Your Story Starts Here, Saratoga Springs, NY, November 6, 2010.

Emerging Technology Trends in Education

Presentation, Professional Development Schools Consortium Retreat 2010, Buffalo, NY, October 1, 2010.

Students Plugging into 21st Century Literacy

Co-Presenter, SUNY Technology Conference 2010, Rye Brook, NY, June 16, 2010.

Information Commons at E. H. Butler Library

Presentation, 5th Annual Library Liaison Summit: Rethinking Reference, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, June 10, 2010.

Teaching with Technology

Presentation, Co-Presenter, Library Instruction Leadership Academy (LILAC), Rochester, NY, April 13, 2010.

A Change is Gonna Come: Emerging Technology Trends for Librarians

Panel Discussion, NYLA Annual Conference – Peace, Love, & Freedom, Niagara Falls, NY, October 16, 2009.

RU There? Mobile Technologies for Libraries

Presentation, Co-Presenter, NYLA Annual Conference – Peace, Love, & Freedom, Niagara Falls, NY, October 17, 2009.

Mentoring Panel

Panel Discussion, NYLA Annual Conference – Peace, Love, & Freedom, Niagara Falls, NY, October 16, 2009.

Social Networking Session

Presentation, Library Assistant’s Day, co-sponsored by Nylink, Central Library Resource Council, South Central Regional Library Council, Rochester Regional Library Council, and Upstate Medical, Syracuse, NY, November 3, 2009.

Up, Up in the Clouds: Harnessing the Power of Google Applications

Pre-Conference Session, State University of New York Librarians Association (SUNYLA) 41st Annual Conference, – Keeping the Fire, Lighting the Way, SUNY Onondaga, Onondaga, NY, June 17, 2009.

The Delicious Cook Book: Recipes for the Everyday Tagging

Presentation, Upstate Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (UNYSLA) Conference 2008 – Communicate and Collaborate: Practical Uses of Interactive Technologies, September 26, 2008.

There Are Many Ways: New Approaches to Teaching Information

Presentation, Co-Presenter, Conference on Instructional Technology (CIT) 2008 Annual Conference – Are We There Yet? Teachers and Learners in a Digital World, Plattsburgh, NY, May 28, 2008.

The 21st Century Library: Identity and Creativity in a Brave New World

Keynote Presentation, The Western New York / Ontario Association of College & Research Libraries (WNY/O ACRL) Spring 2008 Conference – 21st Century Libraries: Don't Get Left Behind, Niagara Falls, NY, May 2, 2008.

You're a Librarian? Adapting to New Roles of the Library Profession

Guest Speaker, Beta Phi Mu – Theta Chapter, Spring 2008 Initiation Dinner, New York, NY, April 14, 2008.

It Came from the Blog! (Invited)

Presentation, NYLA Annual Conference – Learning for Life, Buffalo, NY, October 20, 2007.

Virtual Worlds in the Academic Setting (Invited)

Panel Discussion, Co-Presenter, WNY/O ACRL Fall 2007 Conference – No Chalk Dust: Teaching and Learning in Online Environments, Rochester, NY, October 12, 2007.

The Renaissance Librarian: Using Web 2.0 to Rediscover the Culture of Learning in Your Library

Presentation, Co-Presenter, Conference on Instructional Technology (CIT) 2007 Annual Conference – Technology and the Future of Academe, Plattsburgh, NY, May 31, 2007.

Why 2.0? Understanding the Role of Web 2.0 in Librarianship (Invited)

Guest Speaker, Westchester Library Association (WLA) Annual Conference – Westchester Libraries: The Link that Strengthens Our Communities, Scarsdale, NY, May 11, 2007.

LIS 505 – Introduction to Library and Information Studies (Invited)

Guest Speaker, Department of Library & Information Studies (DLIS), University at Buffalo – Buffalo, NY, April 2, 2007.

They Came from the Social Networks

Presentation, Western New York Library Resources Council (WNYLRC) Spring Conference, Web 2.0: Libraries Meet the Challenge, Amherst, NY, March 28, 2007

The Paperless University: Myth or Reality? (Invited)

Panel Discussion, Co-Presenter, SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY, February 21, 2007. http://podcasts.fredonia.edu/node/11

Teaching Information Literacy with Web 2.0

Presentation, State University of New York Librarians Association (SUNYLA) 38th Annual Conference, – Branching Out: Keeping SUNY Libraries Strong, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, NY, June 14, 16, 2006.

Teaching Information Literacy with Web 2.0 Tools

Poster, CIT 2006 Annual Conference – Envisioning Tomorrow’s Classroom: Learning Without Limits, SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY, May 30 – June 2, 2006.

Library Visibility in Web 2.0

Poster, WNY/O ACRL Spring 2006 Conference – Multiple Facets of Marketing: Understanding Our Users, Promoting Our Libraries, Marketing Ourselves, Canandaigua, NY, May 5, 2006.

GNOD, GROK, Blogs, Oh My! Unconventional Tools to Spice Up Library Instruction

Best Practices Poster, Teaching Learning Technology (TLT) Conference – New Directions in Teaching and Learning Technology, Albany, NY, December 5, 2005.

Study Quad

Poster Co-Presenter, Association of College and Research Libraries New York (ACRL/NY) Symposium – Connecting with the Net Generation: Access and Environment, New York, NY, December 2, 2005.

Technology Overview in the Library Field

Presentation, E. H. Butler Library, Buffalo State College, Buffalo, NY, November 22, 2005.