Research Word Cloud

Dinesh Rathi

School of Library and Information Studies
University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada

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" ... Knowledge Management (KM), Open Source Software (OSS), Management, Digital Libraries (DL), Community Research, Social Media ... "


Presentations

Conference Presentations

  • Conference Papers (or Posters, as noted) (Co-)Presented [Year, Title, Conference Name, Location, (Note – if Poster and/or Co-Presented)])
    • 2020 – Decolonization efforts by Canadian public libraries, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), (Canada) (Virtual Presentation).
    • 2018 – Canadian Public Libraries and their Interest in Open Source Software (OSS), Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Regina, SK, Canada.
    • 2016 – Knowledge Sharing by Canadian Non-Profit Organizations (NPOs) with Community Stakeholders, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Calgary, AB.
    • 2016 – Understanding Community Needs: A Step Closer to a Digital Library for Communities in Canada’s North, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Calgary, AB.
    • 2016 – Use of Technology in Non-Profit Organizations (NPOs) for Knowledge Management, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Calgary, AB.
    • 2016 – An Emerging Digital Library Platform for Canada’s North, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Calgary, AB.
    • 2016 – Analysis of Broadband Policy in Relation to Rural and Remote Communities, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Calgary, AB. (Poster and Co-Presented with Dr. Michael McNally).
    • 2015 – Presentation (Numeracy Programming for Children in Canadian Public Libraries, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Ottawa, ON, Canada. (Co-presented with Dr. Michael McNally).
    • 2015 – The Australian Non-Profit Sector, Knowledge Management and Social Media, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Ottawa, ON, Canada. (Poster).
    • 2015 – Shaping of A Digital Library in Canada’s North, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Ottawa, ON, Canada. (Poster and Co-Presented with Dr. Ali Shiri and Robyn Stobbs).
    • 2014 – The Heart of Knowledge: Shifting Paradigms in the Knowledge Management in Non-Profit Organizations, Indian Library Association, Rourkee, India.
    • 2014 – Every Task its Tool, Every Tool its Task: Social Media Use in Canadian Non-Profit Organizations, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), St. Catharines, ON, Canada.
    • 2014– Disseminating, Assimilating, and Creating: A Social Knowledge Cycle Model for Non-Profit Organizations, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), St. Catharines, ON, Canada.
    • 2014 – Non-Profits and the Use of Social Technologies for Knowledge Management, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), St. Catharines, ON, Canada. (Poster).
    • 2014 – Forging the Key: Unlocking Social Knowledge in Non-Profit Organizations, Annual Conference of the Association for Nonprofit and Social Economy Research (ANSER), St. Catharines, ON, Canada.
    • 2011 – Impact of Different Features of Email on Problem Domain Identification, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Fredericton, N.B. Canada.
    • 2011 – Insight into Email-Based Data for Knowledge Discovery, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Fredericton, N.B. Canada.
    • 2010 – Research 2.0: A Framework for Qualitative and Quantitative, Hawaii International Conference on System Science (HICSS), Kauai, Hawaii, USA.
    • 2009 – Managing Knowledge in a Volunteer-Based Community, International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM), Hong Kong.
    • 2009 – From For-Profit Organizations to Non-Profit Organizations: The Development of Knowledge Management in a Public Library, International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM), Hong Kong.
    • 2009 – Use of Text Mining in Managing Knowledge in Help Desk, International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM), Hong Kong.
    • 2009 – Managing Knowledge in a Medium Sized Public Library, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Ottawa, ON, Canada.
    • 2009 – Decision Making Complexities in the Information Era, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Ottawa, ON, Canada.
    • 2009 – Automatic Routing in Triage Process, Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS), Ottawa, ON, Canada.
    • 2008 – Open Source Tools for Managing Knowledge in a Small Non-Profit Organization, International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM), Columbus, OH, USA.
    • 2008 – Users = Designers': A Participatory Approach in Designing Knowledge Management Systems, International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM), Columbus, OH, USA.
    • 2007 – Mining Help Desk Emails for Problem Domain Identification and Routing Incoming Emails, Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE), Seattle, WA, USA. (Poster).
    • 2007 – Your Mark is My Dirt: Impact of Email Signatures on Decision Making, International Conference on Decision Support Systems, Kolkata, India)
    • 2004 – Ubiquitous Computing for Knowledge Management, IASTED International Conference on Knowledge Sharing and Collaborative Engineering (KSCE) Conference, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands, USA.
    • 2004 – I-Vote: An Audience Voting System, ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Vienna, Austria, (Poster and Co-Presented with Jones, M. C., Medina, K. E., Rathi, D. and Singh, V).

Other Presentations and Talks

  • Talks Details [Year, Title, Venue and Location, (Co-Presenter, if any), (Talk Type)]
    • 2018 – Digital Library North: Cultural Heritage Preservation and Access in the Inuvialuit Settlement Region, HuCon* 2018 - Digital Fringe: Humanities on the Edge, Edmonton, AB, Canada. (Co-Presenter Dr. Ali Shiri).(*HuCon is an annual student-run conference of the Humanities Computing program at the University of Alberta)(Invited Keynote).
    • 2015 – Development of a Digital Library Infrastructure for the Inuvialuit Settlement Region, University of Alberta Libraries, Edmonton, AB, Canada. (Co-Presenter Dr. Ali Shiri). (Invited Talk).
    • 2014 – Social Media and ‘Social Value’: Knowledge Management in Today’s Non-Profits, Research Forum Series, Faculty of Education, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB. (Invited Talk).
    • 2010 – Knowledge Management, Library Discussion Group, Scott Library, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, 2010.
    • 2008 – Knowledge Management and Web 2.0, Second Annual Canadian Records Management Conference, Calgary, AB, Canada. (Invited Talk).
    • 2008 – Knowledge Management: Tools and Technologies, ARMA Edmonton Chapter, Edmonton, AB, Canada. (Invited Talk).
    • 2008 – Collaborative Technical Problem Resolution Using Knowledge Management System, Research Colloquia Series, SLIS, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada. Invited Talk).