Sessions will take place on the main floor of the University of Victoria’s Library (McPherson Library/Mearns Centre).

Find your way to the right building with this map of campus

Printable program: ACCOLEDS 2016 Program

Day 1: Tuesday November 29

8:15-8:40 Registration

8:40-8:45 Housekeeping – Hosts

8:45-9:00 Welcome – Jonathan Bengtson, University of Victoria University Librarian

9:00-10:00 DLI update – David Price & Chantal Ripp, Statistics Canada

10:00-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-11:30 BC Stats – Martin Monkman, BC Stats

11:30-1:00 Lunch on your own

1:00-3:00 2016 Census Dissemination – Release Strategy and Products & Services Line – Glen Hohlmann, 2016 Census Dissemination Project Manager; Paul Schwets, Head, Dissemination Services & Mary-Lynne (Mini) Reid, Census Release Manager and Chief – Product Design, Production and Dissemination Services

3:00-3:15 Coffee Break

3:15-4:45 Lightning Strikes

Kelly LeBlanc, UofA School of Library and Information Studies – Navigating the Health PCCF+ Directory

Gilbert Bede, Okanagan College – BC Data’s Geographic Services  Data Distribution Service

James Doiron, University of Alberta – An overview of the CIHI Graduate Student Data Access Program (GSDAP)

Caroline Tippets, UBC School of Library, Archival and Information Studies – The Growing Role of Data at UBC’s iSchool

Daniel Brendle-Moczuk, University of Victoria – Tools to Create Interactive Web Data/Stats Charts & Graphs

5:30- Opening Reception

Day 2: Wednesday November 30

8:45-9:45 PCCF+ Update – Vince Gray, Western University

9:45-10:15 Coffee Break

10:15-12:15 Hands-on GIS – Julie Jones, Simon Fraser University & Daniel Beaulieu, Université de Saint-Boniface

12:15-1:45 Lunch on your own

1:45-2:30 Getting Your Hands Dirty with Research Data Management: Part I – Eugene Barsky, University of British Columbia

2:30-2:45 Coffee break

2:45-4:30 Getting Your Hands Dirty with Research Data Management: Part II – Eugene Barsky, University of British Columbia

6:30-DLI 20th Anniversary Dinner

Day 3: Thursday December 1

8:45-9:30 COPPUL Digital Preservation Initiative – Corey Davis, University of Victoria

9:30-10:15 Data Rescue and Recovery Update – Vince Gray, Western University

10:15-10:45 Coffee Break

10:45-12:15 Hail Data! A Data Preservation Saga – Anna Bombak & Larry Laliberte, University of Alberta

12:15-2:00 ACCOLEDS AGM. Lunch will be provided

2:00-2:15 Wrap Up