Invited lectures and Presentations

U.S. & Europe:

“Developing Data Services to Support eScience/eResearch.” A half-day workshop presented to the Northwest and Pacific Region of National Network of Medical Libraries, University of Washington Health Sciences Library, Seattle, Washington, April 17, 2012.

“Developing Data Services to Support eScience/eResearch.” Priscilla Mayden Lecture Workshop, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, February 22, 2012. http://library.med.utah.edu/or/pmayden/workshop.php

“Scientific Data Management: 2011 Professional Development Day for New England Librarians. A One-Day Workshop.” Amherst, Massachusetts, March 16, 2011. http://libraryguides.umassmed.edu/2011PDD

Training New Types of Information Professionals for New Forms of Information Work: It’s About Skills and Products.” Panel presentation at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Library, Boulder, Colorado, November 17, 2010.

“Linking Entities in Scientific Metadata.” With Miao Chen. Presentation at Cornell University Library, October 15, 2010. http://metadata-wg.mannlib.cornell.edu/forum/index.php?date=2010-10-15

“Staying relevant: Adopting trusted strategies for resource management.” Presentation at the Central New York Science Librarians Meeting, SUNY ESF, Syracuse, October 17, 2008.

“Balancing between Content Standards and Local Requirements for Scientific Metadata.” Presentation at Cornell University Library, September 19, 2008. (http://metadata-wg.mannlib.cornell.edu/forum/index.php?date=2008-09-19)

“Folksonomies and Taxonomies: Where the Two Can Meet.” Presentation at the New Dimensions in Knowledge Organization Systems: A Joint NKOS/CENDI Workshop, Washington, DC, September 11, 2008. (http://nkos.slis.kent.edu/2008workshop/JianQin.pdf)

“Educational metadata and ontology development.” Presentation at Department of Library and Information Science, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid-España, May 5-16, 2008.

“Developing ontologies for information representation and access.” Invited presentation at KLA/KSMA Conference Louisville, Kentucky, September 21, 2007.

Asia:

Managing research data” Invited presentation at SungkyunkwanUniversity Library, Seoul, Korea, December 10, 2015.

Data Science and What It Means to Library and Information Science.” Invited presentation at SungkyunkwanUniversity, Seoul, Korea, December 8, 2015.

Developing Data Services to Support Research Data Management.” Invited presentation at the Advanced Seminar for Digital Libraries, Qingdao, China, June 25-27, 2014.

Research Lifecycle, Data Lifecycle, and Data Infrastructure Services.” Invited presentation at the China National Library of Science, Beijing, June 26, 2013.

Data Infrastructure Services and Data Librarians: What Can You Do and Contribute?” Invited presentation at the Advanced Seminar for Digital Libraries, Shenzhen, China, June 5-7, 2013.

Data Services: What It Means and How to Do It.” A presentation given at:

  • Xiamen University Library, June 8, 2012
  • Wuhan University Library, June 12, 2012

“Developing Data Services to Support eResearch” (half day). A tutorial presented at:

  • Library of the Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China, October 25, 2011.
  • Beijing University Library, China, October 26, 2011.
  • Wuhan University Library, China, December 18, 2011.

“Linking Data.” Presentation at the Shanghai Library Science Association, Shanghai, June 25, 2011.

“Promoting Scholarly Communication: How to Kick off a SC project?” Presentation at the Chinese Academic Libraries Forum and the Advanced Digital Library Seminar, June 22-24, 2011, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.

“eScience and Innovative Library Services.” Presentation at the Chinese Academic Libraries Forum and the Advanced Digital Library Seminar, June 22-24, 2011, Chengdu, Sichuan, China.

“Research in library and information science in Western countries.” Keynote at the Annual Conference of Shanghai Library Science Association, Shanghai, China, December 23, 2009.

“Developing an OWL-encoded conceptual model.” Presentation at the Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences, March 10, 2009.

“Social semantics and controlled semantics.” Presentation at the National Library of China, December 19, 2008.

“E-Science/E-Research: Challenges and opportunities for academic libraries.” Presentation at:

  • Renmin University of China, Beijing, December 19, 2008
  • Advanced Digital Library Seminar, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, December 16, 2008

“The impact of digital technology on library technical services and skills required for technical services librarians.” Presentation at Advanced Digital Library Seminar, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, December 16, 2008

“XML applications in digital libraries.” A three-day lecture given at the Joint Advanced Seminar for Digital Libraries co-organized by iSchool Syracuse University and National Library of Science Chinese Academy of Science, May 26-28, 2008, Shanghai, China.

“Digital library technologies and development in the U.S.” Presentation at the Advanced Workshop for Digital Libraries, Guilin, Guangxi, China, August 13-16, 2007.

“Design of ontologies.” Presentation at the Advanced Workshop for Digital Libraries, Guilin, Guangxi, China, August 13-16, 2007.

“Extracting vocabularies from query logs.” Presentation at the Advanced Workshop for Digital Libraries, Guilin, Guangxi, China, August 13-16, 2007.

“An overview of recent developments in digital library practices and technologies in the United States.” Presentation given at the Open Forum for Digital Libraries, co-organized by Shanghai Library and National Library of Science Chinese Academy of Science, May 28, 2007, Shanghai, China.

“Overview of digital asset management.” Presentation given at Shanghai Library for the Shanghai Library Association, Shanghai, China, June 30, 2006.

“Using knowledge organization systems to support searching in indexing databases.” Presentation at Shanghai Library for the Shanghai Library Association, Shanghai, China, June 23, 2006.

“Ontology development and implementation.” Presentation given at Zhejiang Provincial Library for the Zhejiang Library Association, Hangzhou, China, June 16, 2006.

“Ontology development and implementation.” A three-day lecture given at the Library of Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China, May 22-24, 2006.

“Using knowledge organization systems to support searching in indexing databases. Presentation at the Shanxi Agriculture Academy, Taiyuan, China, May 19, 2006.

“Building a Semantic Network for Information Retrieval; Semantic Web and Ontologies.” Presentations at:

  1. China Academic Library and Information System (CALIS) (July 4-8, 2005),
  2. Tsinghua University Library (June 24, 2005),
  3. the Library of Chinese Academy of Science (June 25, 2005),
  4. Library Associations of Zhejiang Province, Jiangsu Province, and Shanghai (June 30-July 1, 2005), and
  5. Xiamen University Library (July 3-8, 2005)

“Metadata and the organization and management of scientific data and information”; “The role of academic libraries in building digital learning resources”; “Semantic Web and ontologies.” Presentations at

  1. The Advanced Seminar for Digital Library Research and Development, Shenzhen University Town, Shenzhen, China, June 23-25, 2004;
  2. The Third Advanced Seminar for Network Information and Technology Development, Beijing Document Services, Beijing, China, June 28-29, 2004; and
  3. Wuhan University Library, Wuhan, China, July 1-2, 2004:

“Introduction to Semantic Web standards, technologies, and applications. ” A one-day workshop at Beijing University Library, China, December 20, 2003.

“Introduction to Semantic Web standards, technologies, and applications. ” A half-day seminar at Tsinghua University Library, China, December 22, 2003.

“Introduction to Semantic Web standards, technologies, and applications. ” A half-day seminar given at Shanghai Jiaotong University Library, China, January 2, 2004.

“Knowledge management and technology: Challenges and opportunities for libraries.” Presentation at Symposium of Knowledge Management, Beijing, China, May 20, 2002. Sponsored by Chinese Academy of Science Library and Information Center.

“Introduction to eXtensible Markup Language (XML).” A tutorial at the Second Advanced Seminar for Network and information Technology 2000, sponsored by Beijing Document Service, Beijing, China.

“Technology and Standards for Information Resource Sharing.” A three-day seminar at the Second Summer Workshop for Advanced Librarianship, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, July 19-22, 1999.

 

Conference/Panel Presentations

Qin, J. (2014).Data Literacy for Data Science Professionals. Panel presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology, Seattle, WA, November 1-4, 2014.

Qin, J. (2012). Another kind of analysis in data science and analytics. Presentation at the iConference Workshop: Data Science & Analytics: What Is in It for iSchools? http://eslib.ischool.syr.edu/iconf2012/

Qin, J. (2012). Preparing eScience librarians for managing research data. Presentation at the Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, New Orleans, LA, March 22-23, 2012.

Qin, J. (2011). Developing Data Services to Support eResearch (half day). A tutorial presented at the International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL 2011), Beijing, China, October 24-27, 2011. http://www.icadl2011.org/Tutorials.shtml

Qin, J. & J. D’Ignazio. (2008). Facilitating discovery of and access to scientific data through developing metadata and training scientific data managers. In: The 21st International CODATA Conference: Scienfitic Information for Society – From Today to the Future, Kyiv, Ukraine, October 5-8, 2008.

Qin, J. (2006). Metadata as the underpinning of sustainable and effective access to scientific data. Panel presentation at the CODATA’06: Scientific Data and Knowledge within the Information Society, October 22-25, 2006, Beijing, China.

Qin, J. & R. Sharif. (2006). Metadata research: Models, schemas, and realities. Panel presentation at the ASSIT Annual Meeting, November 3-8, 2006, Austin, Texas.

Qin, J. (2006). Encoding KOS: Languages for machine understanding and processing. Panel presentation at the Ninth International Conference for Knowledge Organization, July 5-9, 2006, Vienna, Austria.

Qin, J. & J. H. Park. (2004). The Impact of open access journals on scientific collaboration:  a methodological discussion. Panel presentation at the ASIST Annual Meeting, November 12-17, 2004, Providence, Rhode Island.

Qin, J. & W. Y. Hsiao. (2004). How users search in educational digital libraries: Findings of GEM query log analysis. Panel presentation at the ASIST Annual Meeting 2004,

Tarr, S. & J. Qin. (2004). Classifying fire service video clips with a user-centered approach. Panel presentation accepted by the ASIST Annual Meeting 2004. November 12-17, 2004, Providence, Rhode Island.

Qin, J. (2002). Collaborative construction of a content architecture for digital resources. Panel presentation at ASIST Annual Meeting, November 18-21, 2002, Philadelphia, PA.

Qin, J. (1999). Discipline- and industry-wide metadata schemas: semantics and namespace control. Panel presentation at ASIS Annual Meeting 1999.

Qin, J. (1997). Semantic patterns in citation clusters: subject distribution and shifting in the literature of antibiotic resistance in pneumonia. Panel presentation at the American Society for Information Science Annual Meeting 1997.