SESSION DESCRIPTIONS

To present at the conference, please visit the Submit Proposal area. Once accepted, proposals will appear in a table below.

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(Sessions are grouped by Stream)

Presentation Authors
Stream: Human Technologies and Usability
Near Field Communication Technology of the 19th Century Lochte, Dr. Bob
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Application of Professional and Ethical Codes in the Construction Industry: A Managerial View Fewings, Mr Peter T.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Collapse and Expand: Design for Tuberculosis, 1909-1956
  1. Theodore, David
  2. Adams, Prof. Annmarie
  3. Schwartzman, Assistant Professor Kevin
Paper Presentation Accepted
How Can the Semantic Web Improve the Acquisition and Sharing of Knowledge?
  1. Marques, Dr. Oge
  2. Mayron, Mr. Liam M.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Pharmacogenetics and the Relief of Cancer Pain Winslow, Michelle
Paper Presentation Accepted
Understanding and Developing Internet Ethics
  1. Senthil Kumar, BB
  2. Melton, Austin
Paper Presentation Accepted
Data Professionalism as a Limitation in Organizational Tournaments: Researching Data Professionals Rose, Professor Michael John
Paper Presentation Accepted
Next Generation Networks: Technological Change, Employment and Skills Darbishire, Dr Owen
Paper Presentation Accepted
Dwelling on IT: Health Monitoring, Intimacy and Intimidation at the Everyday Level of Domesticity Laviolette, Dr Patrick
Paper Presentation Accepted
Using Human Computer Interaction to Foster Technological Advancement in Sub-Saharan Africa
  1. Stringfellow, Dr. Catherine
  2. Thomas, Jamie
Paper Presentation Accepted
An Innovative Evolutionary Approach towards People-Capability Maturity Model® (P-CMM®) Implementation Al-Ghaiati, Fathi M.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Nanotechnology Prospects for Applications in Life: The Nanotechnology Revolution Riahi, Ali
Paper Presentation Accepted
'I am OK' - A New Emergency SMS System and Its Use on Congested Phone Networks
  1. Matos, Prof. Victor
  2. Blake, Dr. Ben
Paper Presentation Accepted
An Appraisal of the Proposed IT Act of Bangladesh
  1. Srivastava, Aashish
  2. As-Saber, Dr Sharif
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Combining Non-Subjective Quantitative Techniques with Qualitative Visual Approaches in the Assessment of Large Portfolios of R&D Projects Yeomans, Dr. Julian Scott
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Stream: Knowledge and Technology
GIS as an Urban Planning Tool: Some Thoughts on Embodiment and the Digital Public Sphere Jackson, Dr. Shannon
Paper Presentation Accepted
Knowledge Access and Pariah Industries: How Can Socially Stigmatised Industries Overcome Knowledge Blocks to Develop Technology? Voss, Ms Georgina
Paper Presentation Accepted
Engineering Profession as a Social Practice: Impact on Professional Engineering Education Rojter, Dr. Josef
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Institutional Configuration for Knowledge Communities and Technology Transfer? Case of North East of England Tully, Janet
Paper Presentation Accepted
Promises and Threats to Democracy by Advancing Technology Pager, Prof. David
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Technology Agenda Kennedy, Dr Stephen
Paper Presentation Accepted
Truth, Fiction and the Fragility of Internet Publication Macer-Story, Prof. Eugenia
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Role of Community Colleges in Technology Knowledge Acquisition: Sustaining American Manufacturing Competitiveness in the Global Economy
  1. Willis, Prof. Rachel
  2. Connelly, Rachel
  3. Williamson, Emily
Paper Presentation Accepted
Configuring the Face as a Technology of Citizenship: Biometrics, Surveillance, and the Facialization of Institutional Identity Ferenbok, Joseph
Paper Presentation Accepted
Global Warming, Technē and Technical Writing: Teaching Toward "Convivial" Design Mareck, Anne Faith
Paper Presentation Accepted
Developing Canada's Biometric Passport: Where are Citizens in this Picture?
  1. Clement, Andrew
  2. Boa, Krista
Paper Presentation Accepted
Clinical Information-Retrieval Technology: Towards Inter-Organizational Routines in Family Medicine
  1. Pluye, Dr Pierre
  2. Grad, Dr Roland
  3. Knaapen, Loes
  4. Mysore, Dr Naveen
  5. Johnson-Lafleur, Janique
Paper Presentation Accepted
Technology, Ethics and the Environment: A Roundtable Discussion
  1. Maintenay, Andre
  2. Rosales, Janna
  3. Perfect, Craig
  4. Muncaster, Andrew
Colloquium Accepted
Flexible Process Frameworks for the Evaluation of Relative Sustainability in Water Management Decisions
  1. Hurley, Dr Louise
  2. Memon, Dr. Fayyaz Ali
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Nanotechnology and Other Allegorical Imaginings Niemczyk, Dr. Michael
Paper Presentation Accepted
Technology, Risk, and Deliberative Democracy: The Citizen’s Role in Public Policy Concerning Science and Technology Buschert, Prof. William
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Copyright Law and Poverty Research: Handcuffing Community Based Knowledge Translation
  1. Kamal, Ms. Saydia
  2. Christoffersen, Ashlee
Paper Presentation Accepted
Evaluating Social and Economic Impacts of Synchrotron Science: Social Network Analyses of the Canadian Light Source Synchrotron (CLSI) Network Ryan, Camille D.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Input/Output Interfacea for Virtual Learning Environments Abdullah, Che Zulkhairi
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Understanding Gender Relations in Forced Migrant Communities Gil-García, Óscar F.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Opportunities for Deliberation and Understanding: Engaging with Citizens about Water Recycling Technologies
  1. Russell, Dr Stewart
  2. Lux, Colleen
  3. Hampton, Assoc Prof Greg
Paper Presentation Accepted
Binary Thinking: The Rejection of Complexity in Academic Debate Jones, John
Paper Presentation Accepted
Reinventing Sight: Digital Challenges to the Philosophy of Vision and our Relations with the 'Real' Engstrom, Dr Timothy H.
Paper Presentation Accepted
E-lection Engagement: An American Canadian Comparison Small, Dr. Tamara A.
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Techne Project: Educating Students in the Meaning of Technology Whittier, Dr. David B.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Proprietary Software and Open Government: An Argument for FOSS Cesarini, Dr. Paul
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Hyperreality That Never Happened: Expanding Digital Discourse Breen, Dr. Marcus
Paper Presentation Accepted
Attitudes Toward Information Privacy: A Comparison of Student Attitudes in Russia and the U.S
  1. Floyd, Dr. Nancy A.
  2. Ledovskikh, Dr. Natalia
  3. Lewis, Prof. Jackie
  4. Soloview, Prof. Alex
  5. Sycheva, Prof. Olga
Paper Presentation Accepted
Ontologies as Strategy to Represent Knowledge Audit Outcomes
  1. Perez-Soltero, Dr. Alonso
  2. Sanchez-Schmitz, Prof. Gerardo
  3. Barcelo-Valenzuela, Dr. Mario
  4. Palma-Mendez, Dr. Jose Tomas
  5. Martin-Rubio, Dr. Fernando
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Information Society Era and the Faith of the Modern Political State: Two Competing Vision of the Expression of Cultures and Identities through Computer Networks Martin, Dominic C.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Stream: Other or Stream Unspecified
The Use of Corpora in Translation Training: A Practical Approach Sanchez-Ramos, Dr. Maria del Mar
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Revisiting the Digital Divide: Race, Region and the Everyday Uses of Internet Technologies
  1. Bosman, Dr. M. Martin
  2. Chakraborty, Dr. Jayajit
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Stream: Technology in Community
IT Based Opportunities and Threats: The Appropriate Role of Governments Lally, Dr. Laura
Paper Presentation Accepted
Turbocharging History: Technology Takes History into the Fastlane Nelson, Prof. Thomas
Paper Presentation Accepted
Blogging as Participatory Journalism: The Citizen's Voice of the News Klenner-Moore, Dr. Jayne
Paper Presentation Accepted
Environmental Ethics as Design Imperative: The Example of Nonhuman Design DeLancey, Prof. Craig
Paper Presentation Accepted
When Transhumanism Met Nanotechnology Rosales, Janna
Paper Presentation Accepted
Lost in Space: Citizens Adrift in Techno-Culture
  1. Behuniak, Dr. Susan M.
  2. Freie, Dr. John F.
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Role of ICTs in Enhancing Diasporic Citizenry and Connectedness: A Caribbean Exemplar Petrucka, Dr. Pammla
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Does Civic Engagement Really Make a Difference in a Technology Oriented Course? A Social Perspective Pennachio, Assistant Professor Linda
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Do Movies Promote Citizenship in the Technological Age? Anderson, Steve
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Diffusion of E-voting within Local Authorities Liptrott, Mr Mark
Paper Presentation Accepted
Voting as Embodied History: Analyzing Discourse About American Voting Technology Using Pierre Bourdieu's Fields of Power Evans, Janet
Paper Presentation Accepted
Universal Service: Evolving Telephone Policy Behrens, Dr. Phyllis I.
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Scientific Citizenship: The Contribution of Science Centers Paquette, Jonathan
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Keeping the Gates to the Parliament of (Digital) Things: Free/Open Source Software, Public Policy, Citizenship and Technology Shtern, Jeremy
Paper Presentation Accepted
Citizens of Ancient Rome and the Traveling Public of America: The Common Nexus Reed, Prof. Nancy B.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Connecting Canadians? Synthesis of Research from the Canadian Research Alliance for Community Innovation and Networking
  1. Longford, Dr Graham
  2. Clement, Andrew
  3. Moll, Marita
  4. Regan Shade, Prof Leslie
  5. Dechief, Diane
  6. Werbin, Kenneth
  7. Powell, Alison
Colloquium Accepted
Social Intelligence Through Community Neural Networks: An analogy Between a Network of Neurons and a Network of Humans Dimkovski, Martin
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Sustainability Models for Web-Based Information Systems Supporting Communities of Practice
  1. Cowan, Dr. Don
  2. Fenton, Shirley
  3. Mulholland, Douglas
  4. Miller, Dr Judith
  5. Covvey, Dominic
  6. McGarry, Fred
  7. de Groot, Dr Martin
  8. Matyas, Cathy
Paper Presentation Accepted
Local Community Groups and the Internet: Examing Contents of Local Community Groups' Websites
  1. Kim, B. Joon
  2. Kavanaugh, Andrea
  3. Hult, Prof Karen
Virtual Presentation Accepted
A Technocultural Studies Approach to Election Politics Hanke, Dr. Bob
Paper Presentation Accepted
Turbulence and Sediment: The Sonar Technology Community James, Dr. Christine
Paper Presentation Accepted
Liberal Democracy & the World Wide Web Kazan, Dr. Patricia
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The New Media Bricoleur: Identity Construction in the Digital Age Stokes, Jennifer
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Alberta SuperNet: What Does it Mean to Rural Business Communities?
  1. Williams, Amanda
  2. Langford, Prof. Cooper H
  3. Matos, Dr. Stelvia
Paper Presentation Accepted
Effective Management of Industrial Engineering Time Badkoobehi, Professor Hassan
Paper Presentation Accepted
Parallel Universes: MMOGs and RL Foo, Jane
Paper Presentation Accepted
Learning and Engaging for Sustainable Futures: The Risks and Opportunities of Digital Technologies McEachern, Callum
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Global in Internet Governance Regime: Fora, Stakeholders and Policy Networks Antonova, Dr. Slavka
Paper Presentation Accepted
Saving the Soul of Graphic Design: How Technology Can Help Designers Meet their Social Obligations Downs, Simon
Paper Presentation Accepted
Email as Communicative Data: The ‘Tyranny of Distance’
  1. Hall, Dr Janice
  2. Gruppetta, Mrs Maree M
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Liberal-Democratic Quasi-Orality in an Online Community Vicas, Dr. Astrid
Paper Presentation Accepted
Technology-Enabled Citizenship? Viewing E-Health Initiatives from Community Perspectives
  1. Henwood, Prof Flis
  2. Bella, Dr Leslie
  3. Harris, Prof Roma
  4. Smith, Karen Lousie
  5. Simpson, Lyn
  6. Hall, Michelle
  7. Leggett, Susan
Colloquium Accepted
Preserving the Geographic Information System of the City of Vancouver Peters McLellan, Evelyn
Paper Presentation Accepted
Erasing Privacy: Cameraphones and the Marketing of Voyeurism
  1. Carey, Dr Robert
  2. Burkell, Dr. Jacquelyn Ann
Paper Presentation Accepted
ECPC - Technology as a Tool to Study the (Linguistic) Functioning of National and Trans-National European Parliaments Calzada Pérez, Dr María
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Design of Web-based Directories for Human Services: Potential for Community-Directed Self-Maintaining Systems Schuette, Prof Herbert L.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Digital Emancipation and Cultural Heritage: Technology for Social Memory and History
  1. Schwartz, Prof. Gilson
  2. Bahia Lopes, Prof. Myriam
Virtual Presentation Accepted
An Informatics Theory of Effective Democracy: The Effect of Information Dissemination by Modern Technologies on Democracy Ghaseminejad Tafreshi, Amir Hassan
Paper Presentation Accepted
FLOSS for Democracy: Free Software as Democratic Principle
  1. Perry, Prof. Mark
  2. Fitzgerald, Prof. Brian
Paper Presentation Accepted
Virtual Glass Houses: The Process and Politics of Bisexual Identity-Discussions in Online Diary Communities Arthur, Emily D.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Mobile Telephony In Healthcare: Issues and Challenges
  1. Fitch, Dr. Christina
  2. Adams, Dr Carl
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Essence and Authenticity of e-Communities: A Cyber-Base for Military Brats
  1. Rogers, Dr. Camille F.
  2. Weaver, Dr. John A.
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Mediated 'Ummah' in the Digital Age: The Global Islamic Audience Ibrahim, Dr. Yasmin
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Hannah Arendt on Technology: How Technology is Transforming Political Citizenship Zubcic, Stephanie
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Formation of Political Community in The Globalised World System: A Case Study of Intellectual Property Kalantzis-Cope, Phillip
Paper Presentation Accepted
China's Second “Cultural Revolution”: The Cyberspace Challenge Matelski, Dr. Marilyn J.
Virtual Presentation Accepted
CitizenShift: The Democratization of Media
  1. Levine, Reisa
  2. Hein, Ingrid
Paper Presentation Accepted
Stream: Technology in Education
Techno-Information Literacy and Global Citizenship Winn, Dr. Jade G.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Teaching French Language Online MacLeay, Dr. Daniel A.
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Evolution of Malaysian School Architecture: The Outdoor Classroom Yaman, Dr. Maheran
Paper Presentation Accepted
Technology Changing the Teaching of Statistics Feldman, Dr. Larry
Paper Presentation Accepted
Information Technology and the Digital Divide Lemos, Dr. Ronald S.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Classroom Communication Tools: Wearing Your Work Thompson, Prof. Brenda
Paper Presentation Accepted
Cultivating Ethical Deliberation Online: The Center for Ethical Deliberation at the University of Denver Matchett, Dr. Nancy J.
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Interaction in Focus in a Listening Comprehension Online Course Quevedo, Dr. Angelita
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Effect of Technology on Teaching and Learning From the Faculty's Perspective
  1. Seelig, Dr. Michelle
  2. Millette, Dr. Diane
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Edutainment: Learning to Design by Learning from Game Design
  1. Filimon, Stephany
  2. Ferenbok, Joseph
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Use of 3dRAD to Quickly Prototype a Learning Object Abdullah, Che Zulkhairi
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Internet Article Use in Human Resource Teaching: Critical Current Topic Writing in HRM Colfax, Dr. Richard S.
Paper Presentation Accepted
Distance Education: A Help or Hindrance to Employment Integration of International Professionals? Lum, Dr. Lillie
Paper Presentation Accepted
The Use of Recipe Knowledge in Medicine
  1. Shaffer, Dr Victoria A.
  2. Shaffer, Dr. Leigh S.
Paper Presentation Accepted
To What Extent Have Recent Developments in Information and Communication Technology Redefined Teacher Professionalism? Wood, Dr. Ruth
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Teaching and Learning English through WebCT Tools Cortina-Pérez, Dr Beatriz
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Using Technology for Preservice Second Language (SL) Teacher Education through WebCT (Web Course Tools) Pérez Basanta, Dr. Carmen
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Measuring Lexical Difficulty in L2 Reading by Means of a New Electronic Device: ADA (ADELEX ANALYSER) Moreno Jaén, María
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Web Course Design and Comparison with a Regular Classroom Course Desai, Dr. Raj
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Four Ethical Issues of Online Learning: A Participatory Workshop O'Brien, Patrick
Workshop Presentation Accepted
Documenting Life Narratives as Digital Video: Anchoring Instruction to Student Documentaries to Reduce Stigma on Campus
  1. Ellis, Dr. Jason Brent
  2. Reis Abreu-Ellis, Dr. Carla
Paper Presentation Accepted
On-line Collaboration: Virtual Tasks For Real Learning?
  1. Dias Alves, Patrícia Alexandra
  2. de Freitas Gonçalves Moreira, António Augusto
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Teaching English Films Online Environment Rodríguez Martín, Dr. María Elena
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Virtual University and the Learning Challenge: Looking at the Inside Out Jebali, Amor
Paper Presentation Accepted
Plato's Warning: Problems in Distance Learning White, Dr. Amy
Paper Presentation Accepted
Vicarious and Interactive Participation Online Mabrito, Dr. Mark
Virtual Presentation Accepted
The Use of Multimedia in Class Room Teaching Ahmad, Dr Mukhtar
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Pre-service Teacher Performance as a Reflection of the Teacher Training Program
  1. Passmore, Dr. Graham J.
  2. Melville, Dr. Wayne
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Stream: No Stream Selection
Data Modelling Approaches to Knowledge Representation
  1. Kim, Dr. Mik
  2. Zhang, Dr. Wusheng
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Respect of Human Rights in the Information Society: Strengths and Weaknesses of the International Framework of Their Protection Karamagioli, Evika K.
Virtual Presentation Accepted
Multichannel Harmonization in Context-Oriented Learning Architecture (COLA) Vengerov, Dr. Alexander
Virtual Presentation Accepted