• Bridging the Gap Between Librarians and Technologists (Panelist)
    October, 2015, Mid-America Association of Law Libraries, Kansas City, MO
  • User-Centered Design (Co-presenter)
    June, 2014, MOBIUS Annual Conference 2014, Columbia, MO
  • Making a Commitment to User-Centered Design (Co-presenter)
    October, 2014, Missouri Library Association Conference 2014, Columbia, MO
  • Organizing the Library for User-Centered Design (Keynote Speaker)
    June, 2013, CLIR Participatory Design Seminar: Sharing Research, Ideas, and Methods, Rochester, NY
  • Update on NISO’s Open Discovery Initiative (Co-presenter)
    April, 2013, Coalition for Networked Information Task Force Meeting, San Antonio, TX
  • FRBR at Fourteen: Will Its Time Ever Come?
    October, 2012, NISO Webinar, “MARC and FRBR: Friends or Foes,” Webcast
  • Creating a Program and Plan of Service Based on User Needs
    March, 2012, Academic Library Planning and Revitalization, Baltimore, MD
  • eXtensible Catalog: RDA, FRBR and Linked Data (Keynote Speaker)
    December, 2011, Scholars Portal Day, Ontario Council of University Libraries, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Linked-Data Ready Software for Libraries (Community Showcase Presentation)
    October, 2011, Digital Library Federation Fall Forum, Baltimore, MD
  • eXtensible Catalog Discovery and Metadata Management Software the Empowers Libraries to Build for their Users (Co-presenter)
    September, 2011, ACRL, Webcast
  • eXtensible Catalog: Tools for the creation and use of RDA, FRBR and Linked Data
    September, 2011, LITA Forum, St. Louis, MO
  • eXtensible Catalog and RDA
    March 2011, Special Invitation, RDA Evaluation Committee: Library of Congress, National Library of Medicine, National Agricultural Library, Washington, DC
  • eXtensible Catalog: Transforming Legacy Metadata Towards FRBR, RDA, Linked Data
    January 2011, LITA Next Generation Catalog Interest Group, ALA Midwinter, San Diego, CA
  • eXtensible Catalog and RDA
    January 2011, US RDA Test: Vendor Meeting, ALA Midwinter, San Diego, CA
  • eXtensible Catalog Portfolio (Keynote Speaker)
    October, 2010, Australian Committee On Cataloging, National Library, Canberra, Australia
  • eXtensible Catalog Software Portfolio
    2010, Access Conference, Winnipeg, Canada
  • XC Drupal Toolkit and Roadmap for the Future
    2010, XCO Spring Meeting, Charlotte, NC
  • The eXtensible Catalog
    2010, Massachusetts Library Association Conference, Hyannis, MA
  • eXtensible Catalog – Unifying Access to Library Resources
    2009, ALA LITA National Forum, Salt Lake City, UT
  • eXtensible Catalog
    2009, Digital Libraries à la Carte, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands
    Morning Session:
    Afternoon Session:
  • XC Project Overview
    2009, ELUNA: Ex Libris Users of North America, Richmond, VA
  • eXtensible Catalog Project Update
    2009, CLC’s Trendspotting Symposia, Hartford, CT
  • XC Project Update
    2008, Coalition for Networked Information Meeting, Washington, DC
  • The University of Rochester’s eXtensible Catalog (XC) project
    2008, OCLC Distinguished Seminar Series, Dublin, OH
  • Next Generation Library Catalogs
    2007, Five Colleges, Amherst, MA
  • User-Centered Research and Library Technology
    2007, LITA Forum, Denver, CO
  • The eXtensible Catalog: Revealing Library Collections Through Collaborative Open-Source Technology
    2007, Library of Congress, Washington, DC
  • Panel: Bringing the Library to the User: the Practice
    2007, American Association of Law Libraries, New Orleans, LA
  • Studying Students: Identification of Student Work Practices and Applications to Technology Design
    2007 LACUNY Institute, Baruch College, the City University of New York
  • Library Vision of the Future: Keynote presentation at NJIT Library Staff Retreat
    2007, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
  • LITA Regional Institute: User Centered Design: Design Process & Usability
    2007, Missouri Library Network Corporation, Columbia, MS
  • Open Source Innovations for Library Search Tools: The eXtensible Catalog: Revealing Library Collections Through Collaborative Open-source Technology
    2006, CNI Task Force Fall Meeting, Washington, DC
  • CUIPID 3: How to build a faceted searching and browsing interface for your library catalog
    2006, LITA National Forum, Nashville, TN
  • User Centered Design
    2006, New Jersey Library Association, Long Branch, NJ
  • eXtensible Catalog Project
    2006, California Digital Library, Oakland, CA
  • Using Work-Practice Study in Library Design Projects
    2006, Xerox Palo Alto Research Center, Palo Alto, CA
  • Rethinking Metasearch for a Better User Experience
    2006, Ex-Libris User Group North America (ELUNA) Conference, Knoxville, TN
  • LITA Regional Institute: User Centered Design: Design Process & Usability
    2006, ALA-Midwinter Preconference, San Antonio, TX
  • Metadata That Supports Real User Needs
    2005, NELINET Annual Bibliographic Services Conference, Worcester, MA
  • Metadata That Supports Real User Needs
    2005, LITA Forum, San Jose, CA
  • Rethinking Metasearch for a Better User Experience
    2005, NISO OpenURL and Metasearch Workshop, Washington, D.C.
  • Web Site Usability: There’s More to Design Than Looking Good
    2005, Society for Scholarly Publishing Annual Meeting, Boston, MA
  • Pathways to Library Resources
    2005, Cornell University Library, Ithaca, NY
  • CUIPID Project: Catalog User Interface Platform for Iterative Development
    2005, Cornell University Metadata Working Group, Ithaca, NY
  • How Faculty Members Work: Exploring Faculty Needs for an Institutional Repository
    2004, Coalition for Networked Information Task Force, Portland, OR
  • Creating Usable User Interfaces with Voyager, Encompass, and SFX
    2004, Endeavor Mid-Atlantic, Syracuse, NY
  • Find Articles: Fourth Generation Design For Federated Searching
    2004, LITA Forum, St. Louis, MO
  • Find Articles: A Web Redesign for ENCompass
    2004, Endeavor End-User Meeting, Chicago, IL
  • Enhancing DSpace Based on a Work-Practice Study
    2004, DSpace Federation Meeting, Boston, MA
  • Find Articles
    2003, Endeavor Mid-Atlantic User Group Meeting, Princeton, NJ
  • Harnessing the Potential of Database Driven Websites
    2003, LITA Forum, Norfolk, VA