Representatives from CNI member organizations gather twice annually to explore new technologies, content, and applications; to further collaboration; to analyze technology policy issues, and to catalyze the development and deployment of new projects. Each member organization may send two representatives. Visit https://www.cni.org/mm/fall-2017 for more information.

Featured Speakers


Herbert Van De Sompel

Chief Innovation Officer
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Clifford Lynch

Coalition for Networked Information
Executive Director




California Institute of Technology
GALCIT, Visitor to Aerospace
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Dalhousie University
University Librarian
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Laurie Alexander

University of Michigan
Associate University Librarian for Learning and Teaching
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Laurie Allen

University of Pennsylvania
Director for Digital Scholarship
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Juan Pablo Alperin

Simon Fraser University

Kristin Antelman

California Institute of Technology
University Librarian

Nicolas Apostolopoulos

Freie Universität Berlin, Center for Digital Systems
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Jefferson Bailey

Internet Archive
Director, Web Archiving & Data Services
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Jean-Gabriel Bankier

bepress | Elsevier
Managing Director, Digital Commons
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Lucy Barber

National Historical Publications & Records Commission
Deputy Executive Director
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Oren Beit-Arie

Ex Libris
Chief Strategy Officer

Rahul Belani

ITHAKA | JSTOR | Artstor
Vice President for Product

Allan Bell

University of British Columbia
Associate University Librarian, Digital Programs and Services

Jason Bengtson

Kansas State University Libraries
Assistant Director Library IT Services

Michael Benson

Rowan University
Coordinator of the Digital Scholarship Center
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Aaron Birkland

Johns Hopkins University
Senior Software Engineer

Michael Della Bitta

Digital Public Library of America
Director of Technology

Diane Boehr

National Library of Medicine
Head, Cataloging & Metadata Management Section

John Borghi

University of California Curation Center (UC3), California Digital Library
CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow
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Karim Boughida

University of Rhode Island
Dean of University Libraries
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Doreen Bradley

University of Michigan Library
Director of Learning Programs and Initiatives
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Greg Britton

Johns Hopkins University Press
Editorial Director

Barbara Bushman

National Library of Medicine
Assistant Head, Cataloging & Metadata Management Section

Alice Campbell

Virginia Commonwealth University
Digital Outreach and Special Projects Librarian
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Rob Cartolano

Columbia University Libraries
Associate VP for Technology and Preservation
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John Chodacki

University of California
Director, University of California Curation Center (UC3)
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Sayeed Choudhury

Johns Hopkins University
Associate Dean for Research Data Management

Paul Clough

University of Miami
Digital Architect and Infrastructure Librarian

Timothy W. Cole

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ann Connolly

Director of Product
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Tom Cramer

Stanford University
Associate University Librarian for Digital Library Systems and...
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Lisa Croucher

Triangle Research Libraries Network (TRLN)
Executive Director
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Bradley Daigle

University of Virginia/APTrust
Strategic and Content Expert/Chair NDSA Leadership
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K. Matthew Dames

Georgetown University Library
Associate University Librarian
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Nancy Davenport

American University
University Librarian
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Corey Davis

University of Victoria
Digital Preservation Network Coordinator
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Stephen Davison

California Institute of Technology
Head, Digital Library Development
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Tim Dennis

University of California, Los Angeles
Director, Library Data Science Center

James English

New York Public Library
Project Director SimplyE
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Chris Erdmann

North Carolina State University
Chief Strategist for Research Collaboration, Libraries
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Karen Estlund

Penn State University
Associate Dean for Technoogy and Digital Strategie
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Eric Frierson

Sr. Director, Field Engineering
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Hannah Frost

Stanford University
Manager, Digital Library Product and Service Management
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Chip German

Program Director
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Jimmy Ghaphery

Virginia Commonwealth University
Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Communications and...

Michael Gibney

University of Pennsylvania
Sr. Application Developer

Lori Goetsch

Kansas State University
Dean of Libraries
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Carl Grant

Oklahoma University
Interim Dean of Libraries

Ben Heet

Program Officer
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Tom Hickerson

University of Calgary
Principal Research Investigator
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Marjorie M. K. Hlava

Access Innovations, Inc.
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Patricia Hswe

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Program Officer for Scholarly Communications
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Alex Humphreys

Director, JSTOR Labs
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Shanda Hunt

University of Minnesota
Public Health Librarian & Data Curation Specialist
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Martin Kalfatovic

Smithsonian Institution
Associate Director
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Michele Kimpton

Digital Public Library of America
Interim Executive Director
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Martin Klein

Los Alamos National Laboratory
Scientist, Research Library
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Inna Kouper

Indiana University
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Dean B. Krafft

Cornell University
Chief Technology Strategist

Debra Hanken Kurtz


Jo Lambert

Service Manager

Christina Leblang

University of Notre Dame
Project Manager
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Melissa Levine

University of Michigan
Director, U-M Library Copyright Office

David Lewis

Indiana University, Indianapolis
Dean of Libraries (emeritus)

Anne Linton

George Washington University
Director, Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library
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Elisabeth Long

University of Chicago
Associate University Librarian for IT and Digital Scholarship
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Daniella Lowenberg

University of California
Data Publishing Product Manager
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Nancy Maron

BlueSky to BluePrint, LLC
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Mark Matienzo

Stanford University
Assistant Director for Digital Strategy and Access, Libraries
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Robert McDonald

Indiana University
Associate Dean for Research and Technology Strategies
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Timothy M. McGeary

Duke University
Associate University Librarian for Digital Strategies and Technology

David Millman

New York University
Assistant Dean for Digital Library Technology Services
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William H. Mischo

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Head, Grainger Engineering Library Information Center and Berthold...

Erik Mitchell

UC Berkeley
Associate University Librarian, Digital Initiatives and Collaborative...

Emily Morton-Owens

University of Pennsylvania
Assistant University Librarian, Digital Library Development & Systems
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Rikk Mulligan

Carnegie Mellon University
Digital Scholarship Strategist

James L. Mullins

Purdue University
Dean of Libraries and Esther Ellis Norton Professor
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Annie Murray

University of Calgary
Associate University Librarian, Archives and Special Collections
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Heidi Nance

Ivy Plus Libraries
Director of Resource Sharing Initiatives
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Michael Norman

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Head, Content Access Management
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Thomas Padilla

OCLC Research
Practitioner Researcher in Residence

Mark Patton

Johns Hopkins University
Senior Software Engineer

Catherine A. Paul

Virginia Commonwealth University
Research Assistant
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Michael Peper

University of Kansas
Head of Center for Faculty Initiatives and Engagement
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Ruth Pickering

Co-Founder / Chief BD and Strategy Officer
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Este Pope

Amherst College
Head of Digital Programs

Adriana Popescu

California Polytechnic State University
Interim Dean of Library Services

Radu Popescu

California Polytechnic State University

Wendy Queen

Project MUSE
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Ellen Ramsey

University of Virginia
Director, Scholarly Repository Services

Barbara Rockenbach

Columbia University
Associate University Librarian for Research and Learning
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Emily Rodgers

University of Michigan
Space, Design and Assessment Librarian
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Michael D. Roy

Middlebury College
Dean of the Library
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Judith Russell

University of Florida
Dean of University Libraries
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Amanda Rust

Northeastern University
Assistant Director, Digital Scholarship Group, Libraries
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Ashley Sands

Institute of Museum and Library Services
Senior Library Program Officer
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Sibyl Schaefer

University of California, San Diego
Digital Preservation Analyst for Research Data Curation; Chronopolis...
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Mr David Scherer

Carnegie Mellon University
Scholarly Communications and Research Curation Consultant

Christoph Schimmel

Freie Universität Berlin, Center for Digital Systems
Project Manager
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Roger C. Schonfeld

Ithaka S+R
Director of Libraries, Scholarly Communications and Museums Program

Jon Shaw

University of Pennsylvania
Associate University Librarian, User Services & Resource Management
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Nick Shockey

Director of Programs & Engagement

Mei Si

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Associate Professor, Cognitive Science Department, Cognitive and...
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Katherine Simpson

American University
Director of Strategy and Communications, University Library
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Meghan Sitar

University of Michigan
Director of Connected Scholarship
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Paul Soderdahl

The University of Iowa
Associate University Librarian
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Nicholas Taylor

Los Alamos National Laboratory
Deputy Group Leader for Technology Strategy and Services, Research...
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Santi Thompson

University of Houston
Head, Digital Research Services
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Bonnie Tijerina

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John Unsworth

University of Virginia
Dean of Libraries and University Librarian
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Rachel Vacek

University of Michigan Library
Head of Design & Discovery

Ole Villadsen

Carnegie Mellon University
Research Liaison, Cybersecurity and Information Systems
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Zheng (John) Wang

University of Notre Dame
Associate University Librarian, Digital Access, Resources, and...
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Keith Webster

Carnegie Mellon University
Dean of University Libraries
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Evviva Weinraub

Northwestern University
Associate University Librarian
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Amber Welch

University of Texas
Head of Technology Enhanced Learning, Libraries

Andrew White

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Director, Library Information Services

Kenny Whitebloom

University of Pennsylvania
Digital Scholarly Publishing Librarian

Ben Wiggins

University of Minnesota
Program Director for the Digital Arts Sciences & Humanities
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David Wilcox

Product Manager
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Joe M. Williams

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Director of Public Services
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Christa Williford

Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)
Director of Research and Assessment

Lee Wilson

CARL Portage
Service Manager

Sarah Wipperman

University of Pennsylvania
Scholarly Communications & Digital Repository Librarian
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Annie Wu

University of Houston Libraries
Head of Metadata and Digitization Services
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Joel Wurl

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Senior Program Officer

Karna Younger

University of Kansas
Faculty Engagement Librarian
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Lisa Zilinski

Carnegie Mellon University
Research Data Consultant