North American Region

The North American region include Canada and the United States, to which the iSchools Organization and the iSchool movement trace their roots. The region also spans countries in Central and South America.

North American Regional Sections

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Cocktails

Cocktail Hour

On most second Thursdays of the month, the NA iSchool heads meet in a virtual cocktail hour. There is usually no agenda, but we always welcome someone suggesting an item to discuss ahead of time. We use these meetings to share our experiences, problems, and initiatives.

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INFOcon

INFOcon is an annual graduate school fair showcasing opportunities in the information professions in the USA and Canada. The project launched in 2020 as The Power of Information and was rebranded INFOcon in 2021, which took place October 19th-21st with more than 550 attendees. 

 
 

Upcoming Events

  • 2022 2nd International Workshop on Information Management
    Dec 02, 10:00 AM – Dec 04, 4:00 PM
    London, London, UK
  • CNI’s Fall 2022 Membership Meeting
    Dec 12, 9:00 AM – Dec 13, 9:00 AM
    Washington, Washington, DC, USA
    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.
  • 2023 International Conference on Big Data (ICBD 2023)
    Jan 04, 2023, 10:00 AM – Jan 06, 2023, 3:30 PM
    Guiyang, Guiyang, Guizhou, China
  • JIL Special Issue on Critical Information Literacy
    Jan 09, 2023, 9:00 AM
    Online Event
    Call for papers, contributions and publication mentors
  • Future of Information and Communication Conference (FICC) 2023
    Mar 02, 2023, 9:00 AM – Mar 03, 2023, 5:00 PM
    San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    FICC 2023 aims to provide a forum for researchers from both academia and industry to share their latest research contributions and exchange knowledge with the common goal of shaping the future of Information and Communication.
  • iConference 2023 Virtual Program
    Mon, Mar 13
    Online Event
    Mar 13, 2023, 9:00 AM – Mar 17, 2023, 5:00 PM
    Online Event
    Normality, Virtuality and Physicality
  • 2023 the 9th International Conference on Information Management (ICIM2023)
    Mar 17, 2023, 9:00 AM – Mar 19, 2023, 5:00 PM
    Oxford, Oxford OX1 2JD, UK
  • ACM SIGIR Conference On Human Information Interaction And Retrieval
    Mar 19, 2023, 9:00 AM – Mar 23, 2023, 5:00 PM
    Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    ACM SIGIR CHIIR 2023 invites submissions focused on user-centered approaches to the design and evaluation of systems for information access, seeking, retrieval, and use.
  • iConference 2023 Physical Program
    Mar 27, 2023, 9:00 AM – Mar 29, 2023, 5:00 PM
    Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Normality, Virtuality and Physicality
  • 2023 The 8th International Conference on Information and Education Innovations (ICIEI 2023)
    Apr 13, 2023, 10:00 AM – Apr 15, 2023, 4:00 PM
    Manchester, Manchester, UK
  • Next Library 2023
    Sun, May 14
    Aarhus
    May 14, 2023, 9:00 AM – May 16, 2023, 5:00 PM
    Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
  • 2023 4th Information Communication Technologies Conference (ICTC 2023)
    May 17, 2023, 10:00 AM – May 19, 2023, 4:00 PM
    Nanjing, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
    ICT, or information and communications technology is the infrastructure and components that enable modern computing. ICTC 2023 will be a good opportunity for international experts in various fields to gather to discuss major issues and find solutions.
  • 2023 IEEE The 6th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Big Data (ICAIBD 2023)
    May 26, 2023, 10:00 AM – May 29, 2023, 4:00 PM
    Chengdu, Chengdu, Sichuan, China