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Saturday, September 27


Conference Opening / Welcome Remarks
Wendy Cukier, Vice-President of Research and Innovation at Ryerson University 
Anatoliy Gruzd, Conference Co-Chair, Associate Professor at Ryerson University 

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Wendy Cukier

Vice-President Research and Innovation, Ryerson University
Wendy Cukier, as Vice-President of Research and Innovation at Ryerson University, leads the strategy to grow research and to promote innovation and commercialization.  Under her leadership, Ryerson has expanded its multi stakeholder collaborations and research funding has grown by... Read More →
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Anatoliy Gruzd

Associate Professor, Ryerson University
I am an Associate Professor at the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University (Canada)Director of the Social Media Lab. I am also a co-editor of a new, multidisciplinary journal on Big Data and Societypublished by Sage. My research initiatives explore how the advent of social media and the growing availability of user-generated big data are changing the ways in which people communicate, collaborate and disseminate information and how these changes impact the social, economic... Read More →

Steven Murphy

Dean of Ted Rogers School of ManagementRyerson University

Saturday September 27, 2014 08:45 - 09:00
TRS 2-166 Ted Rogers School of Management


Keynote: Keith Hampton (Intro: Barry Wellman)
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Barry Wellman

Co-Director, NetLab Network
I'm involved in studying Networked Individualism-how Torontonians incorporate digital media into their everyday social networks; and Networked Work and Research-how coworkers collaborate in multiple teams, often far-flung. I've co-authored the double-award winner Networked: The New... Read More →


Saturday September 27, 2014 09:00 - 10:00
TRS 2-166 Ted Rogers School of Management
Sunday, September 28


Keynote: John Weigelt (Intro: Jenna Jacobson)
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Jenna Jacobson

Assistant Professor, Ryerson University


John Weigelt

CTO, Microsoft Canada

Sunday September 28, 2014 09:00 - 10:00
TRS 2-166 Ted Rogers School of Management