Kyushu-Illinois Strategic Partnership Colloquia Series: Data Curation and Information Management in the Age of Digital Transformation

This exciting workshop highlights the partnerships between the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and Kyushu University faculty on meeting the research and education challenges posed by the present-day information deluge. This colloquium is convened within the framework of the collaborative explorations amongst the School of Information Sciences (Illinois), the Graduate School of Integrated Frontier Science (Kyushu), the University and Grainger Engineering Libraries (Illinois), and the University Library (Kyushu). An open-ended panel discussion will follow the presentations.


  • J. Stephen Downie, Professor, Associate Dean for Research, and Co-Director of the HathiTrust Research Center, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • Emi Ishita, Associate professor, Department of Library Science (iSchool); Research and Development Division, Kyushu University Library; Kyushu University

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This event is sponsored by iSchool, University Library, Kyushu University