2015 Keynote Speakers Announced!
Senior Researcher at Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society
David Weinberger is a senior researcher at Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society who writes about how the Internet is changing our ideas. He was co-director of the Harvard Library Innovation Lab, has been a Franklin Fellow at the US State Department and is a Harvard Shorenstein Fellow. He is a co-author of the bestseller, "The Cluetrain Manifesto." His latest book is "Too Big to Know". He has a Ph.D. in philosophy.
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Senior Advisor to the NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research
Dr. James Onken is leading a new NIH initiative to develop a semantic NIH Portfolio Analysis and Reporting Data Infrastructure (PARDI) that leverages community data and requirements, including those from the VIVO community.
Dr. Onken is Senior Advisor to the NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research and Director of the Office of Data Analysis Tools and Systems within the NIH Office of Extramural Research (OER). He has been conducting portfolio analyses and program evaluations at the NIH for over 26 years, holding positions at the National Institute of Mental Health and National Institute of General Medical Sciences before moving to OER. Early in his career, he held positions at AT&T Bell Laboratories, Decisions and Designs, Inc., and the U.S. Government Accountability Office. Dr. Onken holds M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in psychology from Northwestern University, and an MPH with a concentration in biostatistics from George Washington University.
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