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Friday, March 31 • 10:30am - 11:50am
New Faces, New Voices: Emerging Professionals Lightning Round

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When you were a new professional in the field of visual resources, what is it you wish you had known? In this lightning round, new professionals will share information learned the hard way and what worked for them on various issues including access, workflow, and image searching, as well as hearing from the developers of two exciting new online tools, one focused on the material creation of art and the other an open access resource. Our speakers will present in a 24 x 7 format (24 slides in 7 minutes) for a fast-paced session dedicated to the issues facing those new to the field of VR.


Purva Chawla,  Founder, MaterialDriven
Heather RaylEmerging Technology Librarian, Indiana State Unversity 
Jacquelyn Clements, CLIR/Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for Visual Studies, University of Toronto
Millicent Fullmer, Director and Visual Resources Curator, Vanderbilt University
Jamie Zeffery, Digitization Projects Assistant, California State University Los Angeles


Marie Elia, Processing Archivist, University at Buffalo
Amy Lazet, Visual Resources Specialist, College for Creative Studies 

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Marie Elia

Archivist, University at Buffalo
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Amy Lazet

Visual Resources Specialist, College for Creative Studies

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Purva Chawla

Founder, MaterialDriven
Purva Chawla is a Dallas-based architect and designer. In early 2016, Purva founded MaterialDriven.com–a Design Consultancy and Design Education platform. During her years as a design student, Purva felt the need for media and tools that would expose design through the lens of materials... Read More →
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Millicent Fullmer

Director of Visual Resources, Vanderbilt University
Cataloging, visual resources, digital humanities
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Jamie Zeffery

Digitization Projects Assistant, California State University, Los Angeles

Friday March 31, 2017 10:30am - 11:50am
Salon A-B

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