a conference for and by students in information disciplines
hosted by the Faculty of Information and Media Studies
at Western University
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Important Dates

April 3 - Information Session

April 20 - Submission Deadline

May 18 - Registration Opens

June 23 - Conference

Welcome to the FIMS Student Conference 2012 Website

Thank you to all of the presenters and attendees of our inaugural conference. It was a great success!

The FIMS Student Conference 2012 is a conference organized by graduate students in the Faculty of Information and Media Studies.

The conference was held on Saturday, June 23rd in the North Campus Building on the Western University Campus.

Registering at the Conference

Registration and sign-in on the morning of the conference begins at 8:30. Please arrive before 9:00 to ensure you don't miss the keynote speaker!

Conference Program

The program with abstracts and speakers bios is now available! Please see the program page to start planning your day at the conference.

Attending the Conference

The conference is open to all:

Conference registration is open! Please see the program page for a list of sessions.

Call for Submissions

The call for submissions is closed; however, we are still looking for posters. Please contact Sarah Felkar at sfelkar@uwo.ca to submit your poster.


Thank you to the Faculty of Information and Media Studies and the MLIS Student Council for funding the conference. Please see the sponsors page for more information.

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