Reducing Information Pollution
We are pleased to announce that Overloaded 2015, the premier conference for information overload, will be held on June 1, 2015. We will also be changing locations this year, holding the conference at the prestigious Illinois Institute of Technology – Downtown Campus, in Chicago, IL. All who are interested in the problem of information overload, whether in industry, academia, the startup world, or as an affected individual, are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Quick, get your early-bird pricing tickets now for just $99, offer good through April 30th!
You can visit the conference’s site to get on the mailing list to find out when we announce speakers and events. And please spread the word to all those around you who may be interested!
“Tame the Overload” is the theme of Information Overload Day on Oct. 21. This year’s event includes a free 90-minute webinar at 11 a.m. EDT featuring speakers from Microsoft, Yahoo, and Knowmail, and hosted by Jonathan Spira, one of the leading experts in the field and author of “Overload! How Too Much Information Is Hazardous To Your Organization.”
The Information Overload Day event, sponsored by the Information Overload Research Group and held entirely on the Web, calls attention to the problem of information overload and how it impacts both individuals and organizations.
The webinar will include an Information Overload Clinic, in which experts will answer questions from attendees on how to address their biggest Information Overload challenges. Audience members can submit questions in advance via iorgforum.org/ioday2014/#clinic.
The speakers also will present their latest research on Information Overload and multitasking. Topics include:
Learn more about the speakers at iorgforum.org/ioday2014.
“Information Overload Awareness Day comes but once a year,” said Nathan Zeldes, IORG president, “but information overload itself never lets up. Spending a few hours to address what can be done to contain this scourge is a crucial activity for knowledge workers.”
To register for the webinar, go to https://ioday2014.eventbrite.com.
We are pleased to announce that Overloaded 2014, the premier conference for information overload, will be held on June 7, 2014 at the pariSOMA lounge in San Francisco, CA. All who are interested in the problem of information overload, whether in industry, academia, the startup world, or as an affected individual, are welcome and encouraged to attend.
You can see visit the conference’s site to learn more about the great speakers we have lined up line Gloria Mark and Manish Sood. Buy tickets from there or by clicking the button at right. And please spread the word to all those around you who may be interested!
IORG celebrated Information Overload Day on Oct. 21 with a Webinar that brought together interesting and diverse thinkers to share their views and research. The event included:
The entire event has been recorded for your viewing pleasure!
Prof. Rafaeli’s slides can be downloaded at http://bit.ly/MTIORG2013.
On October 21, 2013, we take a pause to mark the annual Information Overload Day, and seek solutions that will bring back that productivity.
What will YOU do to mark this occasion?
IORG will hold a free webinar – see details at http://iorgforum.org/ioday2013/ and register!
The month of February is fast approaching, and that means that it is nearly time for the annual IORG-sponsored conference on information overload, a gathering of the front-line individuals working to solve the issue of info overload, and open to anyone interested in diving in and learning more about the topic. Announcing Overloaded 2013, the information overload conference that will be taking place February 9th, 2013, in San Francisco, California.
Last year’s Overloaded 2012 conference was a fantastic success, and we look to carry forward the work by advancing even more in-depth topics and discussion this year. As we finalize speakers and agendas, we will be posting updates here and on our Twitter account, but we can confirm already several high-calibre individuals who have agreed to present at the conference, including the following:
The cost of the conference is $99, which covers food and expenses. A lunch and snacks will be served. Anyone working to solve the information overload problem, looking for solutions, or wanting to help shape the discussion is welcome to attend. Please come and join us for this special event, we look forward to having you there.
Overloaded 2015 conference: June 1
Mar. 26, 2015
We are pleased to announce that Overloaded 2015, the premier conference for information overload, will be held on June 1, 2015. We will also be changing locations this year, holding the conference at the prestigious Illinois Institute of Technology – Downtown Campus, in Chicago, IL. All who are interested in the problem of information overload, […]News Archive
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