Presentations

Conference Workshops

  • Sayyad Abdi, E., Davis, K. (2017). Information experience design: improving library customers’ experiences of information. Information Online. Sydney, Australia, February 2017.
  • Du, T., Xie, I., Narayan, B., Sayyad Abdi, E., Liu, Y., Westbrook, L. (2017). Vulnerable communities in the digital age: advancing research and exploring collaborations. iConference. Wuhan, China, March 2017.

Conference Presentations

  • Sayyad Abdi, E. (2019, October). From Insight to Action: Using Research to Design Immigrant services. RAILS: Research Applications in Information and Library Studies. Canberra, Australia, October 2019.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E., Cooper, D., Smeaton, K. (2018, July). Non-library user refugees: how can public libraries support their information experience? APLIC: Asia-Pacific Library and Information Conference. Gold Coast, July-August 2018.
  • Somerville, M., Imhof, R., Bruce, C., Sayyad Abdi, E. (2017, September). Workplace information literacy: Co-designed information experience-centered systems and practices. ECIL: European Conference on Information Literacy. Prague, Saint-Malo, September 2017.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E., Davis, K., Partridge, H. (2016, December). “Information Experience” as a research object: What to research? How to research? Where to apply? RAILS. Wellington, New Zealand, December 2016.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E., Bruce, C., Stoodley, I., Hughes, H. (2016, October). Creating learning experiences in the CUBE: An inspiration for GLAM sector. Liberact IV. Brisbane, Australia, October-November 2016.
  • Martzoukou, K., Sayyad Abdi, E. (2016, October). Everyday Life Information Literacy:  A Review of Literature.  ECIL: European Conference on Information Literacy. Prague, Czech, October 2016.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E., Bruce, C. (2015, October). From workplace to profession: New focus for the IL discourse. ECIL: European Conference on Information Literacy. Tallinn, Estonia, October 2015.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E., Partridge, H., & Bruce, C. (2012, December). Website designers: How do they experience information literacy? RAILAS8 Conference. Adelaide, South Australia, June 2012.

Conference Panels

  • Partridge, H., Given, L., Sayyad Abdi, E., Buchanan, G., Bunker, K., Luca, E., McKay, D., Narayan, B. (accepted). Bridging the library and information science research – practice gap: A panel discussion. ASIS&T. Melbourne, Australia, October 2019.
  • Maybee, C., Sayyad Abdi, E., Davis, K., Conrad, L. (accepted). Information experience: A domain and object of study. ASIS&T. Melbourne, Australia, October 2019.
  • Connaway, L., Faniel, I., Narayan, B., Sayyad Abdi, E. (accepted). There is a Method to It: Making Meaning in Information Research through a Mix of Paradigms and Methods. ASIS&T. Melbourne, Australia, October 2019.

Invited Talks

  • Sayyad Abdi, E. Information experience design: Improving library customers’ information experience.  Cesar Chavez Central Library, California, United States, May 2019.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E. Immigrants: an information experience research approach. Purdue University, United States, April 2019.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E. Trust those fresh eyes! IFLA CPDWL/IFLA NPSIG/ALA “New Librarians Global Connection: Best Practices, Models and Recommendations” Webinars, September 2018.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E. Living a new life: A migrant information literacy framework. University of the Pacific. School of International Studies’ World Forum Seminar Series, September 2018. 
  • Sayyad Abdi, E.  What we know about how people experience information online in a post truth world. University of Southern Queensland’s Digital Life Lab Seminar Series (Online Panel Discussions), June 2018.
  • Sayyad Abdi, E.  First-timers: Conference Proposal and Presentation. ALIA QLD Group & 8th New Librarians’ Symposium (Panel Discussions), 2016. 
  • Stoodley, I., Sayyad Abdi, E., Bruce, C. Information and learning experiences in the Cube: Vision, implementation and interaction. Auraria Library, University of Colorado Denver, August 2014.
  • Stoodley, I., Sayyad Abdi, E., Bruce, C. Information and learning experiences in the Cube: Vision, implementation and interaction. Killer Content for the Cube. Brisbane, Australia, June 2014.

Conference Posters

  • Madden, C., Partridge, H., Sayyad Abdi, E., & Howard, Z. (2015, July). Exploring users experience of recordkeeping systems. Poster presented at Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Conference, Brisbane, Queensland.
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