Thursday, November 17, 2011, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Microsoft, 201 Jones Rd., Sixth Floor, Waltham, MA 02451. Directions.
SPEAKER: Mary Lee Kennedy, Senior Associate Provost for the Harvard Library at Harvard University
TOPIC: The topics we will explore with Mary Lee will include:
- How her professional track and experiences formed her professional philosophy
- The competencies, expertise and business aptitudes required for information professionals to excel in a knowledge-centric enterprise
- What is needed to create alignment between higher education and enterprise knowledge/information work
- Goals for her new position at Harvard to influence education to better educate the 21st century workforce
BIOGRAPHY: Mary Lee Kennedy has arrived at her Senior Associate Provost for the Harvard Library after almost seven years as Executive Director, Knowledge and Library Services at Harvard Business School. She has global experience in multi-national corporations and international organizations including Microsoft Corporation where she was Director, Knowledge Network Group, and Digital Equipment Corporation where she led the Information Research Services and Corporate Library Group after working as an Information Scientist at Sherritt Inc. in Edmonton, Alberta. She began her professional career at Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan as Deputy Director, Library and Information Services.
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