Talks and Posters

I am available to speak at industry, academic and public events. Topics that I cover include information architecture, user experience research, women in technology, mentoring, GIS, emergency response, Wikipedia, social media and digital humanities. I have been an invited speaker at the United Nations, San Diego Supercomputer Center, NYC Office of Emergency Management, Microsoft, the Interactive Design Association, Metropolitan Library Council of New York, OWASP Foundation, Columbia University, City University of New York, Union County College, GISMOnyc, and numerous technology and design-related Meetups and interest groups.

Please Contact Me about my availability and rates.

Slide Decks

Presentations

Whysel, N. (May 17, 2017). Dreams, Resilience and Making a Difference. Presentation at the 2017 induction ceremony of Beta Phi Mu Theta. Pratt Institute School of Information, New York, NY.

Technology Transfer Days – Collaborative Learning Panel. (April 26, 2017). Panel moderator. Microsoft, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (April 4, 2017). 9/11 Geospatial Archive and COGITO, projects of the Center for Geospatial Innovation. Talk presented at GISMO Membership Meeting, Fund for the City of New York.

Whysel, N. (March 26, 2017). IA Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon. Workshop presented at the 2017 Information Architecture Summit, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Whysel, N. (March 25, 2017). Diversity and Inclusion in Wikipedia. Presented at the 2017 Information Architecture Summit, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Whysel, N. (March 3, 2017). 9/11 Geospatial Archive, Geospatial Collaboration and NYC GIS Infrastructure Project. Presented at The City of New York Geographic Information Sciences Research Summit, CUNY Law School, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (March 1, 2017). Learning Gateway Update. Presented at Meetup Mashup: Women in Open Source, Semiotics Web, Information Architecture, Microsoft, New York, NY.

Whysel, B. & Whysel, N. (January 31, 2017). Help Millennials Make Better Financial Decisions. Workshop presented at 100 Days of Impact, Impact Hub, New York, NY. (Article – outcome)

Elder, T. & Whysel, N. (Februray 7, 2016). Preserving Performance: An Archive Making Guide for Theatre Artists. Workshop presented at NYC DH Week, American Jewish Historical Society, New York, NY.

Ulmer, J., & Whysel, N. (December 1, 2016). Creating a Gateway for Collaborative Learning. Presented at Meetup Mashup: OWASP Brooklyn, Semiotics Web, Information Architecture, Eligible, Brooklyn, NY.

Ulmer, J., Medina, J. & Whysel, N. (November 2, 2016). Creating a Gateway for Collaborative LearningPresented at Gateways 2016, San Diego Supercomputer Center, La Jolla, CA.

Case, C., Elder, T. & Whysel, N. (October 7, 2016). Preserving Performance: An Archive Making Guide for Theatre Artists. Workshop presented at Preludes NYC, CUNY Graduate School, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (July 16, 2016). Mentoring Women in Technology. Presented at Women in Open Source Camp, Open Camps, United Nations, New York, NY.

Whysel, B. and Whysel, N. (June 9, 2016). Decision Fish Demo. Workshop presented at Lee Hecht Harrison, New York, NY.

Whysel, B. and Whysel, N. (May 13, 2016). Decision Fish: Scalable Decision Support Tools for Consumers. Workshop and Focus Group presented at the Semiotics Web/Information Architecture Meetup, New York, NY.

Whysel, N.(May 7, 2016). Pinterest as Digital Archive. Poster presented at the 2016 Information Architecture Summit, Atlanta, GA.

Whysel, B. and Whysel, N. (March 1, 2016). Mentoring Women in STEM, Lecture presented at Union County College, Union, NJ.

Whysel, N. (February 10, 2016). Pinterest as Exhibition. NYC Digital Humanities Week. Workshop presented at NYCDH Week, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (October 21, 2015). Social Media and Architecture Journal Archives. Presented at the 2015 Archives Week Symposium, Archivists Round Table of New York, Center for Jewish History, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (October 27, 2015). IA Gateway. Presented at the Semiotics Web and Information Architecture Meetup, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (September 24-25, 2015). Chapter Leaders Workshops. Workshop presented at AppSecUSA 2015. San Francisco, CA.

Recordings:
Part 1: People and Capital – The Fire & Fuel for Chapter Activities
Part 2: I’m a Leader. Now What? – Basic Information for Jump Starting a Chapter
(Part 1 and 2 are combined, 71MB MP4 audio only)
Part 3: What’s in Your Toolbox? – Resources for Engagement (167MB MP4 audio and video)
Part 4: If You Build It, They Will Come – The OWASP Wiki Edit-a-Thon (265MB MP4 audio and video)

Whysel, N. (September 24, 2015). State of OWASP: Community Manager Report. Presented at AppSecUSA 2015, San Francisco, CA.

Whysel, N. (September 17, 2015). Tech Transfer Days. Presented at GeoDev Meetup Group – Northeast, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (April 25, 2015). IA Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon. Presented at the 2015 Information Architecture Summit, Minneapolis, MN. Slide deck tutorial and Resources

Whysel, N.(April 25, 2015). IA and Wikipedia. Poster presented at the 2015 Information Architecture Summit, Minneapolis, MN.

Whysel, N., (March 18-19, 2015). OWASP Wikipedia Editathon. Presented at the NYC OWASP Hackathon and (mini)Project Summit, New York, NY. Slide deck tutorial and Resources

Whysel, N. (November 1, 2014). Semiotics, Mapping and Emergencies. Presented at the Semiotics Web and Information Architecture Meetup. Presentation, New York Public Library, New York. Reviewed at: http://t.co/ag39kcdPnB

Whysel, N. (January 13, 2014). Let It Flow: Government Documents: PDF (or PDF + XML) to Reflowable ePUB. Presented at the New York Public Library 2014 Open Book Hack, New York, NY.

Edelstein, J., Madeo-Li, C., Marsden, J. & Whysel, N. (30 November – 1 October 2013). “Linked open data for cultural heritage: evolution of an information technology. Paper presented at SIGDOC 2013: Simplifying Complexity. Greenville, NC. (Download PDF)

Whysel, N. (September 25, 2013). Digital Infrastructure: From Storage to Content a Management Solutions. Lecture presented at Pratt Institute, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (10 May 2013). A Survey of Digital Humanities Skillshare Applications. Presented at the Pratt SILS Student Showcase, New York, NY.

Dowling, K., Hart, D. & Whysel, N. (10 May 2013). Folksonomies and Social Tagging in Museums, Poster presented at the Pratt SILS Student Showcase, New York, NY.

Edelstein, J., Madeo-Li, C. & Whysel, N. (10 May 2013). Linked Open Data in Cultural Heritage Institutions. Presented at the Pratt SILS Student Showcase. Conference presentation, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (10 May 2013). Linked Open Data in Cultural Heritage Institutions, Poster presented at the Pratt SILS Student Showcase, New York, NY.

Dowling, K., Hart, D. & Whysel, N. (5 April 2013). Folksonomies and Social Tagging in Museums, Poster presented at the 2013 Information Architecture Summit, Baltimore, MD.

Whysel, N. (9 February 2013). Information Architecture and City Data, Presented at 2013 World IA Day, New York, NY.

Whysel, N., (12 July 2012). Information Architecture in Emergency Response for Designers. Presented at the New York Interaction Design Association July Meetup, New York, NY.

Whysel, N., (28 March 2012). Information Architecture in Emergency Response, Presented at the New York City Office of Emergency Management Women’s History Breakfast, Brooklyn, NY.

Whysel, N., (23 March 2012). Information Architecture in Emergency Response. Presented at the 2012 Information Architecture Summit, New Orleans, LA.

Whysel, N. (22 March 2012). Incident Timeline and Review of Technology Advances at OEM Since 2001 (revised). Poster presented at the 2012 Information Architecture Summit, New Orleans, LA.

Whysel, N. (16 November 2011). Incident Timeline and Review of Technology Advances at OEM Since 2001. Poster presented at the NYC GeoSymposium 2001-2011-2021, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (2010). On-site taxonomy training. Workshop presented at a Confidential Startup Company, Long Island, NY.

Whysel, N. (6 May 2009). Online Networking Tools. Presented at Stephen Wise Free Synagogue, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (November 2004). Community Information Technology Initiative Training Series. Facilitator, Municipal Art Society and Bushwick High School. New York, NY. (Media coverage: City Limits, November 2004).

Whysel, N. (2004). Virtual GISMO: A Look Back. Presented at the 2004 GISMO Annual Meeting, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (2004). Community Information Technology Initiative. Presented at Data Connection XIV,: State of New York/City University of New York, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (1997). Website Design. Presented at InterGalactic 10, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (1998). Search Engine Positioning Strategies. Workshop presented at Virtuous Reality Interactive, Inc., Price Waterhouse, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (1996-1998). Real Estate Market Data Sources on the Internet. Lecture presented at the School of Continuing and Professional Education, New York University, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (1996). Internet Data Sources. Presented at Data Connection XIV, State of New York/City University of New York, New York, NY.

Whysel, N. (1996). Internet Resources for Real Estate. Lecture presented at the Appraisal Institute, Long Island, NY.

Whysel, N. (1996). Web Design. Lecture presented at Little Wound Middle School, Pine Ridge, SD.

Whysel, N. (1996). Web Design. Lecture presented at North Middle School, Rapid City, SD.

Whysel, N. (1995). Internet Real Estate Resources for Asset Management. Workshop presented at Prudential Realty Group, Newark, NJ.