Occasionally I’ve given presentations about the application of information technology in libraries. If any of this sounds appropriate for a group you belong to let me know.

White Dudes Giving Speeches
Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference
Roanoke, Virginia (October 8, 2015)
[text] [slides]

@congressedits - Wikipedia + Twitter + Congress = ?
DC Hack and Tell
Washington, DC (July 21, 2014)

The Web as a Preservation Medium
National Digital Forum
Wellington, New Zealand (November 28, 2013)
[text] [slides] [video]

Linking Things on the Web - A Pragmatic Examination of Linked Data for Libraries, Archives and Museums
MITH Digital Dialogues
College Park, MD (February 20, 2013)
[slides] [pdf]

Wikimania 2012
Washington, DC (July 11, 2012)
[text][slides] [pdf]

Synchronizing Linked Data
Digital Public Library of America: Global Interoperability Summit
Amsterdam, Netherlands (May 16, 2011)

WikiXDC (tenth birthday of Wikipedia)
National Archives, Washington, DC (January 22, 2011)

Confessions of a Graph Addict
Linked Data: Making Library Data Converse with the World<
American Libraries Association
Washington, DC (June 24, 2010)
[<a href=“http://docs.google.com/present/edit?id=0AU6uboYXcJbBZHY4OW0zZF80MDZnNGtoMzRreA&hl=en”>slides][pdf]

Renewing Libraries With Linked Data
Semantic Web in Bibliotheken
Cologne, Germany (November 25, 2009)
[pdf] [wmv]

Peace, Love, Freedom and the Web
New York Library Association
Niagara, New York (October, 17, 2009)

The Library of Congress and Linked Data
Semantic Web Meetup
New York, New York (May 8, 2009)

Open Up Your Repositories: With a SWORD!
code4lib 2009
Providence, Rhode Island (February 24, 2009)

Linked Data
code4lib 2009
Providence, Rhode Island (February 23, 2009)

LCSH, SKOS and Linked Data
International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications
Berlin, Germany (September 22, 2008)
[slides] [pdf] [paper]

New Directions in Knowledge Organization Systems
CENDI/NKOS Joint Meeting, World Bank
Washington DC (September 11, 2008)

Atom Publishing Protocol Primer
code4lib 2007
Athens, Georgia (March 2007)
[ slides ] [video]

import pyLucene
Chicago Python Users Group
Chicago, Illinois (June 2005)
[ slides ]

Learning Perl
Queens Borough Public Library
New York City (October 2004)
[ slides ] [ reviews ]

Library and Information Technology Association
St Louis (October 2004)
[ slides ]

Object Orientated Perl and Testing
Notre Dame University
South Bend, Indiana (July 2003)
[ slides ]

Introduction to SOAP
Chicago Perl Mongers
Chicago, Illinois (April 2003)
[ slides ]

MARC Processing With Perl
ALA Pre-conference on Open Source Technologies
Atlanta, Georgia (June 2002)
[ slides ]

A Perl Toolkit for Libraries
Viriginia Library Association
Richmond, Virginia (June 1999).