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Building Targeted Professional Communities - Darrell Gunter

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Darrell Gunter's presentation from SLA 2011 Hot Topic, Building Targeted Professional Communities.

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Building Targeted Professional Communities - Darrell Gunter

  1. 1. Darrell W. Gunter<br />Chief Commercial Officer<br />June 14, 2011<br />Building Targeted Communities!<br />1<br />
  2. 2. Our Agenda<br />Let’s talk about Web Governance<br />Building a Community of Practice<br />The highways to your content<br />UniPHY<br />2<br />
  3. 3. Web Governance <br />What is web governance?<br />Why is it important?<br />How will it benefit your business?<br />3<br />
  4. 4. Building a Community of Practice<br />Understand the special characteristics of your audience?<br />What are the key tools that they use on an everyday basis?<br />What are the common areas of interest? (What do they want to discuss?)<br />4<br />
  5. 5. Highways to Your Content<br />Smart Phones<br />Tablets<br />Any and all mobile devices<br />5<br />
  6. 6. UniPHY Overview<br />Scientific Social & Professional Networking<br />Launched in September, 2009 <br />Over 28,000 registered users<br />1.7M publications<br />Over 300,000 Pre-populated <br />Researcher profiles<br />6<br /><ul><li>Award winning (PROSE award, best eProduct, Physical Sciences. CODIE & ALPSP Finalist)
  7. 7. Features and functionality continue to be developed</li></li></ul><li>7<br />
  8. 8. UniPHY - Current Features<br />Current features<br />CV section, upload a photo<br />Social Bookmarking site links (FB, Twitter, Digg, etc)<br />“People you might know”, Blog, Polling <br />Reading List, Recommend articles<br />Congratulate authors on recent publications<br />Jobs and events Calendar <br />Discussion Groups (Private/Public)<br />Centered around users, research, institutions, equipment, events, etc.<br />Upcoming features<br />More powerful, contextualized features being considered<br />Access to individual blogs<br />Times cited per article<br />Status Updates, “Wall” postings, etc.<br />More suggested related content<br />8<br />
  9. 9. Pre-populated Profiles<br />
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  12. 12. What drives researchers online?<br /> What are members doing on UniPHY?<br />Keep track of collaborators' papers, which can lead members to examine other papers outside their immediate network <br />Keep abreast of the work in areas that members are not currently working on but may wish to enter (or reenter) in the future<br />Find contacts in various subfields<br />Updating personal, CV information, publications<br />Editors - Finding potential reviewers<br />Engaging in discussions with other members related to their field of study<br />12<br />
  13. 13. Goals for UniPHY <br />Consistent development and engagement to increase traffic, usage, and collaboration<br />Establishing a solid set of processes to continue to engage and learn about researcher requirements<br />Adding content and features to UniPHY that we know that researchers want<br />Offer a research workflow product that is unique from other AIP Products<br />Adding layer of semantic intelligence to assist with the collaborative process<br />Consolidating types of relevant data to allow more types of collaborative activity from one platform<br />Improve the way scientific opinions and results are communicated among researchers all over the world<br />13<br />
  14. 14. Foundation of a Community<br />Key information and resources germane to their discipline, topic, area of interest, etc.,<br />Tools that they use; chat, groups, sharing<br />Features that recognize expertise<br />Professional monitoring keep the site the best<br />Keep it fresh!<br />14<br />
  15. 15. Thank you!<br />15<br />

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