SEP 23-24, 2008
San Jose, CA
San Jose McEnery Convention Center
search • discover • inform • deliver • connect
Marjorie M.K. Hlava
President & Chairman
Access Innovations, Inc.
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Marjorie Hlava's research areas include productivity of content creation, information access governance layer through automated indexing, thesaurus development, taxonomy creation, natural language processing, machine translations, knowledge organization systems (KOS) and implementation in production, search and web instances. Hlava is Founding Chair of the SLA Taxonomy Division, and President of Access Innovations, Inc. She has created over 100 thesauri and taxonomies and worked with more than 600 in the process of over 2000 engagments. She is active in standards development, including Z39.19/2005 Controlled Vocabulary, Z39.84 Dublin Core and the NISO Content Board for NISO. Her blog,, covers news trends opinions in the taxonomy and metadata space.

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Sessions by Marjorie M.K. Hlava
Enterprise Search Summit West 2008
Wednesday, September 24, 2008
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. A201: Natural Language Processing: Can NLP Really Deliver?

Enterprise Search Summit 2006
Monday, May 22nd
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Building Taxonomies for Effective Information Retrieval