Speeches, presentations, and lectures in this section have been given or will be given. In most cases, the speeches included on this page are edited versions or the talks given by Stephen E. Arnold. The reason is that some of the information in the talks and the graphics are part of forthcoming publications or are proprietary to Stephen E. Arnold. Most of the talks have been converted to Adobe PDF files. A few PowerPoint presentations are included. The reason is that Stephen E. Arnold uses the information on this Web site as a test corpus for testing new search systems. A variety of file types provides a more useful indication of the indexing time required for the corpus.
Reuse of the Speeches
Stephen E. Arnold allows these materials to be used by individuals. Libraries and instructors may use the articles in their vertical file or classes. If you have a request that you think falls outside the boundaries described, please, contact ArnoldIT about your request. Note that some of the images used in the talks have been copied from Web sites and may be covered by copyrights not held by Stephen E. Arnold.
Talks in this section date back more than 10 years. Excluded are talks given by Stephen E. Arnold that relied upon overhead transparencies, not PowerPoint decks, for visuals. In most cases, the speeches included on this page are edited versions or the talks given by Stephen E. Arnold. Excluded are talks given as part of a consulting project to a specific organization. However, some of the talks contain bits and pieces of Stephen E. Arnold’s confidential briefings. Most of the talks have been converted to Adobe PDF files. A few PowerPoint presentations are included.
Speech Archive. This page provides links to older presentations given by Stephen E. Arnold. Most are in PowerPoint for Web format. The speeches are listed with newer talks at the top of the list.