Our thanks to Eleanor Matthewson, Legal & Business Research Officer at HFW, who kindly agreed to offer a review of the Gin Tasting Evening. As we find ourselves heading towards the depths of winter an evening of gin tasting at the Jugged Hare provided some welcome respite. After locating the venue I was slightly alarmed […]
As Past President and Nominations Chair for SLA Europe, I would like to request nominations for the position of SLA Europe President Elect for 2018. The role of President Elect is a 3 year commitment; and you will be required to act as Chapter President in 2019 and Past President in 2020. If you would […]
Our thanks to Zoltan Csirko, SLA Europe Events Committee Member, who kindly accepted to offer a review of the SLA Europe Summer Soiree 2017. Soon after the temperature reached never before seen figures, we gathered for this year’s Summer Soirée, and once again the News Building at the Shard Quarter provided an excellent central location […]
ECCA Winner Ruth MacMullen Reflects on SLA Annual Conference 2017 Ruth MacMullen is Scholarly Communications Licensing Manager at The University of Sheffield. SLA Europe would like to congratulate Ruth on standing for election to be the Legal Division’s Chair Elect Elect! Getting there and getting orientated I start my blog post by thanking […]
ECCA Winner Amy O’ Donohoe reflects on SLA Annual Conference 2017 Amy is the Customer Care (Collections) Coordinator at Royal Holloway University. Her award is co-sponsored by the Academic Division. The SLA Early Career Conference Award was one of those things I planned to apply for every year since starting my graduate traineeship, but never […]
Event Review by Nigel Dickinson: SLA Career Stories 27th June 2017 Our thanks to Nigel Dickinson, who kindly accepted an offer to review the Careers Stories Evening. Nigel is Sales Director at Armadillo Business Information having previously spent 30 years at Dun & Bradstreet and been Managing Director of Key Note. He is a regular […]
The annual SLA conference is now only a couple of weeks away and we have a couple of notices for anyone who is planning on attending the conference from Europe.
Our thanks to Helen Lippell who kindly accepted to offer a review of the SLA Spring Social event, which was sponsored by CB Resourcing and took place earlier this month in London. Helen is an independent taxonomy, search and metadata specialist. She is the programme chair of Taxonomy Bootcamp London, which will take place on 17th and 18th October of this year.
Marie Cannon is the forthcoming President for SLA Europe taking on her new role from January 2017. In this post she shares some background details about herself as well as her thoughts on her new role. Tell us how you started off in the information profession? After studying a degree in Philosophy and Literature at the University of Warwick, […]