Please find below the programme for the first SLA Europe Conference, taking place on 5-6 September 2019 at Newnham College, Cambridge.

Abstracts for all the presentations can be found at Programme_ Full abstracts .

You will also find details about our two keynote speakers här.


If you would like to register with onsite overnight accommodation at Newnham College, the deadline is 21 Augusti. If you wish to attend for only one day, or if you are booking accommodation for yourself elsewhere, the deadline is 25 Augusti.


Conference Gold Sponsors

Media Partner

Torsdag 5 September

09.30 – 11.00

Registration and refreshments

10.00 – 11.00 

Tour of Newnham College Gardens (optional pre-booked event)

11.00 – 11.15

Welcome to Cambridge

Dr Jessica Gardner, University Librarian and Director of Library Services

11.15 – 12.00

Opening keynote

A Practical Model for Distributed Digital Leadership  –  Cerys Hearsey, Direktör, Post*Shift

12.00 – 12.45

Session 1

Recalling the past to understand the future  –  Richard Nelsson, Information manager, Guardian News & Media

AI and Libraries: a romance that cannot wait?   María de la Peña, Librarian, IE Business School Library

12.45 – 14.00

Lunch and visit sponsors

14.00 – 14.45

Session 2

Domstolsbrott,,en,Lägga ner lagen,,en,Jennifer Findlay,,en,Library Services Manager,,en,Rättsväsendet för Skottland,,en,Scottish Courts och Tribunals Service,,en,Sarah Louis McDonald,,en,Sheriff Courts Librarian,,en,Framtidens arkiv,,en,Binni Brynolf,,sv,Digital Resources Librarian,,en,Chatham House,,en,Workshop A eller B,,en,Workshop A,,en,Hur man överlever och Excel i en diverse Gig-ekonomi,,en,Richard P,,en,Hulser,,da,Hulser Consulting,,en,Workshop B,,en,”RDA,,en,Var vi ska vi behöver inte någon RDA ",,en,Tillbaka till framtiden i katalogisering i specialbibliotek utanför de internationella standarderna,,en,Anne Welsh,,en,Bryt och besök sponsorer,,en,Nudge i bibliotek,,en,praktiska tillämpningar för att förbättra UX,,en,Phil Jones,,en,Academic Liaison Manager,,en,Coventry University,,en,Mindful Transitioning under Library Restructuring,,en,Maximera din organisatoriska talang genom att lyssna hårdare,,en, Laying Down the Law  –  Jennifer Findlay, Library Services Manager, Judicial Office for Scotland, Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service; SarahLouise McDonald, Sheriff Courts Librarian, Judicial Office for Scotland, Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service

The Future Archive  –  Binni Brynolf, Digital Resources Librarian, Chatham House

14.45 – 15.30

Workshop A or B

Workshop A: How to Survive and Excel in a Diverse Gig Economy  –  Richard P. Hulser, VD, Richard P. Hulser Consulting

Workshop B:  “RDA? Where We’re Going We Don’t Need Any RDA”: Back to the Future in Cataloguing in Special Libraries Outside the International Standards  –  Anne Welsh, Författare

15.30 – 15.45

Break and visit sponsors

15.45 – 16.30

Session 3

Nudge in Libraries: practical applications for improving UX  –  Phil Jones, Academic Liaison Manager, Coventry University

Mindful Transitioning under the Library Restructuring  –  Xuemei Li, Data Services Librarian, York University

16.30 – 17.30

Roundtable discussion

19.00 – 21.00

Conference dinner (informal)

Fredag 6 September

08.30 – 09.15


09.15 – 09.30

Welcome to day 2

Hal Kirkwood, VD för SLA

09.30 – 10.15

Session 4

Knowledge Management: Maximising your organisational talent by listening harder  –  Katharine SCHÖPFLIN, Information Governance Lead, London Borough of Hackney

Framtida Klar: transitioning to an information governance recordkeeping model in a large multi-functional organization in the Middle East  –  Matthew Platt, Acting Manager Information Governance, Qatar Foundation

10.15 – 11.00

Session 5

Predatory Publishing and Plan S  –  Simon Linacre, Director of International Marketing & Development, Cabells

Making Research Data Future Ready: The FAIR Data Principles in Action  –  Ian Bruno, Head of Strategic Partnerships, Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre

11.00 – 11.30

Break and visit sponsors

11.30 – 12.15

Session 6

What is Competitive Intelligence? An overview for non-CI Information Professionals  –  Arthur Weiss, Competitive / Marketing Intelligence Consultant, AWARE

A new perspective on corporate analysis: using social media and online data to create business insights  –  Lara Lopez Boronat, Information Specialist, Bain & Company

12.15 – 13.00

Session 7

Promoting and celebrating diversity in delivering and managing a 21st Century Information Service  –  Seema Rampersad, Senior Business Researcher and Service Manager, British Library

The Future is Female? Exploring patterns of gender (im)balance in UK business, pharmaceutical, and electric vehicle research practices    Ben McLeish, Director of Engagement & Påverkans, Dimensions & Altmetric

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch and visit sponsors

14.00 – 14.45

Session 8

What next for SLA Europe?   Hal Kirkwood, VD för SLA; Simon Burton, VD för SLA Europe

14.45 – 15.30

Closing keynote

The future is behind us  –  Simon Chaplin, Director of Culture & Society, Wellcome Trust

15.30 – 16.00

Closing remarks

Time tbc

Punting (optional pre-booked event)

SLA Europe is committed to providing a safe and equal space for professional participation for all of our members, partners, and event attendees. We believe that everyone has the right to professional interaction without fear, intimidation, or belittlement, and that everyone has the right to fair and equal participation and treatment. To find out more, read our anti-harassment policy statement här.

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