Event: The Evolving Value of Information Management, Thursday 4th September

SLA Europe in partnership with The Financial Times Presents:


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The Evolving Value of Information Management

Five Essential Attributes of the Modern Information Professional


Join SLA Europe and The FT for a panel event to discuss the findings of their recent report: The Evolving Value of Information Management

Thursday 4th September 6pm – 9.30pm

Morgan Stanley Auditorium
20 Bank Street, Canary Wharf
London E14 4AD
Nearest stations: Heron Quays (DLR), Canary Wharf (Jubilee Line)

The evening will be opened by a Financial Times senior director. The panel will be chaired by Kate Arnold, SLA President and Information Support Programme Lead at Macmillan Cancer Support.


Janice Lachance: CEO of SLA
Janice Lachance, Chief Executive Officer of SLA (Special Libraries Association) since 2003, leads the global association of 9,000 information professionals and their strategic partners in 75 countries. Her accomplishments include creation of the online Click University, an expanded international public policy program, and a comprehensive research effort to define the value information professionals bring to organisations.

Sarah Fahy: Global Head of Library Services Allen & Overy
Based in London and Belfast, her team provide research, analysis and operational support to the firm’s 44 offices. This centre of expertise complements local teams and ensures a consistent response to firm initiatives and client relationship support.

Stephen Phillips: Global Head of BIS, Analytics and Publishing at Morgan Stanley
These groups are primarily occupied with the discovery, processing and presentation of information on behalf of a wide range of internal clients.  More than 80% of this work is executed offshore in a number of delivery centres supporting their onshore colleagues in the main financial centres around the world.  This blended model has enabled the group to maximise value by delivering the highest quality services at comparatively low cost, and it continues to be refined as the operation evolves.

Networking, drinks and canapés will follow the formalities.

Please register via Eventbrite

Free for SLA members
£15 non-members

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