Event: Corporate Information Professionals: Building on the past and preparing for the future – London, Tuesday 31 March 2015

When: Tuesday, 31 March 2015 @ 18:00 – 21:00 pm

Where: University College London, London WC1E 6XA

SLA Members: free

Non-members: £15.00

Please register via Eventbrite

 

About CB Resourcing

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Drawing on the content of their recently published title A Handbook for Corporate Information Professionals Katharine Schopflin (editor) and Andrew Grave will present and lead a discussion entitled Corporate Information Professionals: Building on the past and preparing for the future.

This event is generously sponsored by CB Resourcing

Katharine will set the scene, summarising where we are as a sector, how we have ended up here and current key concerns. Andrew will talk about how managers can identify when changes will be likely to occur. He will discuss how managers can prepare for it and handle it when it does arrive.

The presentations and Q&A will be followed by a chance to network over drinks and canapes.

Dr Katharine Schopflin, Freelance Knowledge and Information Manager

Katharine is an information professional with 18 years’ experience in sectors including media and government and roles ranging from research to knowledge management to information architecture. She is the editor of a previous Facet title ‘A Handbook for Media Librarians’ and is currently course tutor for the Management module on UCL’s MA in Librarian and Information Studies.

Andrew Grave founder of Research Counts

Andrew began his information career at the business support agency Business Link. He then joined BDO, the UK’s sixth largest accountancy firm, working there for 11 years. His work at BDO spanned vendor management, competitor intelligence and research and analysis.

Andrew currently delivers training and support to corporate information teams and to organisations without an information function through Research Counts  www.researchcounts.com

About CB Resourcing

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CB Resourcing provides recruitment and training services specialising in assignments across information, knowledge, research, strategy and market intelligence.

Founded by two Directors with over three decades of combined industry experience, CB Resourcing understands the value our clients and candidates place on finding the right match of skills, aspirations and environment.

In just over seven months trading CB Resourcing has quickly established itself within the industry placing 22 professionals within a range of industries in information related posts including investment banking, analyst research houses, legal, consultancy and the big 4.

For further information please contact us if you’d like to find out more about how we’ve helped our clients.

Do you have questions about this event? Contact SLA Europe.