Conference Planning Committee

Stephen Phillips
Conference Committee Chair

Stephen Phillips is an SLA Fellow and past president of SLA Europe. He recently set up SmartIM, an independent information management consultancy. He was Head of Global Business Information Services at Morgan Stanley for over 25 years.

Tsveta Rafaylova
Conference Chair

Tsveta Rafaylova is a Research Librarian in the Information Services Department of mid-tier accountancy firm RSM, formerly known as Baker Tilly. She completed her MA in Library and Information Studies at University College London in 2020 and has a MA in English Literature from the University of Glasgow, which she graduated from in 2017.

Tsveta won the Student and Early Career award and attended the inaugural SLA Europe Conference in Cambridge in 2019. She was also one of three ECCA winners who attended the 2020 virtual SLA conference.

John Coll
Scotland & Programme Consultant for SLA Europe Conference

John Coll is the Associate Director of Access at the National Library of Scotland and previous Past President of SLA Europe (2016) - you can read his interview here. John has also recently been awarded the 2020 SLA Fellow, in recognition of his service and involvement with the association.