The Government Information Group represents the professional interests of Knowledge and Information Management (KIM) specialists working in government departments and agencies, parliamentary and national libraries. Our members work in a wide variety of core KIM roles, such as Record Managers, Information Managers, Librarians, Knowledge Managers, Record Reviewers, Information Retrieval Specialists, Taxonomy Specialists, Information Architects and Information Rights officers.
Additional KIM roles often include Web Publishers, Enterprise Architects, Information Risk Managers, Analysts, Historians, Researchers, Licensing/Copyright Experts, Information Modellers/Designers, Information Assurance/Data Handling Officers, Editors/Publishers, Transparency Practitioners, Geospatial Info Specialists, Web Managers, Archivists, Social Communicators and Data Sharing Experts.
GIG also welcomes members from any sector of the profession, particularly those who have an interest in government information and documentation.
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7 March 2017
The next NetIKX seminar on Thursday 16 March, 2017 will be a David Gurteen Knowledge Café on the subject of Avoiding Entrenched and Entrained Thinking.
14:00 – 14:30 Registration (and refreshments)
1 March 2017
Bursaries available to GIG members to attend
Latest Events & Training
|Date & Time|
|Supporting the information seeking needs of colleagues in Government||London||Friday, 31 March 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm|
|The Royal Mint Museum||Wales||Tuesday, 25 April 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm|
|Museum of London||London||Thursday, 4 May 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm|
|Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh||Scotland||Friday, 12 May 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm|
|Bank of England Visit||London||Friday, 3 November 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm|