New Professionals Day

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Fri, 28th Oct 2016 -
10:15am to 4:30pm

CILIP's New Professionals Day 2016 is our annual conference aimed at those library and information professionals in the early part of their careers. There will be a variety of workshops and presentations to share information, provide support and offer networking opportunities. If you are still studying at university, have recently finished your information qualification or are in your first professional post, then this event is for you.

You can follow the event on Twitter on the day at #cilipNPD

This is a free event for CILIP members and includes lunch. For non-members there will be a charge of £22.50

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Sessions include:

Secrets of Success: building your career in libraries and information management

Professional Confidence

Journeys into journals: publishing and the new professional

Tricky interview questions

Making the most of a year

Career Planning and the PKSB

A voyage round the VLE

Embedding teams to support knowledge management


Speakers include:

Nick Poole - Chief Executive, CILIP

Elly O'Brien - Senior Analyst, Bazian

Caroline Carruthers - Chief Data Officer, Network Rail

Angharad Roberts - University of Leicester

Sarah Hume - Librarian, Royal United Services Institute

Tracey South - Recruitment Advisor, CBresourcing

Mairead Smith - Knowledge Information Manager, Ministry of Defence

Luke Stevens-Burt - Head of Business Development, CILIP