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HLG sponsored Bursary Place - CILIP Conference 2018

CILIP’s Health Libraries Group has one full CILIP Conference ticket to give away to a lucky HLG member. Make sure you enter before 5pm on Wednesday 18th April 2018.

 

The Conference Website is now available.

 

What’s on offer:

  • A full ticket for the CILIP Conference in Brighton covering both days (4th – 5th July) including access to both days of the conference, lunch, refreshments and all sessions. Early Bird Cost would be £280.
  •  Up to £250 travel expenses to cover accommodation / travel

The CILIP Conference  is the annual flagship event for the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals and one of the biggest events in the calendar for UK library and information professionals. The conference brings together library, knowledge and information professionals from all sectors of our profession from the UK and overseas, to meet, learn and share knowledge. It’s a great chance to catch up with colleagues and make new connections.

Keynote speakers include Penny Young, House of Commons Librarian and Sally Walker, Scotland’s Library and Information Professional of the Year who will be opening the conference which aims to showcase the best of British Librarianship. They will be followed by John Chrastka and Patrick Sweeney of EveryLibrary talking about their ground-breaking work in the United States.

How to enter:

The Prize Draw is open to any HLG member. The winner will be picked at random from all valid received entries received prior to the deadline of 5pm on Wednesday 18th April 2018.

There are three distinct ways to enter, and HLG members can submit one entry.

 

Method 1 – via Twitter

Send a tweet to @CILIPHLG in less than 280 characters saying why you would like to attend #CILIPConf18 and remember to include #HLGbursary for your entry to count!

One entry will be accepted per twitter account. All entries will be checked for validity to ensure that the entrant is a current HLG member. The chosen winner will need to confirm that they are able to attend and will comply with the HLG terms and conditions prior to confirmation of the award.

 

Method 2 – using the online form

Complete your details on the online form , including a brief statement of less than 140 characters saying why you would like to attend #CILIPConf18.

 

Method 3 – using Facebook

Post a brief message on the HLG Facebook Page (in less than 140 characters) saying why you would like to attend #CILIPConf18 and include #HLGbursary for your entry to count!

 

All entries will be checked for validity to ensure that the entrant is a current HLG member.The chosen winner will need to confirm that they are able to attend and will comply with the HLG terms and conditions prior to confirmation of the award.

 

Terms & Conditions

The lucky winner will be selected at random from all entries received via twitter or through the online form. The selected name will need to confirm that they are able to attend and will comply with the HLG terms and conditions prior to confirmation of the award.

The lucky winner will be asked to actively share their #CILIPConf2018 Conference experience, before during and after the event (i.e. tweet, blog, etc. so that any members that cannot attend can follow the event or read about it after the event). The winner will also be requested to write a brief conference report for publication within the HLG newsletter.

The prize is non-transferable and the ticket can only be used by the prize recipient.

If you have any questions, please contact douglas.knock@nhs.net (HLG Awards Co-ordinator)

 

Past Winners

CILIP Conference 2017 – 5 - 6 July, Manchester

Lisa Burscheidt was the lucky winner of the prize draw for the HLG bursary place for the CILIP Conference 2017. We received over 50 entries so thank you to everyone who participated and engaged. If you would like to view all the wonderful Twitter entries please see the storify.

 

 

 

 

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