MmIT 2015 Conference: “With Power Comes Great Responsibility – How librarians can Harness the Power of Social Media for the Benefit of its Users

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Mon, 14th Sep 2015 - 9:30am to Tue, 15th Sep 2015 - 4:30pm

The conference theme is social media & addresses areas such as altmetrics, current research, marketing and communications, and delivering services via social media. 

Delegates will engage in a series of workshops and seminars on social media themes and the conference will also showcase current research and innovations in these areas through lightning sessions and presentations from researching practitioners. There will also be a student forum where Masters and PhD students will highlight their research.

Our keynote speakers are PhD researcher and public library advocate, Lauren Smith of walkyouhome and Brian Kelly, Innovation Advocate at Cetis, a national centre based at Bolton University. Phil Bradley is our after dinner speaker.

Sheffield University Conference Centre

The Edge, Endcliffe Village, 34 Endcliffe Crescent
S10 3ED Sheffield

United Kingdom