[mla-nynj] FW: [sla-cny] New Half Day Option for the 11/18 Forum including the Networking Lunch! REGISTER NOW!
KGale at chpnet.org
Mon Nov 15 15:41:18 UTC 2010
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Kaura Gale, MLIS
Seymour J. Phillips Health Sciences Library
16th St. @ 1st Ave.
New York, NY 10003
kgale at chpnet.org
From: Lynn Schlesinger [mailto:slany at cc.memberclicks.com] On Behalf Of
Sent: Thursday, November 11, 2010 2:15 PM
To: New York SLA Chapter
Subject: [sla-cny] New Half Day Option for the 11/18 Forum including the
Networking Lunch! REGISTER NOW!
Please join us for the return of the very popular New York Information
and Intelligence Forum taking place on Thursday, November 18 in New York
City. This full day event will be held at Baruch College. Our theme
this year is growing new initiatives and creating new opportunities
during challenging times.
We've heard from many of you that because of new jobs and new duties
(Good for you!) that you can't join us for a full day.
While the full day has great material, every session treats our topic of
growing yourself, your team and your practice in challenging times. We
would like to offer those of you who can't be away from your practice
the whole day, a chance to arrange your day around lunch with your
colleagues. Come to our opening half of the program and hear our
keynote speaker and our top vendor panel reveal new offerings and
developments and stay for lunch with your friends, or start the Forum
with lunch with your colleagues and come for our information
professional presentation and our closing speaker. Lunch is served at
We would hate for you to miss any part of this inspirational day, but
mostimportantly we would like to see you!
8:30 - 9:00 Breakfast and Check-in
9:00 to 10:20 Dr. Rita Gunther McGrath, Keynote speaker
10:20 to 10:40 Break to Check in with that Office
10:45 to 12:15 Our Vendor Panel - New offerings and New Strategic
12:30 to 1:30 LUNCH with your colleagues!
1:30 to 2:30 Our information professional presentation with Bill
Patterson of PWC
2:20 to 3:00 Break to Check in with that Office
3:00 to 4:00 Dr. Tara Jones, Closing Speaker
4:00 to 4:30 Wrap-Up and Networking or Go Back to that Office!
Ticket Prices: Students and members in transition: $20/ Members $35/ Non
Members $50/ NEW! Half Day Option $20
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!
Our key note speaker is Dr. Rita Gunther McGrath, associate professor at
Columbia University and author of the very popular book Discovery Driven
Our day also welcomes both new and returning faces to populate our
vendor and information professional panels, all of whom have been
building new services and products during 2010. We will be welcoming
back Bill Patterson from PwC who will be bringing us up to date with
developments on the repositioning of his information center.
This year's vendor panel will welcome Lee Deming of Boardroom Insiders,
a new product which he is bringing to market. You may remember Lee from
his successful product First Research. We will also be hearing from
Scott Livingston Vice President with LexisNexis and Adam Bernacki, Vice
President with Leadership Directories. Both speakers have stories to
relate on how their firms have made successful innovations.
Our closing speaker is Dr. Tara Jones of Lane4Consulting, an
international coaching firm, and a leader in enabling organizational
change. Dr. Jones will speak regarding building the right mix of
leadership traits that enable change within organizations.
We will also be offering our author's books for sale throughout the day.
We return to Baruch College using the 151 East 25th entrance. Don't
forget your picture ID. Our program runs between 9:00 AM and 4:30 PM.
Breakfast and check-in begins at 8:30 AM. We will be serving lunch.
Registration is open. Please CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!
d=90804> If you attended last year than you know what a valuable and
fun day this will be.
Payment for this event will be by check or credit card via PayPal. If
you choose to pay by check, please mail you check to Vida Cohen, 233
East 69th Street, Apt. 3C, New York, NY 10021.
We would like to thank our sponsors Leadership Directories, LexisNexis
and Dow Jones. This event is subsidized by SLA's New York Chapter.
For more information:
Contact: Vida Cohen
Phone: (212) 288-3114
Email: cohen.v at att.net <mailto:%20cohen.v at att.net>
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