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Monday 24 April 2017

TimeEventLocation
16:00-17:30 Council meeting
(Council members only)
John Anderson Meeting Room
Level 3
Andersonian Library
18:00-20:00

Evening reception and buffet

Welcome address from Professor David Hillier, Executive Dean, Strathclyde Business School and Ms Dilys Young, University Librarian.

Strathclyde Business School
199 Cathedral Street 
20:00-21:30 Walking tour of the Merchant City  

 

Tuesday 25 April 2017

All of today's events will take place at the Technology & Innovation Centre (TIC).

TimeEventSpeaker
09:00-09:30 Registration and refreshments  
09:30-10:00  Welcome address  Professor Sir Jim McDonald
Principal and Vice Chancellor
University of Strathclyde 
10:00-11:00 Keynote address Dr John Scally
National Librarian and Chief Executive
National Library for Scotland 
11:00-11:30  Refreshment break   
11:30-12:30 ScotBIS John Coll
Head of Access
National Library for Scotland 
12:30-13:30  Lunch   
13:30-13:40 Group photograph  
13:40-14:00  Gold Sponsor session   
14:00-15:00 Scholarly Communication  
15:00-15:30  Refreshment break   
15:30-16:30 Members' sharing papers  

 

Tuesday evening

TimeEventLocation
18:00-19:30 Drinks reception hosted by the Lord Provost of Glasgow Glasgow City Chambers
George Square
19:30- Free evening Find a restaurant on Glasgow DineAround 

 

Wednesday 26 April 2017

All of today's events will take place at the Technology & Innovation Centre (TIC).

TimeEventSpeaker
09:00-09:30 Refreshments and viewing of vendor displays  
09:30-10:30  Workshop:
'Let's Talk': The Communicative Event 
Marion C. Marlow
Lecturer, Voice and Communication Consultant and Theatre Practitioner,
University of Strathclyde 
10:30-11:00 Refreshments and viewing of vendor displays  
11:00-12:00  Global Outlook for 2017  Robert Ward
Editorial Director, Economist Intelligence Unit
12:00-13:00 Lunch with vendors  
13:00-15:00  Workshop:
Designing a Cultural Probe 
Andy Priestner
Freelance Trainer and Consultant 
15:00-15:30 Refreshments and viewing of vendor displays  
15:30-16:30  Members' sharing papers and Silver vendor sessions   

 

Wednesday evening

TimeEventLocation
18:00 Bus to Ross Priory, Loch Lomond Pick up from George Square, city centre
19:00-00:00 

Conference dinner and cèilidh
Carriages 12 midnight

Ross Priory
Loch Lomond

 

Thursday 27 April 2017

TimeEvent
09:30 Refreshments
10:00-12:00  EBSLG Business Meeting (EBSLG Members only)
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-15:00 (approx) 

Optional tours. Please see the social events page for more details.