17 & 18 October 2017 · Olympia London

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Sponsor Showcase

This intensive two-day learning event provides plenty of informal networking among its participants and sponsors. ILI's Sponsor Showcase provides further opportunity for attendees to network and review global information products, services and resources available now. The conference is structured so that breaks, lunches and receptions give sponsors prime time to talk with attendees and establish their information needs. The tabletop format for this Showcase exhibition area offers opportunities for quick demos and informal conversations and the Showcase remains open throughout the event.

To discuss ILI’s range of sponsorship opportunities, contact

Sjoerd Vogt
Direct: +44 (0)1367 241707
Fax: +44 (0)700 601 9221
Email: svogt@infotoday.com
Mobile: +44 (0)7810 253111
Skype: s10erd

Platinum Sponsor

GALE, a Cengage Company is a world leader in e-research and educational publishing for libraries, schools and businesses. GALE is best known for accurate and authoritative reference content as well as our intelligent organisation of full-text magazine and newspaper articles. GALE creates and maintains more than 600 databases that are published online, in print, as eBooks and in microform. Our collections range from the digitisation of global newspaper brands to smaller historical collections. Our mission is to be the most respected and innovative source of teaching, learning and research solutions for the academic, professional and library markets worldwide.

Gold Sponsor

BBC Monitoring translates and analyses reports from global media: more than 100 countries and languages, including Russia, Iran, Asia, Middle East, Africa and South America. BBC Monitoring's content is relevant to anyone researching international relations, politics, war studies, terrorism, journalism and media. BBC Monitoring is available to libraries as a subscription service.

Association Sponsor

The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals is the UK's leading professional body for librarians, information specialists and knowledge managers. CILIP is also a registered charity. Our vision is a fair and economically prosperous society underpinned by literacy, access to information and the transfer of knowledge.

CILIP is extremely proud to be Association Sponsor of ILI 2017.

New books from CILIP's book publishing business Facet Publishing include: The Library Marketing Toolkit, THE TECH SET 2, User Studies for Digital Library Development, Information 2.0, Digital Libraries and Information Access and The New Professional's Toolkit.

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The Association of Independent Information Professionals (AIIP) is the premier industry association for businesses that provide research, information management, and consulting services across a wide variety of industries. AIIP provides a forum for networking and the sharing of best practices; secures industry partner discounts; and publishes a quarterly newsletter.

BIALL is the leading professional body in the UK and Ireland for information professionals working with legal information. BIALL is a self-supporting association which draws its income primarily from membership subscriptions. BIALL supports the professional development of its members by organising regular training events, at both a national and regional level, and through the publication of its quarterly journal Legal Information Management. The Annual Conference is also an important event for BIALL members, providing an opportunity to learn about and discuss, formally and informally, the key issues affecting the legal information profession. BIALL has strong links with international legal information associations and offers bursaries to attend overseas conferences as well as its own conference.

CLSIG (Commercial, Legal & Scientific Information Group) is one of the oldest special interest groups of CILIP. CLSIG supports and promotes the professional interests of members in commercial, legal and scientific workplace libraries & information services. This is facilitated by providing professional development training, networking opportunities for members, and representing their interests.

The Multimedia Information and Technology Group is a lively group which unites CILIP members and standalone members of our Group who are engaged in, or interested in, multimedia information and technology developments in library & information science as well as arts, education and museums across all sectors from schools to public and special libraries, museums and galleries.

The Special Libraries Association (SLA) is a non-profit global organisation for innovative information professionals and their strategic partners. It promotes and strengthens its members through learning, advocacy and networking initiatives. SLA Europe, founded in 1972, is a thriving network for information professionals in the UK and across Europe.

SFIS is a non-profit organisation for information management professionals. The association was founded in 1936 and has about 1100 members. The members work in the private and public sectors, at universities, in government, in large conglomerates as well as in small companies.

The Association aims to improve the professional skills of its members, enabling them to attain the objectives of their organisations. The Association also endeavours to give its members the ability to advance their proficiency and keep them at the cutting edge of global changes - not least within the field of information technology.

SFIS offers its members:

  • qualified courses and conferences at reduced fee
  • news and intelligence on the information industry and new products (Online and web news - in Swedish)
  • accurate research and best practice published in InfoTrend - Nordic Journal for Information Specialists (in Swedish with abstracts in
  • a network of colleagues from all over Sweden.

SFIS - Shaping the Future Information Society

UKeiG is a well-established and active group for information professionals, users and developers of electronic information resources, offering a wide range of practical workshops, seminars and forums. Updates and information on UKeiG activities are available via many platforms including their website, blog, email discussion list, RSS feeds and Twitter.

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