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 offers opportunities for quick demos and informal conversations and the Showcase remains open throughout the event.

Diamond Sponsor

GO Opleidingen

GO | School for Information is a specialist educator in the field of Information Services. We offer a wide range of courses for information professionals. Our experienced staff and one hundred freelance lecturers offer a great amount of knowledge and experience which forms the basis of our education programs with strong links to daily practice. www.schoolforinformation.org 

Platinum Sponsor


Springshare is a Library cloud software provider.

  • LibGuides, the popular knowledge-sharing tool for libraries;
  • LibAnswers, virtual reference with 24/7 Chat Coverage;
  • LibCal, event management and space bookings solution;
  • LibInsight, analyze usage of library services;
  • LibWizard, feedback and assessment tool;
  • LibCRM, cultivate relationships with patrons;
  • LibStaffer, manage staff & service schedules.

Gold Sponsors

Journal of Visualized Experiments

JoVE is the leading producer and publisher of videos that increase the productivity and efficacy of scientific, medical, and engineering research and education. Since its founding in 2006, JoVE has produced nearly 10,000 video articles, demonstrating experiments filmed in laboratories at top research institutions, and delivered online to millions of scientists, educators, and students worldwide. Today, JoVE has 1,000-plus institutional subscribers, including biotech and pharmaceutical companies, and universities and colleges. Among the latter are leading institutions, such as Harvard, MIT, Yale, Stanford, Princeton, University of Cambridge, ETH Zurich, University of Melbourne, University of Tokyo, and Tsinghua University. Please visit www.jove.com to learn more.

Response Technical Services Ltd

Founded in 2001, Response Technical Services Ltd, is an authorised re-seller of e-ImageData microfilm scanners operating throughout the UK. The latest product innovation, the ScanPro® All-In-One™, allows users to easily read, print, scan and convert entire film collections. And, it’s affordable! Stop for a demo and see the difference with ScanPro.

Supported by

Association of Independent Information Professionals (AIIP)

As a leading voice of the independent information industry, AIIP is an essential resource for its more than 400 info entrepreneur members located in over 20 countries around the world. Our members are thought leaders in their field who frequently write about, speak about, and recommend the products and services they use. Experts in their respective fields, AIIP members have written and contributed to books, written white papers for major companies, and/or are editors of journals, magazines, and serial publications. Many of our members' publications are considered seminal works. www.aiip.org 


BIALL is the leading professional body in the UK and Ireland for information professionals working within legal information. Set up in 1969 BIALL is a self-supporting association which draws its income primarily from membership subscriptions. biall.org.uk

Bibliotekarforbundet (The Danish Union of Librarians)

BF is the Danish Union of Librarians. BF acts both as a trade union, negotiating wage rates, employment and working conditions etc, as well as having a guild function. But we also cover the profession and are concerned with the training of librarians, taking interest in their development, procuring education and in-service training, unemployment and more. In summary, the major aims of the union are to strengthen future work in the professional field, to enforce educational work, and make a special effort to secure employment of librarians. BF has around 4,400 members, working in the public libraries, research and special libraries and in the private sector. www.bf.dk 


CILIP is the independent voice that represents and champions all information professionals. With our Royal Charter we help our members develop their skills, build successful careers and deliver high quality information and library services. Find out more about us and why you should become part of our community. www.cilip.org.uk


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. www.clsig.org.uk 


The Information and Records Management Society (IRMS) is the foremost association for information professionals and students, supporting and bringing together anyone working in information governance, records management, data protection, information security and more. We offer a renowned annual Conference, professional accreditation, an industry magazine, and a network of groups across the UK - all for less than £100 a year. 



KNVI is the Royal Dutch professional association for Information professionals. The independant platform offers members the possibility to share their knowledge and support their network. KNVI provides up-to-date information for information professionals, possibilities to deepen the knowledge and stay connected through a valuable network. Members have access to events like seminars, congresses and lectures.

Multimedia Information and Technology Group

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. mmitblog.wordpress.com

SLA Europe

SLA Europe is a thriving network of information professionals: individuals and organisations across Europe come together to benefit from each others' knowledge and experience. SLA Europe is a chapter of SLA, the Special Libraries Association. www.sla-europe.org 

Swedish Association for Information Specialists (SFIS)

The Swedish Association for Information Specialists (SFIS) is for those working professionally with information management, world surveillance and knowledge sharing in Sweden. Our members include libraries, information architects, world analysts and more. www.sfis.nu


UKeiG is a respected and well-established forum for all information professionals, users and developers of electronic information resources. We promote and advance the effective exploitation and management of electronic information and offer a wide range of resources including seminars and workshops. Access is also available to our e-journal eLucidate, our Publications and our popular series of Factsheets.


Media Partners

Computers in Libraries Magazine

Computers in Libraries magazine serves as a showcase and forum for library tech professionals to share their technological projects and success stories with one another. The magazine's reader-friendly features and columns focus on practical applications of technology in public, school, academic, corporate, and special libraries. The librarian's only independent, peer-to-peer resource on library systems and automation technology, it's all tech, all the time. www.infotoday.com/cilmag

Information Today

Information Today (IT) keeps information professionals up to speed with news and industry trends that shape our world. IT offers hard-hitting features that provide insight and analysis into the world of information technology, while delivering updates about the latest innovative services and products. IT tackles the news from all angles to keep our readers informed on all fronts. www.infotoday.com/IT

Information Today Europe/ILI365

Information Today Europe/ILI365 provides news, facts and figures, strategic thinking, and informed comment on the trends shaping the global information space.

Information Today Europe/ILI365 focuses on innovation, technology and strategies for success in a wide range of information settings from corporate environments to academic and public libraries. Topics covered include knowledge and information management, e-resources, search and discovery, professional development, e-publishing news, technology updates, social media in action, and digital library strategies from across Europe. www.infotoday.eu

Online Searcher

The best of ONLINE and Searcher join forces to create the definitive voice for information professionals. Online Searcher features articles written by practitioner experts as well as columns by information professionals well-known throughout the information industry. Marydee Ojala is the Editor-in-Chief. www.infotoday.com/onlinesearcher

Research Information

Research Information is a global publication for the scholarly publishing community - read by publishers, librarians, information professionals, academic authors, and researchers. The ever-shifting sands of scholarly publishing provide a rich source of informed opinion and content within the magazine, which is published six times a year. www.researchinformation.info