SLA Chemistry Division collaborated with Professional Development chairs from other SLA units on a day-long Winter Virtual Conference on Friday, December 7. This event was FREE. A variety of 1-hour presentations were held scheduled throughout the day: Schedule at http://pht.sla.org/event/winter-virtual-conference-2/.
UPDATE : Recordings & slides for most presenters now avilable at http://units.sla.org/division/dpht/meetings/wvcschedule.html
Kristin Briney, PhD student at University of Wisconsin-Madison, spoke during the 11 am EST slot. Kristin was the recipient of the Chemistry Division’s 2012 Sparks Award, and presented on “Data Management and Laboratory Notebooks.” Her slides have a CC-BY-NC license, and she invites others to reuse the information.
DBIO sponsored a similar session on data management: “De-Mystifying the Data Management Requirements of Research Funders.” You will find the slides and recording at the link above.
Ted Baldwin — Professional Development Committee, SLA Chemistry Division
The Pharmaceutical and Health Technology Division of SLA, along with the Rocky Mountain Chapter, Chemistry Division, and CI Division, are proud to present
Winter Virtual Conference: a one-day prof ed smorgasbord – A full day of nonstop professional development webinars – FREE for SLA members!
What is it? A full day of 1 hour, back-to-back professional development webinars, intended for your development as a unit member. Drop in, drop out, and stay as long as you like!
- Marketing Essentials for Information Professionals
- Data Management and Laboratory Notebooks
- Framework Fight Club
- Converse with People to Gain Real-Time Intelligence
- LinkedIn: A thirty-minute makeover
- Perspectives on Information Professionals: 2012 going into 2013
- Sean Smith, VP of Marketing, InfoDesk
- William Hayes, SVP, Selventa
- Sean Campbell, Co-owner, Cascade Insights
- Deb Hunt, President-Elect, SLA
How much does it cost? FREE to SLA members
What is the schedule? The full schedule (subject to additions/changes) will be available at http://pht.sla.org/event/winter-virtual-conference-2/
How do I register? Click here: http://bit.ly/wvc2012