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Saturday, July 14
 

6:00pm CDT

Fellows Dinner

Off-site


Saturday July 14, 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm CDT
TBA

6:00pm CDT

PAM Early-Bird Dinner

Please meet at the restaurant for this member-paid event. Contact Jill Postma at (708.539.8612) if you have any questions.


Saturday July 14, 2012 6:00pm - 9:00pm CDT
Blackie's 755 South Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60605

6:30pm CDT

Taxonomy Division No-Host Dinner

Interested in taxonomies? Join us for a no-host dinner with others working in the field. We'll meet for drinks at 6:30 with dinner to follow. This session is open to all; but RSVP to Janice Keeler at janice.keeler@nera.com is required. Please RSVP before July 11th at 5pm
Out-of-town members: Please include your hotel information if you would like to coordinate rides with other members.


Saturday July 14, 2012 6:30pm - 8:30pm CDT
Pegasus Restaurant and Taverna 130 South Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661

6:30pm CDT

Transportation Division No-Host Dinner

Get your conference off to a great start by meeting and networking with your colleagues over dinner. 

Details: Cash is required since there are no separate checks. Meet at 6:15 in the Essex Inn lobby to walk together.


Saturday July 14, 2012 6:30pm - 8:30pm CDT
Zapatista 1307 S. Wabash Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

7:00pm CDT

DCHE No-Host Dinner

Join the Chemistry Division for a no-host dinner at an exciting local restaurant.


Saturday July 14, 2012 7:00pm - 9:00pm CDT
TBA

7:00pm CDT

DFAN No-Host Dinner

FAN members old and new will meet at Flo and Santo's for cocktails and dinner to reconnect before the conference gets under way. The restaurant is located in the South Loop neighborhood.

Please RSVP to Pat Alpine by July 6th.


Saturday July 14, 2012 7:00pm - 9:00pm CDT
Flo and Santo's 1310 S. Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
 
Sunday, July 15
 

11:00am CDT

PAM Newcomers Lunch

Please meet at the restaurant for this event. Please contact Ruth Kneale at 520.471.1319 with any questions.


Sunday July 15, 2012 11:00am - 1:00pm CDT
Russian Tea Time 77 E. Adams Street, Chicago, IL 60603

11:30am CDT

Sci-Tech Newcomers Lunch

Lunch for those who are new to the division or first-time conference attendees. Meet each other and the Sci-Tech Division leadership. RSVP to Sarah Oelker at soelker@mtholyoke.edu by  6 July 2012.

 


Sunday July 15, 2012 11:30am - 1:00pm CDT
TBA

12:00pm CDT

DBIO Vendor Relations Lunch

Learn about the latest products and developments from four companies selected for their forward-thinking products in the areas of biomedical, life and natural sciences. Lunch will be provided at no charge to attendees.

MODERATING:
Janet Weiss, Daiichi Sankyo Pharma Development

SPEAKING:
Paul Cappuzzello, OCLC; Moshe Pritsker, JoVE; Sara Rouhi, ACS Publications; Mary Vasica, Elsevier

PRESENTATION HANDOUTS: 
http://www.sla.org/pdfs/sla2012/DBIOVendorRelationsLunchMoshePritsker.pdf


Sunday July 15, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E267

12:00pm CDT

DCHE Newcomers Lunch

Invitation only event. This Lunch Event is for new members of the Chemistry Division or MRM Section. New members can find out more about our activities and how to get involved.


Sunday July 15, 2012 12:00pm - 2:00pm CDT
TBA
 
Monday, July 16
 

7:30am CDT

Military Libraries Division Monday Networking Breakfast

Opportunity for attendees to share experiences, collaborate, and make new contacts at the beginning of the conference day.


Monday July 16, 2012 7:30am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room S401D

8:00am CDT

IEBD Monday Networking Breakfast

Technologies in Insurance & Employee Benefits libraries. Join us for breakfast and a lively discussion on the technologies being used by your colleagues for information services. 

MODERATING: 
Margaret Hauler, The Institutes


Monday July 16, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E259

6:00pm CDT

Education Division No-Host Dinner

Dinner at a local restaurant.


Monday July 16, 2012 6:00pm - 8:00pm CDT
Pazzo’s Cucina Italiana 23 East Jackson Chicago, IL 60604
 
Tuesday, July 17
 

8:00am CDT

College and University Business Libraries Section Breakfast

PRICE: $20.00 Member/ $20.00 Student Member/ $20.00 Non-Member

Academic libraries are being challenged to find new, more efficient ways to approach almost every aspect of their work. Some libraries are implementing changes--occasionally major ones--to incorporate agile practices into their operations and to make agility part of their culture. Librarians who have contributed to such changes within their organizations can offer valuable insights to the rest of us. Please join us to learn from the experiences of our presenters as they discuss "Transforming the 21st Century Academic Business Library," "Action-Based Learning Means Action-Based Reference at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business," and "Insights from a Business Library Re-organization.

MODERATING: 
Carissa Holler Phillips, University of Illinois at Urbana

SPEAKING: 
Alex Caracuzzo, MIT Libraries; Tomalee Doan, Purdue University; Hal Kirkwood, Purdue University; Celia Ross, University of Michigan Ross School of Business; Nathan Rupp, University of Michigan


Tuesday July 17, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E271B

8:00am CDT

Corporate Information Centers Section Breakfast

PRICE: $20.00 Member/ $20.00 Student Member/ $20.00 Non-Member

Nalco recently upgraded its knowledge management environment to incorporate enterprise search and integrated a social layer.  The methodology used to manage the project was SCRUM, a form of Agile.  This presentation, "Building a Knowledge Environment Utilizing Agile Methodology,"  will discuss Nalco’s approach and the application of Agile in the process to develop and implement a world class knowledge system designed to be utilized in 150 countries around the globe and by its 12,500 employees. 

MODERATING: 
Marcella Dulka, Nalco  

SPEAKING: 
Daniel Flynn, Nalco 


Tuesday July 17, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E255

8:00am CDT

Financial Services Section Breakfast

PRICE: $20.00 Member/ $20.00 Student Member/ $20.00 Non-Member

The Intellectual Property Exchange International, the world’s first financial exchange focusing on intellectual property rights, plans to begin issuing the first unit license rights contracts in 2012. The Chicago-based exchange will allow intellectual property to be licensed more efficiently and with more transparency.  Unit license right™ (ULR) contracts allow patent owners to license select technology in a non-discriminatory manner via standard form licenses on publicly disclosed terms. Each ULR contract purchased will give the buyer the right to use an agreed-upon unit of intellectual property--for example, the right to make and/or sell up to an established quantity of products covered by the patents.  Gerard J. Pannekoek, president and CEO of the Exchange, will discuss the organization’s activities and answer questions from attendees.

MODERATING: 
Rita Ormsby, Baruch College CUNY 

SPEAKING: 
Gerard J. Pannekoek, Intellectual Property Exchange International


Tuesday July 17, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room S402A

8:00am CDT

IEBD Tuesday Networking Breakfast

“Research Clients Behaving Badly: Tales of Dilemmas and How They Were Resolved.” A C-suite executive asks you to use work time to conduct research supporting his hobby as a novelist. A research client makes claims that are the opposite of what your research actually found. Another client, a rising executive, takes credit for your research work and ideas. What would you do in these situations?  In the first part of this session, we’ll share some true stories of dilemmas faced by corporate information professionals and explain how they were successfully resolved. (Names, places and dates will be changed to protect the guilty.)  Next, audience members will be invited to participate by sharing their own true tales of clients or other stakeholders behaving badly and describing how each situation was handled. Join us to laugh, commiserate, learn from the experiences of your colleagues, and maybe share a story of your own.

SPEAKING:
Kathleen Fischer, Northwestern Mutual


Tuesday July 17, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E263

8:00am CDT

Military Libraries Division Tuesday Networking Breakfast

Opportunity for attendees to share experiences, collaborate, and make new contacts at the beginning of the conference day.


Tuesday July 17, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room S401D

8:00am CDT

PAM Vendor Update and Networking Breakfast

Publishers and vendors, especially in physics, astronomy, and mathematics, will present on agility in changing times.

MODERATING:
Julie Arendt, Southern Illinois University; Kim Hukill, American Institute of Physics Niels Bohr Library and Archives

SPEAKING:
John Haynes, AIP; David Marshall, SIAM; Eric Pepper, SPIE; Olaf Ernst, IOP Publishing


Tuesday July 17, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room S401A

7:00pm CDT

Competitive Intelligence Division No-Host Dinner

Please join the Competitive Intelligence Division for a fine dining experience at a unique restaurant in downtown Chicago. 

Meet in the lobby of the Chicago Hilton at 7:00 p.m. under the Got CI sign!


Tuesday July 17, 2012 7:00pm - 10:00pm CDT
TBA
 
Wednesday, July 18
 

8:00am CDT

Military Libraries Division Wednesday Networking Breakfast

Opportunity for attendees to share experiences, collaborate, and make new contacts at the beginning of the conference day.


Wednesday July 18, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room S401D