SLA 2018 Special Events

Listed below are ticketed events scheduled for the SLA 2018 Annual Conference*. Ticketed events include certificate and continuing education courses, receptions, award functions, tours, dinners, unit business meetings, and more. You must register and/or RSVP to attend ticketed events. Details on how to register for ticketed events can be found at the bottom of this page.

*schedule subject to change

Saturday, June 9
KMKS101. Fundamentals of Knowledge Management and Knowledge Services
INTEL-07. Human Source Intelligence
Government Information Division Tour of the Maryland Historical Society's H. Furlong Baldwin Library | 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Taxonomy Division No-Host Dinner | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Sunday, June 10
Library Carpentry: Building Skills for Data Savvy Librarians
Taxonomy 101
EDirect for PubMed: Get the Data You Need
Chemical Information Sources, Requests, and Reference
Introduction to Data Analysis and Visualization with R
KMKS102. The Knowledge Audit: Evaluating Intellectual Capital Use
INTEL-09. Competitive Intelligence Analysis, Intermediate
Business and Finance Division Board Meeting | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Competitive Intelligence Division Business Meeting | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Data Caucus Reception | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Taxonomy Division Board Meeting | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Canadian Reception | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Biomedical & Life Sciences Board Meeting - No Registration Required | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Engineering Division No-Host Dinner with Aerospace & ABCD Sections | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Physics-Astronomy-Math Division No-Host Dinner | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Academic Division No-Host Dinner | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Chemistry Division No-Host Dinner | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Government Information Division No-Host Dinner | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Fellows Dinner | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Legal Division Reception | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Transportation Division No-Host Dinner | 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday, June 11
Engineering Division Business Meeting with Aerospace & ABCD Sections | 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Leadership and Management Breakfast Book Club: Exploring Critical Issues in Information Management | 7:15 AM - 8:45 AM
Military Libraries Division Board Meeting | 7:15 AM - 8:45 AM
Competitive Intelligence Division Fellows Breakfast | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Resources Division Business Meeting | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Business & Finance Division College and Universities Business Libraries (CUBL) Breakfast | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Business & Finance Division Corporate Information Centers (CIC) Section Breakfast | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Academic Division Board Meeting | 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Bloomberg Law Legal Division Breakfast & Business Meeting | 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Student and New Professionals Advisory Council Breakfast | 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Student and New Professionals Advisory Council SLA Bootcamp: Tips and Tricks for Making the Most of SLA Conference Experience | 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Academic Division New Member Welcome & Reception | 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Western States Chapters Reception | 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Europe Chapter International Reception | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Leadership and Management Division Reception | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
All Sciences and Engineering Poster Session & Awards Reception | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Competitive Intelligence Division's Cocktails and Cupcakes at the National Aquarium | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Physics-Astronomy-Math Open House Reception | 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Joint Division Reception (Social Science and Humanities Division) | 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
IT Dance Party | 9:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday, June 12
Pharmaceutical & Health Technology Division Breakfast & Board Meeting | 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Government Transportation Research Information Committee Annual Business Meeting | 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Military Libraries Division Networking Breakfast | 7:15 AM - 8:45 AM
Encore Caucus Business Meeting | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Issues Caucus Business Meeting | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Insurance & Employee Benefits Division Business Meeting | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Solo Librarians Division Board & Business Meeting | 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Business & Finance Division Advertising & Marketing Section Roundtable | 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Social Sciences and Humanities Division's Guided Tour of the American Visionary Art Museum | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Asia Chapter Board Meeting, Awards Ceremony & Panel Discussion | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Military Libraries Division Business Meeting & Luncheon | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Business & Finance Division Poster Session | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Fellows Business Meeting | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Biomedical & Life Sciences Division Vendor Relations Lunch | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Business & Finance Division Annual Business Meeting & Luncheon | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
SLA Annual Business Meeting | 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Information Technology Division Business Meeting | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
East Coast Chapters Reception | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Taxonomy Division Business Meeting & Open House | 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Baltimore Orioles Game with the Baseball Caucus | 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Business & Finance Division Reception & Awards Ceremony | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Solo Librarians Division No-Host Dinner | 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday, June 13
Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Resources Division Board Meeting | 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Leadership and Management Content Buying Section Breakfast - Technology and Innovation | 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Military Libraries Division Networking Breakfast | 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Transportation Division Business Meeting | 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Physics-Astronomy-Math Division Business Meeting - No Registration Required | 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Business & Finance Advertising & Marketing Section’s Annual Roundtable Discussion | 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Military Libraries Division Reception – The After Party | 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Biomedical & Life Sciences Division's Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Baltimore's National Aquarium | 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Issues Caucus No-Host Dinner | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, June 14
Military Libraries Division's Historical Tour of the U.S. Naval Academy and Nimitz Library | 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Physics-Astronomy-Math Division Tour of Oriole Park at Camden Yards | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Here’s how to register for ticketed events:

Registered for the conference already?
Great, we can’t wait to see you in Baltimore!

  1. Visit this page to add ticketed events to your existing conference registration.
  2. Log in with your Last Name and your Email Address.
  3. Select “Modify My Registration”
  4. Go to the Sessions/Merchandise section and select “Modify”
  5. Select your desired ticketed events
  6. Select “Update”

Not registered for the conference yet?

  • .@SLAhq wouldn’t be the vibrant organization it is without our hundreds of volunteers. THANK YOU.… https://t.co/GgUxpvpYT1
  • Thanks, @kismith! We hope to see you there! More info about #SLA2018 ihere: https://t.co/oIQtqD4FKT #infopros… https://t.co/GF4GhlPAzZ
  • Who won FREE @SLAhp membership for THREE years? Watch this video to find out! And the Winners Are ...… https://t.co/AR6rEXCsvM
  • Did You Know ... ? The SLA Board of Directors meets monthly & strategizes the growth and development of SLA and its… https://t.co/0KClCYj4Lo
  • What skills overlap between successful #infopros and #journalists? Turns out, quite a few. https://t.co/MwILYNzimr
©2018 Special Libraries Association. All Rights Reserved