Focus on Spotlight Sessions at SLA 2013
Have you finalized your SLA 2013 conference schedule? Will you be attending any Spotlight Sessions? We hope so! Continue reading for Tuesday’s highlights. You can also find out about the Sunday and Monday Spotlight Sessions in previous posts.
Tuesday Spotlight Sessions:
Practitioner Picks: Best CI Techniques in Legal, Science, and Finance (7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.) — CI practitioners from three industries will share the top tool or technique they use to gather and analyze information or report intelligence to their clients. Learn how unique approaches suit different industries, whether they are advanced methods, case studies or best practices. Sponsored by LexisNexis. More information.
Researching Emerging Issues: Climate Change Through a Kaleidoscope (10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.) — The speakers will address how they, in their varying fields of research, approach this seemingly common topic in different ways. They will explore techniques and resources that aid in researching the changing emerging issue of climate change, and draw out common approaches for tackling similarly complex emerging research challenges. Sponsored by EBSCO, Nature Publishing Group, Wiley, and Bloomberg Law/Bloomberg BNA. More information.
Collecting Dangerously: The Hows and Whys of Controversial Collections (2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.) — We are often charged with the duty to cover subjects from every possible angle, even if they’re controversial. Each of these collections is important for research purposes, but the politics behind developing them can get very hairy indeed. More information.
See you in San Diego!