2 - 3 July 2013, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL

Umbrella 2013 Conference and Exhibition

Umbrella 2013 Conference Discover. Connect. Achieve. 2-3 July, Manchester

Discover. Connect. Achieve.

Don't miss the Library and Information Professionals event of the year

Make sure you guarantee your place at Umbrella 2013 and book your place today.  Hundreds of delegates have already registered. Have you?

2013 welcomes a new venue, a line-up of big name keynote speakers, topical debate sessions and the Umbrella Unconference.


The main plenary programme will sit alongside a variety of breakout focus and spotlight sessions, delivered by industry experts, covering the four main conference themes. The four key themes are:

Future Skills and Future Roles - What society will need of the profession

Information to best support society: Information and digital literacy in education, work, health and leisure

Beyond Information Matters: Pushing the frontiers of Knowledge and Information Management

• Partnerships for progress: Community engagement reaching our communities at organisational, local, regional, national and international

As well as the cutting edge programme delegates can join us at the conference drinks reception as well as the conference dinner, both being held at the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) where CILIP has exclusive access. There will also be the opportunity to meet 50 leading LIS companies at the Umbrella exhibition. So if you're going to attend one event this year make sure it's Umbrella 2013.



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