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SoCal/SD Professional Development Day - Friday, 11/6

  • 1.  SoCal/SD Professional Development Day - Friday, 11/6

    Posted 16 days ago

    Registration is now open!

    Please join SLA's Southern California and San Diego Communities in an interactive day of professional development and online community. This event is free and open to SLA members, all LIS students, and Southern California area information professionals.

    "Navigating an Ocean of Uncertainty" 

    Friday, November 6th, 2020

    9 am - 2 pm Pacific Time

    Bring a friend, make a friend, and join our community as we navigate these times together. 
    *And enjoy lunch on us! The first 30 SLA members to register will receive $20 towards a meal-delivery service.

    Event Details:

    This event will take place on the Remo platform, which is designed to facilitate small group conversation and networking. A link to access the event will be sent to registrants a few days prior to the event date.

    A detailed schedule is still being finalized, and will look something like this:
    • 8:30 - 9:00 am Social/Tech Time: Arrive early to get set up and familiarize yourself with the platform
    • 9:00 - 10:00 am Opening & Current Events: Guided discussion around current events in our society
    • 10:00 - 11:00 am Panel Conversation: Gaining skills and finding a job in today's students environment
    • 11:00 - 12:00 pm Chat & Chew: A fun lunchtime game time
    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm Lightning Talks: Learn about software tools that can make your life easier
    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm SLA Conference Recap: A guided discussion about the SLA Annual Conference (thoughts, opinions, closing perspectives)
    We hope you'll join us for this exciting event!  

    JonLuc Christensen, MLIS, DAM
    President-Elect: SLA Southern California Chapter
    NASA/Caltech Jet Propulsion Laboratory

  • 2.  RE: SoCal/SD Professional Development Day - Friday, 11/6

    Posted 8 days ago
    Just In: Naomi House, CEO of INALJ, will be speaking at this event for the student-focused session. She will be joined by Denisse Solis, a recent LIS graduate now working at the University of Denver. 
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    Jamie Lin

  • 3.  RE: SoCal/SD Professional Development Day - Friday, 11/6

    Posted 7 days ago
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