Information Technology

News for Week of March 16, 2020

  • 1.  News for Week of March 16, 2020

    Posted 18 days ago

    Early Bird Registration for SLA2020 Extended until May 13, 2020. Register at https://connect.sla.org/ac2020/registration1

    Deadline Extended for Poster Proposals for the All SLA Poster Session at the SLA 2020 Annual Conference. Submission deadline is April 8, 2020 at 11:59 PM ET.  "Accepted poster authors will receive a discounted registration rate of $395 for the conference." Guidelines and submission instructions are available at https://connect.sla.org/ac2020/participate2/posters.

    Travel Awards/Grants

    • Business & Finance Division Travel Awards. B&F is offering four $1500 USD travel awards for its Division's members to use in supporting attendance to the 2020 Special Libraries Association (SLA) Annual Conference on June 6 – 9 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. Application deadline is April 1, 2020. Instructions available at https://tinyurl.com/r6bschp.
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers" Continuing Education Travel Award. This travel stipend of up to $1000 goes towards payment of expenses incurred while attending a Continuing Education or Engineering Division sponsored course offered at the 2020 SLA Annual Conference. Application deadline is April 1, 2020. More information at https://connect.sla.org/engineering/new-item6/new-item4/ieee.
    • Agnes Mattis Travel Awards. The New York Chapter is offering two travel awards to attend the SLA 2020 SLA Conference to its Chapter members. Application guidelines are at https://tinyurl.com/qokza7l. Application deadline for this award is April 10, 2020.
    • Legal Division Travel Grants. The Division is offering travel grants to help defray the cost of attending the Annual Conference & INFO-EXPO to one (1) or more Legal Division members. (Must have been a member for a minimum of 12 months.) Deadline to apply has been extended to May 1, 2020 Go to https://connect.sla.org/legal/new-item4/awards-and-grants for application guidelines.

    Discover Diversity and Inclusion at SLA 2020 Annual Conference. https://tinyurl.com/rvn4co5.



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    Esther Gil
    PR Chair
    SLA – IT Division
    egil@du.edu
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