Information Conference 2018 resources

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Information Conference 2018 resources

Conference programme

Workshop descriptions

Keynote presentations

Introduction and welcome: Future-proofing careers information professionals

David Winter, AGCAS Director of Learning and Head of Research and Organisational Development at The Careers Group

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Keynote: We are the problem solvers and fixers: how can we identify, understand and enhance the professional development of HE careers information professionals?

Laura Brammar, Senior Careers Consultant and Rosalind Kemp, Information Officer responsible for Digital Content, The Careers Group, University of London

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Keynote: Measuring Graduate Outcomes: recent developments and their impact on information services

Naomi Oosman-Watts, AGCAS Graduate Outcomes Director, Assistant Director (Career Management) Newcastle University

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Conference presentations

A1: Work for your water bottle!

Presenters: Becka Colley and Debby Murray, Careers Advisers, Edge Hill University

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A2: Measuring the impact of information

Presenters: Barrie Grey, Head of Careers and Employability, Bath Spa University and David Heard, Director, Abintegro

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A3: The power of data: reports and dashboards that make an impact

Presenter: Brenda Welch, Information Manager, Careers Service, City, University of London

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B1: Essential GDPR for information professionals

Presenter: Fiona Cobb, Careers Registration and Research Project Coordinator, The Careers Group, University of London

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B2: Transitioning university information skills into the workplace

Presenters: Dr Sophia Donaldson, Careers Consultant and Dr Charles Inskip, Senior lecturer, Programme Director, University College London (UCL)

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B3: Story telling with video – using video to enhance career support

Presenters: Amy Townsend, Careers Consultant, City, University of London, The Careers Group and Trevor Bibic, Freelance Learning and Development Consultant

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C1: Zero budget student engagement – what works

Presenter: Simeon Smith, Work Placement and Employability Coordinator, Swansea University

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C2: Quality Matters (The AGCAS Membership Quality Standard) 

Presenter: Sam Rhodes, Head of Careers Service, University of Brighton

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C3: The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the future of careers information

Presenter: Steven Mowforth, Professional Development Consultant (Teaching and Learning), Coventry University

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