Leeds Beckett University, 25-27 March 2024

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Conference Committee

Our committee have a vast range of experience in information literacy and work hard each year to deliver an excellent conference for all those attending.

Claire Packham (she/her) – LILAC Chair 
(City, University of London)

Sam Aston (she/her) – LILAC Deputy Chair & Programme Manager
(The University of Manchester)

Martina Xenia Baldi (she/her) - Website & Brand Manager
(City, University of London)

Elizabeth Brookbank (she/her) - Sponsorship Development
(Western Oregon University)

Mark Burgess 

Mark Burgess (he/him) - Finance & Bookings Manager
(Manchester Metropolitan University)

Emma Cawley

Emma Cawley (she/her) - Marketing & Insights Manager

Emma Etteridge (she/her) – Project Manager
(University of Cambridge)

Jess Haigh (she/her) – Programme Support Officer
(Leeds Beckett University)

Helen Howard (she/her) & Maria Simões (she/her) – Local Representatives
(Leeds Beckett University)

Jonas Herriot (he/him) - CILIP Information Literacy Group & LILAC Treasurer
(Henley Business School, University of Reading)

Heather Lincoln

Heather Lincoln (she/her) – External Relationships Manager
(Imperial College London)

Chris Thorpe (he/him) – Venue Coordinator
(City, University of London)

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 Ella Wharton (she/her) – Information Literacy Group
(University of Nottingham)


Present @ LILAC

LILAC is great opportunity for our fellow professionals to present their ideas, share best practice and show case new thinking in our sector. If you have an idea then we'd love to hear about it. We have many options for the types of sessions you might run from a symposium to a workshop. Visit our Call for Presentations page to find out how to apply.

Book your place

Places at this year's conference are likely to be in demand more than ever before. Each year our conference grows increasingly popular and this year promises to be no different. Don't miss out and book your place now for this year's conference.
We look forward to seeing you there!

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Leeds Beckett University, 25-27 March 2024

Leeds Beckett University, 25-27 March 2024