Tuesday, July 26, 2005

FOI: How are we doing?

FOI: How are we doing?
Implications for e-information and the information professional

Wednesday, 23rd November, 2005, 9.45 - 16.30

The John Rylands University Library, University of Manchester

Topics to be covered include:

* Summary of progress to date
* Examples of best practice
* E-information practice - using disclosure logs
* E-information opportunities - using FOI as a research tool
* The role of the information professional - a lost opportunity?
* Looking ahead - new initiatives for the future

Course Presenters

Steve Wood is a Senior lecturer in Information Management at Liverpool John Moores University. He lectures and researches on FOI and e-business areas. He is editor of the popular website Freedom of Information Act Blog and founding editor of "Open Government: a journal on freedom of information". Other speakers include Tim Turner, FOI Officer, Wigan Council and Guy Daines, Policy Advisor at CILIP.

See more and booking at: UKeIG

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