Speed presentations

Speed presentations

Theme: Innovation in our libraries
Speed presentations are fast-paced and highly visual, with speakers restricted to 20 slides at exactly 20 seconds per slide (six minutes and 40 seconds in total).

A prize will be awarded to the best presentation, as voted for (discreetly) by the conference audience

Wee Windaes:  Showcasing the continuum of the Scots language through the collections at the National Library of Scotland
Alice Heywood, Learning and Outreach Officer, National Library of Scotland

The British Library Research Data Strategy
Rachael Kotarski, Data Services Lead, British Library

Understanding Academics: a UX approach
Michelle Blake, Head of Relationship Management, University of York
Vanya Gallimore, Academic Liaison Team Manager, University of York

“Alexa, do you have any Library skills?”
Stuart Lewis, Head of Digital, National Library of Scotland

Connecting communities: how collaboration between academic organisations can deliver powerful new information systems
Daniel Hook, Managing Director, Digital Science

A Text and Data Mining platform for the University of Edinburgh
Adam Rusbridge, University of Edinburgh

Evolution of a Map Service – successful digitisation and its impact on library services
Laragh Quinney, Maps Reading Room Manager, National Library of Scotland

Machines, IIIF and the Scottish Session Papers
Joseph Marshall, Head of Special Collections and centre for Research Collections, University of Edinburgh