We are excited to announce our latest confirmation for Web 2.U 2014 – Connie Crosby will be our opening keynote speaker! She will be presenting an intriguingly-titled talk: “Building a Career in the Brave New World of Work“.
A law librarian in a former life, Connie is principal of Crosby Group Consulting and is a Toronto-based consultant who specializes in knowledge management, information management, social media and library management.
A speaker, teacher, blogger and author, Connie currently serves as Vice President/President-Elect of the Canadian Association of Law Libraries. She co-teaches the online Social Media Engagement Certificate with Daniel Lee through University of Toronto’s iSchool Institute. She was winner of the iSchool Institute’s 2010-2011 Award for Outstanding Teaching.
Connie is a core contributor to the popular law blog Slaw.ca, is author of the 2010 book Effective Blogging for Libraries from Neal-Schuman Publishing, and blogs at conniecrosby.blogspot.ca. She is also co-organizer of the meetup group Knowledge Workers Toronto, which has monthly speakers on knowledge management-related topics.