This might be better for the planning list, but I think we do need a broader discussion about our normal approach to working with sponsors. We typically have not had sponsored events, and this has been purposeful in intent (last year was an exception; I don't believe the topic was brought up with the community).
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On Jun 14, 2011, at 8:54 AM, "Anjanette Young" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I've been kicking around ideas with Kyle about sponsorship. I noticed in the
> past that OCLC and DLF had sponsored pre-conference activities. I'd
> appreciate more thoughts on walking the line between maximum exposure for
> sponsors and intrusiveness on conference attendees.
> On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 11:04 AM, Andrew Nagy <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Hi Anj - I just wanted to let you know that Serials Solutions is working
>> a plan to better support the conference. We'd possibly like to sponsor an
>> evening event, we will have more information for you later in the summer.
>> On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 1:14 PM, Anjanette Young <[log in to unmask]
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> University of Washington Libraries
> Box 352900 | Seattle, WA 98195
> Phone: 206.616.2867