The Library Services Staff Conference will be hosted by Martin Moyle (Director of Services) and June Hedges (Head of Liaison and Support Services)
This year’s Welcome Address will be delivered by the Pro-Vice Provost of UCL Library Services and UCL Office for Open Science & Scholarship, Dr Paul Ayris.
Prof Geraint Rees is Vice Provost (Research, Innovation and Global Engagement), responsible for providing vision and academic leadership for UCL’s world-leading research, knowledge exchange and global engagement across an outstanding comprehensive university, maximising UCL’s collective impact on the world. Previously he served as Pro-Provost (Academic Planning) from 2021-22, leading the development and consultation for the UCL Strategic Plan 2022-2027; and was Dean of the UCL Faculty of Life Sciences from 2014 to 2022. With a professional background as a neurologist and neuroscientist, his research seeks to understand the neural basis of human cognition and uses machine learning to develop novel solutions to global healthcare challenges. He has published over 300 research papers that have been cited over 42,000 times, and was elected a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences in 2010.
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