Business Archives and the Rowntree Interwar Management Project Workshop

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Date: Friday 24 May 2019

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

Location: Library Room R01, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE

Event Programme

10.00 – 10.30 Welcome – Coffee/Tea: Introduction to the Workshop

10.30 – 11.00 The Rowntree Lectures and the British Interwar Management Movement – Gareth Shaw, University of Exeter

  • Including a display of MRG Papers by Anna Towlson (Archives and Special Collections Manager, LSE)

11.00 – 11.30 ‘Business as Society’ – Mariri Maclean, University of Bath

11.30 – 13.00 ‘Bringing archives into the open: the use of open platforms to host digital archival content’ – Gary Stringer, Digital Humanities Manager, DH Lab, University of Exeter.

13.00 – 13.45 Lunch - will be provided

13.45 – 14.35 Business Archives as a Research resource: An Archivists perspective

  • Boots UK – Sophie Clapp, Company Archivist
  • Borthwick Institute for Archives, University of York – Dr Sally-Anne Shearn
  • Unilever – Claire Tunstall, Head of Art, Archives and Records Management, “Unilever Archives – an introduction”

14.35 – 14.45 Q&A

14.45 - 15.45 User Interactive Session on the Rowntree Database

15.45 - 16.15 Round up Q&A

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This event is by invitation only, bursaries may be available for eligible Students and Researchers to apply please contact: H.L.Makin@exeter.ac.uk for further details.

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