Ms Vanessa Proudman
Vanessa has been an information manager for 20 years and has both driven and followed international digital library developments beyond a 10-year period. She has worked with university libraries, foundations and research institutions from more than 10 countries on e-research support service development, digitisation, open access and cultural heritage. She brings in her experience to her consultancy Proud2Know. Her focus is on driving innovation in academic libraries, following and meeting the changing needs of the academic community. She thrives on turning ideas into concrete results by connecting with people, using strong organisational and analytical skills, and creativity.