Who Should Attend?

This event is right for you if you are a corporate information manager, librarian, R&D professional, pharmaceutical specialist in drug safety and pharmacoviligance, or otherwise involved in acquiring and managing content resources inside the enterprise.
Don’t miss this opportunity to network with your peers and learn more about the future of corporate information and knowledge management.



Peter Derycz

President & CEO,
Reprints Desk, Inc.

As the original founder of both Reprints Desk and Infotrieve, Peter has helped pioneer many document delivery breakthroughs for more than 25 years – from delivery within seconds to article-level, full-text literature access embedded in search tools such as Google Scholar. He currently serves on the International Advisory Board of the San Jose State University School of Information and received a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California at Los Angeles.


Rob Scaysbrook

International Sales Manager,
Eduserv OpenAthens

Robert is Eduserv’s International Sales Manager for the OpenAthens identity and access management service. Mainly supporting channel partners like Reprints Desk and customers in the Higher and Further education sector, Rob has a background in sales & marketing with previous experience working in I.T, Insurance and Retail industries. Outside of work, Rob is a keen photographer and with a degree in Fine Art he enjoys visiting galleries and exhibitions.


James Bennett

Head of Development,
The Copyright Licensing Agency, Ltd.

As Head of Development at the Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA), James is responsible for managing the development of new and existing CLA licences and services, balancing the needs of customers and rightsholders to deliver innovative digital licensing solutions. Before joining CLA, James enjoyed a fifteen-year career in trade publishing, commissioning and writing non-fiction books and subscription products.


Ian Palmer

Chief Sales & Marketing Officer,
Reprints Desk, Inc.

Since joining Reprints Desk in 2008, Ian drives the company's growth through customer happiness, retention and acquisition. Ian has two decades of sales, marketing and communications experience, and most recently managed enterprise marketing at Safari Books Online. Ian is from the Pacific Northwest and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from the University of Washington.


Lenerl Sharp

Licensing Business Development Manager,

Lenerl works with a wide variety of Pharma, Biotech, Chemical and Food companies across Europe. He has 20+ years of experience working with different industries and regions.
Next to partnering with his customers, he’s an internal and external advocate for text and data mining, developing new business models and licensing improvements.


Jim Warrick

Managing Partner,
Beacon Technology Partners

Jim is a founding partner of Beacon Technology Partners, LLC. Throughout his 30+ years of experience, he has developed considerable expertise in application of various quantitative and qualitative market research techniques to help information providers better understand the needs of their customers and prospects. Prior to his experience at Beacon, he was a principal at McLeod-Warrick Research and served as the Director of Research at Reed Business Information.


Tessa Heffernan

Pi2 Solutions Specialist,

Tessa joined ProQuest as a Pi2 Solutions Specialist in April 2015. Previously, Tessa worked for ProQuest as Regional Support Manager, EMEA LA and Team Leader of Global Customer Support. Prior to joining ProQuest, she also worked for other information industry companies such as Thomson Reuters, Dialog, and DataStar. Tessa graduated from University of Brighton with a BA in Information Science and French.


London- Oct 20

The Royal Society
Iconic venue and home to the most distinguished scientists in history

6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG
+44 (0)20 7451 2500


Frankfurt - Oct 22

Villa Kennedy
10th century estate of influential Frankfurt banking family

Kennedyallee 70, 60596 Frankfurt
+49 69 7171 20