Changing Times: Inspiring Libraries Summit
Date: December 6 & 7 2012 (Thursday evening and all day Friday)
Location: Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre
Join international, provincial and local leaders in library innovation and community engagement, exploring why and how you can make your library more exciting, more relevant and more effective for the people that use it.
Keynote speakers: David Lankes, author of Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today’s Complex World and The Atlas of New Librarianship; Ken Roberts, former CEO of Hamilton Public Library and former president, Canadian Library Association; Andrew Petter, SFU President and Vice-Chancellor and leader of the Engaged University initiative.
Co-hosted by the British Columbia Library Association, the iSchool at UBC, and Libraries & Literacy, BC Ministry of Education.
For more information, email Mari Martin, Summit Planning Committee, Libraries and Literacy, BC Ministry of Education, or call toll–free at 1.800.663.7051.