Conferences

Current conference

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2019

World Library and Information Congress: 85th General Conference and Assembly
24-30 August 2019, Athens, Greece.

  • Active and interactive learning and development strategies to extend LIS practice: the need for new skills to meet the challenges of our world. Joint session with the Evidence for Global and Disaster Health (E4GDH) SIG.
    Call for Papers [PDF]:  due 15 March 2019   *extended to 24 March 2019
    Call for Papers [WLIC website]: due 15 March 2019   *extended to 24 March 2019

     
  • Navigating your own professional development: Effective use of the 2016 IFLA Guidelines for Continuing Professional Development.
    Call for Papers [PDF]: due 15 March 2019
    Call for Papers [WLIC wesbite]: due 15 March 2019

     
  • Change literacy: digital, collaborative creative. A knowledge café in collaboration with the sections for Knowledge Management and Library and Research Services for Parliaments.

Past Conferences

2018

World Library and Information Congress: 84th General Conference and Assembly
24-30 August 2018, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2017

World Library and Information Congress: 83rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly
19–25 August 2017, Wrocław, Poland.

2016

World Library and Information Congress: 82nd IFLA General Conference and Assembly
August 13-19, Columbus, Ohio, USA.

2015

World Library and Information Congress: 81st IFLA General Conference and Assembly
August 17-23, Cape Town, South Africa.

2014

World Library and Information Congress: 80th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, 16-22 August 2014, Lyon, France.

2013

World Library and Information Congress: 79th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, 17-23 August 2013, Singapore.

  • Sunday 18 August: Session 83 Building a learning and knowledge sharing organization. Joint session with sections for Knowledge Management and Information Technology.
  • Monday 19 August: Session 100 Libraries as learning organizations: how to nurture growth in our staff and communities. Joint session with the section for Education and Training.
  • Wednesday 21 August: Session 176 Taking charge of your career: A workshop.
  • Thursday 22 August: Session 210 New librarian global connection: Best practices, models and recommendations. Joint session with the New Professionals Special Interest Group. 

2012

World Library and Information Congress: 78th IFLA General Conference and Assembly: 11-17 August 2012, Helsinki, Finland.

  • Wednesday 15 August: Session 162 Libraries and librarians as forces for transformative change: Continuing education the fuel.

2011

World Library and Information Congress: 77th IFLA General Conference and Assembly: 13-18 August 2011, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

2010

World Library and Information Congress: 76th IFLA General Conference and Assembly: 10-15 August 2010, Gothenburg, Sweden.

2009

World Library and Information Congress: 75th IFLA General Conference and Assembly: 23-27 August 2009, Milan, Italy.

Conference Reports:

Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning, Conferences

Letzte Aktualisierung: 13 März 2019