Events Calendar

Discover opportunities to engage and connect with the global library field!

September 2021
03 September

U20 Summit

Location: Rome-Milan, Italy

IFLA will be attending this event as an observer and representing the Culture2030Goal network.

From: Powering Sustainable Development
08 September
09 September
11 September

UCLG Culture Summit 2021 – Izmir

Location: İzmir, Turkey

IFLA Secretary General Gerald Leitner will participate in sessions focused on the place of culture in Voluntary Local Reviews and the Culture2030Goal campaign.

From: Powering Sustainable Development
10 September

SSLS Standing Committee Business Meeting II

Location: Zoom

We are pleased to invite you to the Social Science Libraries Section Standing Committee Business Meeting II. Observers are welcome to attend!

From: Social Science Libraries Section
21 September
22 September

2nd Memory of the World Global Policy Forum

Location: Paris, France

IFLA will share insight on its activities relating to disaster risk reduction for sustainable preservation of documentary heritage in the upcoming 2nd Memory of the World Global Policy Forum.

From: Promoting and safeguarding culture and heritage
22 September
23 September
23 September
24 September

38th Librarianship Panel in Santa Catarina (Associação Catarinense de Bibliotecários)

Location: Online

IFLA President Barbara Lison and IFLA President-elect Antonia Arahova will take part in a panel discussion on "2030 Agenda: Libraries today and what do we want for tomorrow?"

Localising the Sustainable Development Goals through Baltic museums and libraries

Location: Online

IFLA President Barbara Lison will deliver a keynote at this conference focused on the role of libraries and museums in contributing to delivering the Sustainable Development Goals in the Baltic States and beyond.

From: Powering Sustainable Development
23 September
26 September

Chinese Library Annual Conference

Location: Hefei, China

IFLA's Secretary-General Gerald Leitner will deliver a message of welcome at the opening of the Chinese Library Annual Conference.

From: Promoting and safeguarding culture and heritage
27 September
30 September
30 September

75th anniversary of the Austrian Library Association (VÖB)

Location: Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria and online

IFLA President Barbara Lison will give a greeting speech on behalf of IFLA at the 75th anniversary of Austrian Library Association (Vereinigung österreichischer Bibliothekarinnen und Bibliothekare [VÖB]).