34th Annual International Pre-Conference of the Library and Research Services for Parliaments Section

Transforming parliamentary libraries and research services to meet changing clients’ needs

When

24 August 2018

Where

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Description

2018 Pre-Conference Details & Agenda

The 2018 IFLAPARL pre-conference will be held in the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on 24th August 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (the same venue as for 84th IFLA World Library and Information Congress (WLIC). 

Outline Agenda as at 14th August

11:10 – 11:45       Introduction & News from the Section

11:45 – 12:30      Presentation from Malaysian Parliament:

"Strengthening Parliamentary Research & Library Services in an Interconnected World: The Malaysian Experience"

12:30 – 13:45       Lunch

13:45 – 15:15       Workshop (1):-

                               Parliamentary Research & Library Service Ethics

                               Presentation – Iain Watt

                               Followed by workshop session

15:15 – 15:30       Break

15:30 – 16:15       Workshop (2): Client Needs

                               Presentation – Steve Wise

                               Followed by workshop session

16:15 – 16:25       Concluding remarks

16:25 - 16:30       Address by Donna Scheeder, IFLA Past President

16:30 – 17:30       Standing Committee Meeting (1) – all welcome

Evening                 IFLA Caucus Meetings

                               (see WLIC Programme for details)

Please read the attached agenda for further details or contact Steve Wise at iflaparl.chair@gmail.com.

Satellite Meeting, Library and Research Services for Parliaments

Last update: 14 August 2018