CPDWL Satellite Meetings

The IFLA Section for CPDWL often hosts a satellite meeting prior to the World Library and Information Congress. The proceedings from these satellite meetings are available in either print or online formats.

20-21 August 2019, Zagreb, Croatia

CPDWL Satellite Meeting 2019

Theme:  Librarians and information professionals as (pro)motors of change: immersing, including and initiating digital transformation for smart societies

Conference website

Call for Papers (now closed)

Keynote speakers

  • Dr Philip Schreur, Associate University Librarian for Technical and Access Services, Stanford University
  • Dr Mario Hibert, Associate Professor, Dept of Comparative Literature and Librarianship, University of Sarajevo
  • Dr Tatjana Aparac Jelušić, retired Professor of Information Sciences, University of Zadar.

IFLA satellite meetings

August 2015, Milnerton, South Africa

Taking charge of your LIS Career: Personal strategies, institutional programs, strong libraries

Conference website

August 2012, Tampere, Finland (joint satellite meeting with the section for Information Literacy)

The road to information literacy: Librarians as facilitators of learning

Conference website

August 2009, Bologna, Italy (joint satellite meeting with the New Professionals Discussion Group)

Moving in, moving up and moving on: Strategies for regenerating the library and information profession

Conference programme

August 2007, Johannesburg, South Africa

Continuing professional development: Pathways to leadership in the library and information world

August 2004, Oslo, Norway

Continuing professional development - Preparing for new roles in libraries: a voyage of discovery

August 2002, Aberdeen, Scotland

Continuing professional education for the information society

Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning

Last update: 13 March 2019