35th Annual International Pre-Conference of the Library and Research Services for Parliaments Section

Parliamentary Libraries & Research Services: Supporting Dialogue for Change

When

22 – 23 August 2019

Where

Hellenic Parliament, Parliament Building, Syntagma Square, Athens, Greece

Description

The 2019 IFLAPARL pre-conference will be held at the Hellenic Parliament, Athens, Greece, on the 22nd - 23rd August 2019.

Outline Agenda 

Thursday 22nd August (Day 1)

Morning:

  • Arrive at Parliament Building & go through security (08:30-09:00)
  • Registration (09:00-09:45)
  • Introduction & welcome (10:00-10:30)
  • Presentations from the Hellenic Parliament (11:00-13:30)

Afternoon:

  • 'Family photo' and guided tour of Hellenic Parliament (14:30-16:30)
  • Lightning Talks by IFLAPARL members (16:45-17:45)
  • Day 1 wrap-up (17:45-18:00)

Evening:  Official Dinner (20:00 - 22:00)

Friday 23rd August (Day 2)

Morning:

  • Arrive at Parliament Building & go through security (08:30-09:00)
  • Welcome (09:00-09:20)
  • IFLAPARL Regional Updates (09:20-09:50)
  • Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Update (09:50-10:00)
  • Launch of Parliamentary Research & Library Service Ethics Checklist (10:00-11:00)
  • Workshops (11:30-13:30)
    • Workshop 1a: Guidelines for Parliamentary Libraries
    • Workshop 1b: Influence of the Digital Society on Parliaments
    • Workshop 1c: Change Management
    • Workshop 1d: Science and Innovation in Parliamentary Libraries and Research Services

Afternoon:

  • Workshops (14:30-16:30)
    • Workshop 2a: Guidelines for Parliamentary Libraries
    • Workshop 2b: Influence of the Digital Society on Parliaments
    • Workshop 2c: Change Management
    • Workshop 2d: Science and Innovation in Parliamentary Libraries and Research Services
  • Update on WLIC sessions of interest to members (16:30-17:00)
  • Conclusion and closure of pre-conference (17:00-17:30)

Further information about the pre-conference, including the full programme, can be found here

Satellite Meeting, Library and Research Services for Parliaments, Greece, Pre-conference

Last update: 9 October 2019