LIS Education in Developing Countries Satellite Meeting

Towards Harmonization of LIS Education in Developing Countries: Strategy and Leadership

When

12 August 2015

Where

Madiba Circle Upper Campus, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, Cape Town.

Description

Programme

See the final programme for details 

About

The LIS Education for Developing Countries Satellite Meeting in Cape Town on 12 August is the 4th event of its kind and will be organized at the University of Cape Town in Cape Town, South Africa

Main objectives

  • Development of LIS Education in Developing Countries
  • Strengthening collaboration and networking among LIS Education in developing countries
  • Developing strategies and leaders of LIS education in developing countries

Main focus

  • LIS education program development
  • The state of LIS education in Africa, Asia Oceania, and Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Developing Standards for LIS education in developing countries
  • Course content
  • Levels of education
  • Networking

Registration

Registration is free. All interested participants must register in advance.

Please register by 30 June 2015:

Location

  • Shuttle bus to the university:
    Bus departure at 7:30 am from the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC).
  • Address of the meeting place:
    West stop, Madiba Circle, Upper Campus, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, Cape Town.  (Follow the sign)

Contact

Further information, please contact:

Ismail H. Abdullahi
Email iabdullahi@nccu.edu

Felipe Martinez
Email felipe@unam.mx

Satellite Meeting, LIS Education in Developing Countries, South Africa

Last update: 15 February 2016