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Annual Conference 2017: Strategies for Success

The CILIP in Scotland Annual Conference 2017 ‘Strategies for Success’ takes place in the Apex Hotel, Dundee on 5th and 6th June.

Liz McGettigan, CILIPS President, will host two days of thought provoking presentations, discussion and engagement with Scotland’s library and information community.

CILIPS will also host a CILIP Employer Engagement Breakfast and there will be a supplier exhibition across both days.

Keynote speakers for 2017 are:

  • Miguel Figueroa, Director of the American Library Association Center for the Future of Libraries;
  • Val McDermid, award winning author and library advocate;
  • Jane Secker, Copyright and Digital Literacy Advisor at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Chris Morrison, Copyright and Licensing Compliance Officer, University of Kent
  • Nick Poole, Chief Executive of CILIP

You can view a more detailed programme here and it features:

  • Trends and signals for the library of the future
  • Securing the future: Where next for our community in 2018 and beyond
  • Copyright – ‘copyright literacy’ and updates on the legislative landscape
  • Fake News and Alternative Facts – The challenge for information professionals
  • UX- Exploring user experience in libraries
  • New developments in accreditation – Open Badges
  • Re-imagining the library as a learning destination
  • Celtic Connections –  Linen Hall Library, Belfast – Custodian of Ireland’s local and national history
  • Information literacy for health
  • Scotland welcomes refugees – research into resettlement and social inclusion
  • Overcoming disability and barriers: Using assistive Technologies in libraries

Book your place: https://cilips.formstack.com/forms/cilipsconference2017

REGISTRATION FEES

We’re delighted to announce that all delegate rates and exhibitor rates are VAT free for 2017.

EARLY BIRD RATES

For bookings received by Friday 21st April

All Inclusive package

  • All conference sessions – 5thand 6th June
  • Accommodation on 5th June (Dundee Apex Hotel, single room, B & B)
  • Lunch and refreshment breaks
  • Conference Dinner and drinks reception

CILIP Personal Member – £320

CILIP Organisational Member – £340

Non-member – £495

Day Delegate 5th or 6th June (including lunch and refreshments)

CILIP Personal member – £80

Non member – £150

Students, unwaged, and pay your own way (20 available) – £50

 

STANDARD RATES

For bookings received after Friday 21st April

All Inclusive package

CILIP Personal Member – £420

CILIP Organisational Member – £440

Non-member – £495

Day Delegate 5th or 6th June (including lunch and refreshments)

CILIP Personal member – £100

Non member – £150

Students, unwaged, and pay your own way (20 available) – £50

 

Conference dinner

Conference dinner, including table wine and  drinks reception – £70

 

Additional night(s) B & B at Apex Hotel

Single room – £105

 

Bookings close 12th May

Suppliers interested in exhibiting should follow the link below for more information.

 

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