Internet Librarian 2017 Speaker List

Debbie Abilock Rigele Abilock Stephen Abram Kudirat Abiola Adegoke Amy Affelt Francine Alt-Greene Michelle Amores Sean Anderson Patrick Armatis Jaime Barrilleaux Paul Barrows Mary Ellen Bates Anne Behler Tasha Bergson-Michelson Ben Bizzle Erik Boekesteijn Lee Boulie Marshall Breeding Leizel Jackson Case Frank Cervone Eric Chan Mikkel Christoffersen Michael Cianfrani Tod Colegrove Emily Compton-Dzak Deirdre Costello … Continue reading Internet Librarian 2017 Speaker List

Death Match! Apps vs. Browser; Libraries vs. Cultural Institutions; Amazon vs. Libraries; Libraries vs. Robots

Tuesday Evening Session – Tuesday 24 October 19:30 – 21:00 Are libraries in a death match with other cultural or community institutions? With Amazon? With robots? Are apps or the browser the way of the future? Check out these fast and furious debates by experienced librarians, IT pros, thought leaders, and practitioners! Stimulate your thinking and … Continue reading Death Match! Apps vs. Browser; Libraries vs. Cultural Institutions; Amazon vs. Libraries; Libraries vs. Robots

B303: At the Top of Google Search Results

Track B: (International Ballroom East) —  (International Ballroom East) —  Innovation, Insights & Investment – Wednesday 25 October 13:30 – 14:15 What if a local Google search for “the great gatsby” showed a result from your library at the top? Hear about the process and the outcome for several libraries including how one library took the fight to Google and gained … Continue reading B303: At the Top of Google Search Results

E303: Getting the Right Fit & Looking Forward

Track C: (International Ballroom West) —  (Lincoln)  —  Building Blocks for the Future – Wednesday 25 October 13:30 – 14:15 Finding the right staff is one of the biggest challenges for all organizations, including libraries. And long term talent management, succession planning, and skill building are right up there in staffing challenges. This session focuses on sizing up the organization … Continue reading E303: Getting the Right Fit & Looking Forward