Internet Librarian 2017 Speaker List

Debbie Abilock Rigele Abilock Stephen Abram Kudirat Abiola Adegoke Amy Affelt Francine Alt-Greene Sean Anderson Robert Anstett Patrick Armatis Jennifer Baker Jaime Barrilleaux Paul Barrows Mary Ellen Bates Anne Behler Tasha Bergson-Michelson Ben Bizzle Erik Boekesteijn Lee Boulie Marshall Breeding Bryan Carter Lainie Castle Eric Chan Mikkel Christoffersen Michael Cianfrani Tod Colegrove Emily Compton-Dzak Deirdre … Continue reading Internet Librarian 2017 Speaker List

W8: Outcome Measures: Evaluate & Do

Afternoon Workshops – Sunday 22 October 13:30 – 16:30 Libraries, like all public sector, academic, and not-for-profit organizations, need three types of measures: operational statistics, satisfaction indicators, and outcome measures. These performance measures are as much about operational effectiveness within the library as they are about demonstrating value to external shareholders. This hands-on, practical workshop allows … Continue reading W8: Outcome Measures: Evaluate & Do

D301: Ruthless Prioritization

Track C: (International Ballroom West) —  (Jefferson) —  Management: Decision Making – Wednesday 25 October 10:15 – 11:00 “Prioritization means doing the things that are most important first. If you build products, it means doing the things that create the most customer value first.” Brandon Chu, product director @ Shopify, caught Rebecca’s attention with this definition and, most importantly, with his … Continue reading D301: Ruthless Prioritization

C302: ROI Staff Development: Kits & Champs

Track C: (International Ballroom West) —  (International Ballroom West) —  Learning: At the Heart of Libraries – Wednesday 25 October 11:15 – 12:15 Investment in staff training brings great returns in connecting customers to library products and items. Learn how an interdepartmental team at Sno-Isle Libraries collaborated to identify the need, select the devices, and put together a training curriculum in … Continue reading C302: ROI Staff Development: Kits & Champs

Jones, Rebecca

Rebecca JonesDirector Branch & Neighbourhood ServicesBrampton LibraryDysart & Jones Associates Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | Blog As Director of Branch & Neighbourhood Services with Brampton Library Rebecca works with a dynamic group to deliver topnotch services through branches in one of Canada’s fastest growing, multicultural city. Co-founder of Dysart & Jones Associates, Rebecca consulted … Continue reading Jones, Rebecca