Annual Conference 2016

MiALA Annual Conference 2016

Shaping Our Vision: New Possibilities for Academic Libraries in Michigan


May 12 & 13, 2016
Central Michigan University - Park Library

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Full Conference Registration - $125/person ($50 for LIS Students)
1-day Conference Registration - $75/person ($25 for LIS Students)

 

Conference Schedule of Events

 
Thursday, May 12

9:00 - 10:00 am Registration & Coffee
10:00 - 10:15 am Welcome & Introductions
10:15 - 11:15 am Keynote Address
11:30 am - 12:30 pm First Breakout Session
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch & Learn/Birds of a Feather Lunch
1:45 - 2:45 pm Second Breakout Session
3:00 - 4:00 pm Third Breakout Session
4:00 - 5:00 pm Poster Presentations & Reception
After 5:00 pm Optional Dinearounds

Friday, May 13

8:30 - 9:00 am Registration & Coffee
9:00 - 10:00 am MiALA Meeting
10:15 - 11:15 am Fourth Breakout Session
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Fifth Breakout Session
12:30 - 1:30 pm Boxed Lunches & Optional Meetings      

Keynote Speaker

The Keynote address for this conference was titled Making Bold Moves: Letting Go of Our Professional Pasts to Find Opportunity in the Unknown. Our speaker was Carrie Donovan, Assistant Dean for Research and Instruction Services of the Ferris Library for Information Technology and Education (FLITE). Learn more about Carrie and her presentation by going to the Keynote Speaker Information page.


Poster Session Information

Click here to learn about the poster sessions that were offered during this conference. 

Program Information

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This conference is supported in part by the Library of Michigan with federal funds from the
Institute of Museum and Library Services.