Annual Conference 2019

MiALA Annual Conference 2019

Our Value: Communicating, Promoting, Visualizing

May 13 & 14, 2019
The Conference Center at Saginaw Valley State University

University Center, Michigan
 

Conference Rates 

Conference Rates are yet to be determined. For budgeting purposes, check out the 2018 Annual Conference archive page.

Hotel Information

Room blocks have been secured for the nights of May 12 & 13, 2019 at the following hotels that are a short drive away from the conference center:

Doubletree by Hilton - Bay City
Room rate for May 12-14, 2019 start at $115/night + tax. To reserve this rate, click here or call 989-891-6000 and tell reservations that you are with the Michigan Academic Library Association. The deadline to reserve a room using the group discount is April 20, 2019.

Courtyard by Marriott - Bay City
Room rate for May 12 - 14, 2019 is $119.00/night + tax. To reserve this rate, click here or call 989-778-1800 and tell reservations that you are with the Michigan Academic Library Association. The deadline to reserve a room using the group discount is April 11, 2019.
 

 

Dinearound Information

Dinearound information is still TBD. Watch this page for updates!

 

Conference Schedule of Events

TBD - for planning purposes, check out the 2018 Annual Conference archive page
 

Preconference Reception

Preconference reception information is TBD. Watch this page for updates!


Keynote Speaker

Keynote speaker information is TBD. Watch this page for updates!

 

Poster Information

A call for poster proposals will be announced in early 2019. Watch this page for updates! 
 

Breakout Session Information

The deadline to submit your proposal was Friday, January 11, 2019. Stay tuned for a list a breakout sessions that will be available at conference. For information on submitting a proposal for the Annual Conference, check out the call for breakout session proposals page.
 

Interest Group Meetings 

Interest group meetings at #MiALAAC19 are still TBD. Watch this page for updates!
 

Scholarship Opportunities

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Annual Conference Scholarship. More benefits have been added in this award. To learn more, go to the 2019 scholarship information page. Don't delay! The deadline to submit your application is Friday, February 15, 2019.

For information on the 2018 scholarship program and award recipients, go to the 2018 scholarship information page.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship levels for the 2019 conference are set. Learn more about how your company can support the MiALA annual conference by going to the 2019 conference sponsorship page. For more information on becoming a MiALA Annual Conference sponsor, contact Terence O'Neill at oneillt@lib.msu.edu.

 

Volunteer Opportunities


Are you interested in being part of the annual conference planning team?  Click here to submit your interest in serving.

 

Additional questions? 

 
Check out the Annual Conference FAQ page!

 

 

Platinum Level
 




Gold Level


Silver Level

Bronze Level

General Sponsorship Level
 

Scholarship Contributor Level
 

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This conference was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services