Michigan Academic Library Association - Event Information - Michigan Academic Library Association

Event Name:
ALAO Annual Conference

Event Type(s):
Other Library Programs

Description:
Registration is underway for the Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO) annual conference Academic Libraries Speak Up! Advocate. Collaborate. Educate.
The conference will be held on Friday, October 18th at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center in Columbus, OH, with a preconference workshop and training on Thursday, October 17th.

Thursday events include:
  • An afternoon workshop on intergroup dialogue in academic libraries with facilitators Ione Damasco, Mérida Allen, and Chanel P. Wright from the University of Dayton.
  • A FREE evening active allyship training with facilitators Petey Peterson and Dr. Nicole Carter from Wright State University.
Friday events include:
  • A keynote address by Char Booth with a theme of justice-based advocacy in leadership.
  • 28 breakout sessions from your colleagues in Ohio and surrounding states (program available soon).
  • Nearly 30 posters and roundtable discussions.
Registration is required for all events.

Rates:
Pre-conference:  
$85 ALAO/MiALA Members    
$115 Non ALAO Members

Ally Training
FREE (Registration required)

Conference Early Bird (until August 23):  
$135 ALAO/MiALA Members
$165 Non ALAO Members
$100 ALAO Student Members/Retirees

Regular Rates (After August 23):
$165 ALAO/MiALA Members
$195 Non ALAO Members
$100 ALAO Student Members/Retirees

For registration and more information, please visit:
https://www.alaoweb.org/conferences/2019/about

Event Date:
10/18/2019

Location:
Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center
100 Green Meadows Drive South
Lewis Center, OH 43035
UNITED STATES

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