CILIP in Scotland Annual Conference 2015

Advocating Libraries: Innovate and Thrive

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Mon, 1st Jun 2015 - 9:00am to Tue, 2nd Jun 2015 - 5:00pm

The Conference returns to Dundee on 1st and 2nd of June with an exciting programme of presentations featuring thought leaders and field experts on this year's theme which is Advocating Libraries: Innovate and Thrive. 

Early bird registration is now open >>

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The full programme will be announced in the next few weeks. The conference will focus on the importance of all libraries, library professionals and what we can do together to ensure libraries are recognised for the incredible and vital work they do.

Highlights include:

  • The future of our profession – join the panel for debate and discussion
  • The New Library Professionals Network
  • The National Strategy for Public Libraries
  • The  Learning Lab: unleashing creativity, imagination and learning
  • After the fire: Glasgow School of Art Rennie Mackintosh Library recovers
  • Phillipa Cochrane, Head of Reader Development @ Scottish Book Trust
  • Author and journalist Peter Ross on Libraries and librarians
  • Dr John Scally, Scotland’s National Librarian
  • Harnessing technology to engage with local heritage
  • A mini library camp
  • 12 parallel sessions addressing our conference theme
  • CILIPS Marketplace – an opportunity to meet with vendors
  • Drinks reception and Conference Dinner featuring entertainment
  • Presentation of student awards

Please note - all our rates are fully inclusive and prices are being held  for a 3rd  successive year!

Earlybird rates 

Member Fully inclusive package (hotel accommodation, attendance, reception and conference dinner) £299+ VAT

Member Day delegate rate (attendance, lunch and refreshments) £65

These rates are available until 10th April.

Full list of delegate prices


Apex City Quay Hotel & Spa

1 West Victoria Dock Road
DD1 3JP Dundee

United Kingdom

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