Conference

Saskatchewan Libraries Conference 2016

Cooperation Saskatchewan Style: 20 Years of Success

May 5-7, 2016

Radisson Hotel Saskatoon

TwitterTwitter conference hashtag is #saskla2016

Full conference program    Conference at-a-glance

2016 conference logoRead about the interesting development of multi-sector library cooperation in Saskatchewan and the establishment of the Multitype Library Board in a Partnership article titled Celebrating Co-operation among Saskatchewan’s Libraries: The Multitype Library Board, 1996-2016.

 

Conference Committee

Co – Chairs – Susan Baer and Barbara Bulat
Finance – Judy Nicholson
Program Chair – Robert Thomas
Communications Chair – Amy Weisgarber
Volunteer Chair & Secretary – Regan Gunningham
Multitype Library Board Liaison – Crista Bradley
Exhibitors, Sponsorship, and Facilities; SLA Liaison – Michael Shires
Exhibits and Audio-Visual -Michael Shires, Gloria Bearss
Development of App – Kimberley Hintz
SLA Office – Judy Nicholson, Anne Pennylegion, Gloira Bearss

Program Committee –  Regan Gunningham, Gaetan Hammond (SSLA rep), Nancy Kennedy (SLTA rep), Jaclyn McLean, Lukas Miller (SHLA rep),  and Nina Verishagen.

Graphic Artist for Program Design, Posters, and Signage – Jeannie Straub

Exhibitors

SLA greatly appreciates the support of the exhibitors below who will participate in the conference trade show on May 6.

Aroga

Crosscan

 

CUISR

 

EBSCO

 

EduCan

 

Foothills

 

GDI

 

JerBear Books – Jerold Gilege, Owner

 

Legacy Library Services

 

LB

 

LSC

 

Library Bound

OCLC

Preservation Technologies

 

ProQuest

 

Sask Alternate Format

 

SALT

SAS

Saskbooks

 

SCAA

 

SLN

SLTA

SERL

 

ULS

 

SLIS

 

Whitehots

 

Wintergreen

Sponsors

Platinum ($4,000 and up)

Library Bound                       RPL

SaskCulture


Gold ($3,000 to $3,999)

SERL


Silver ($2,000 to $2,999)

 SPL


Bronze ($1,000 to $1,999)

Colnuck       Queens Printer

University of Regina Library                SIGA                 SLTA


Anniversary $500 to $999)

Gale   III    

    LSC                                SaskPolytechnic

 


Friend (Up to $499)

     Sasktel                  Supreme


 

Archive of Presentations

Pre-Conference – Library Advocacy:  Train the Trainer
Wendy Newman
library advocacy 2016 04 28

Building Collaborative Practices for Engaging Families
Michelle Grey &  Catherine Howett
https://www.dropbox.com/s/v7riiovf0eb5xc4/Howett%26Gray-%20Engaging%20with%20Families%20SLA2016.pdf?dl=0

Tinker, Maker, and Learn Fostering Creativity/ Makerspaces, Coding, and Other Creative Spaces
Jana Scott Lindsay & Megan Hemberg
SLAprezi

RegLIN Next Generation
Melissa Bennett, Melanie Hodges Neufeld & Colleen Murphy

Past Conferences

Past Conference Programs