Event Details

Event Details

Date: Oct 28, 2016
Location: Stanley A. Milner Library, Edmonton

Download a pdf of the program here.


Please note – minor changes to the program may still occur.
This event is free, but registration is required. If you plan to attend, please register.

8:15 - 9:00 amRegistration and coffee
9:00 - 10:30 amWelcome & opening remarks

Opening keynote: Neal Wyatt
Borderless Stories: Reading and Not Reading
10:30 - 11:00 amCoffee Break
11:00 am - 12:15 pmBreakout 1A:
Erik Komarnicki
The Cost of Doing Business: Examining the Potential Risks of Remaking the Public Library for a New Century

Breakout 1B:
Phyllis Steeves
Conceptualizing Literacy
12:15 - 1:30 pmLunch
1:30 - 2:45 pmPanel: Beyond Print
Moderator: Marty Chan
Speakers: Michele Feser, David Hay, Kieran Leblanc, and Gail de Vos
2:45 - 3:15 pmCoffee Break
3:15 - 4:30 pmClosing keynote: Margaret Mackey
Post Literacy or Literacy Plus?: The Future of Reading

Closing remarks