Sharjah International Library Conference

Preliminary Conference Program العربية

(program will be updated and subject to change)

Saturday, November 9, 2024

Preconference Workshops

8:30 - 9:30 Registration
Sharjah Expo Centre
9:30–10:15 Welcome and Opening Keynote

Cindy Hohl

Cindy Hohl, ALA President,
Director, Kansas City Public Library, United States.

10:15–10:45 Break and Visit Exhibits
10:45–11:40 Session A (concurrent programs)
11:45–12:40 Session B (concurrent programs)
12:40–13:40 Lunch and Library Exhibits
13:45–14:40 Session C (concurrent programs)
14:45–15:30 Poster Session -
15:30–16:25 Session D (concurrent programs)
Sunday, November 10, 2024
8:30–9:00 Registration (and beverages and snacks)
9:00–9:55 Session E (concurrent programs)
10:00–10:55 Concurrent Session F
10:55–11:25 Break and Exhibits
11:30–12:30 Knowledge Café

An opportunity for one on one and group discussions with experts and colleagues to ask, answer, discuss different issues and challenges going on in libraries. Come away with knowledge, ideas, and strategies to move yourself and your library forward.

12:30–13:30 Lunch and Library Exhibits
13:35–14:30 Session G (concurrent programs)
14:35–15:05 Poster Session
15:10–16:05 Session H (concurrent programs)
16:10–17:00 Conference Closing Session Distribution of Certificates