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InfoHost Online Conference Themed “Library Services of the Future – People and Technology”, Happening on 2nd November 2017

“Library Services of the Future – People and Technology”

The theme of the year 2017 organised by us, Infohost Pte Ltd.

The conference aims to provide an opportunity for participants to have a discussion on the library services that support the rapid changes of user needs in the 21st century. The agenda has been lined up with great speakers who will share their thought-provoking insights and discussions on the theme. Do join us to gain new insights and knowledge about roles while harmoniously positioning your libraries in our rapidly changing environment. 

AGENDA FOR 2017 ONLINE CONFERENCE

0830 – 0845         Registration
   
0845 – 0900          Opening & Welcome Address
   
0900 – 0945         Presentation by Dr. Lee Chu Keong,
  Nanyang Technological University of Singapore
  Topic:     “Rethinking The Library’s Contribution To The Nation”
   
0945 – 1030 Presentation by Dr. Mehdi Khosrow-Pour
  Executive Editor, IGI Global
  Topic:  “Maintaining the Integrity of Scientific Knowledge Content: Collaborative Efforts Among Librarians, Researchers, and Publishers”
   
1030 – 1045         Tea/Coffee Break
   
1045 – 1100         Presentation by Dr. Wong Woei Fuh
  Consultant, iGroup (Asia Pacific) Ltd
  Topic:  “Workflow-centric Library Services – Driving the Usage of Resources”
   
1100 – 1130        Presentation by Dr. Guo Yanru 
  Consultant, iGroup (Asia Pacific Ltd)
  Topic:  “Rising to the Challenge:  Innovative Services in Libraries Around the World” 
   
1130 – 1215          Presentation by David Shawah
                               Director of Business Development, iGroup (Asia Pacific) Ltd
  Topic:  “Transforming Library Services Through Leadership and Initiative with Examples How To Do It” 
   
1215 – 1245 Presentation by Jatin B Baraiya,
                               CEO, Eclat Engineering Pvt Ltd
                               Topic:  “Technology Services To Drive Usage of Scholarly Content in Academic Libraries”
   
1245 – 1305        Presentation by Michael Qui
                               Library Relations Manager, ACS Publications
                               Topic:  “Repaving the Road: The Evolution of Library Services and Outreach”
   
1305 – 1430         Lunch at White Rose Café, York Hotel
  (Disclaimer note: Restaurant will be serving food with no pork, no lard menu. However, alcohol is being served within the premises)

 

 
 
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