Skills Vision Forum | Learn, Lead and Become a Successful Library in this Fast Changing Academic World (25 – 27 Sept 2017)
As a dedication to our value-adding service, our IGroup has launched an international forum for all library community. We are pleased to invite you to join us on board in this learning journey and be prepared for the future.
A collaboration between IGroup and
Australia’s Number 1 University*, University of Melbourne.
3-day Dedicated Learning of Library Leadership from Resources to Strategies.
*Ranking Based on Times Higher Education 2016/2017
Get Ready to Think like a Leader
Be Equipped to Cope and Deal with
Incoming Challenges of the Fast Changing Academic Workflows
Ranging from Research to Innovation and Lifelong Learning!!
At the End of the Forum, You Will Be Able to:
✓ Understand what is Library Leadership for Strategical Support
✓ Observe and Envision the Future Skills of Librarians
✓ Prepare for the Fast Changing Workflows in Universities
Expert Sharing from Philip Kent, University Librarian and Executive Director, Collections
Field Observation at University of Melbourne, Monash University and State Library of Victoria
Moderated Discussions from
Sharing & Observations with Talking Points include:
✓ Defining the Future Skills of Librarians
✓ Dealing with the Changes in Scholarly Communication & Research Planning
Special Invited Guest Speaker:
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
University’s Vice Chancellor
25th – 27th September 2017
The University of Melbourne,
Grattan Street Parkville,
Victoria, 3010, Australia.
Standard Fee For Twin Sharing Room $USD 1,800
Standard Fee For Single Room $USD 2,100
Standard Fee without Accommodation $USD 1,200
Early bird ends August 20, 2017
**Should you come in a big group or do have any request/queries, do drop us an email [email protected].
Methods of Payment – Bank Transfer
Bank Account Details:
Name: IGroup (Asia Pacific) Limited
Bank account number: 047-461108-274 (USD)
Swift code: HSBCHKHHHKH
Bank Name and Address: The HongKong and Shanghai Bank Corporation Limited 1/F Causeway Plaza Two, 463-483 Lockhart Road Hong Kong
• 3 Plenary Sessions (Expert Sharing, Field Observation, & Moderated Discussions)
• 2 Tea Breaks & 1 Lunch on each of the 3 training days
• Site Visit to the University of Melbourne Library, Monash University Library, & State Library of Victoria
• SkillsVision Forum Workbook
• 4 Nights’ accommodation – 24th to 28th Sept 2017 (Twin Sharing Room)
Day 1, 24 September 2017
Free & Easy
Day 2, 25 September 2017
Expert Sharing @University of Melbourne
9:00am Welcome and Overview of University and Library 9:30am Setting the Environmental Scene – Changing Nature of Scholarly Communication 10:30am Tea Break & Networking 10:45am Library Strategy 11:45am Supporting Teaching and Learning/Digital Literacies 12:15pm Supporting Research 1:00pm Lunch & Networking 2:00pm Social and Cultural Informatics Platform (SCIP) project and visit to Digital Studio, a digital humanities partnership between the Library and the Arts Faculty 3:00pm Cultural Collections and Object Based Learning 3:30pm Tour of Arts West 4:00pm Library Workforce and Librarians of the Future 4:30pm Tea Break & Networking
Day 3, 26 September 2017
Field Observation Tour
9:00am University of Melbourne’s library tour 10:30am Tea Break & Networking 10:50am Travel to Monash University 11:30am Monash University’s library tour 1:00pm Lunch & Networking 2:00pm Travel to State Library of Victoria 2:30pm State Library of Victoria’s library tour 4:00pm Debrief – Field Observation Tour 4:30pm Tea Break & Networking
Day 4, 27 September 2017
Moderated Discussion @ University of Melbourne
9:00am Welcome and introduction of World Café 9:30am Round 1: Define the future of library services 10:30am Tea Break & Networking 10:50am Round 2: Define the future of scholarly communication and research planning 11:50am Debrief 12:30pm Round 3: Lunch discussion of the future competency of librarians 2:00pm Debrief 2:30pm Round 4: Outline the S.M.A.R.T KPIs in measuring future progress 3:30pm Sharing 4:30pm Certificate & photography session 4:50pm Tea break & Adjourn
Day 5, 28 September 2017
Free & Easy