CULTIVATING COMMUNITIES, HARVESTING IDEAS is this year's conference theme. Programs relevant to libraries of any kind are sought, from 75-minute sessions to 3- to 4-hour workshops. Presenters are encouraged to seek advance approval from their employers for time away from work to present. If specific scheduling is desired, please specify in the relevant field below.
Proposals are due no later than April 16. Applicants will be notified of their proposal status by May 8.
Please direct questions to the WLA office at firstname.lastname@example.org or (206) 823-1138.
If proposal is accepted, this person will act as the liaison for ALL planning and communications up until the event, and agrees to share all communications with any co-presenters or sponsors of your program.
Workshops are 3 or 4 hours in length and may be scheduled as a preconference or as a workshop during the conference. Unless otherwise requested, room set-up is classroom style with an LCD projector, screen, and wifi access.
LAPTOPS ARE NOT PROVIDED.
Please note that regarding conference attendance, registration fees are typically waived only for Presenters who will be attending solely to present their own program and will NOT be attending any other portion of the conference.
Please provide COMPLETE contact information for each Presenter. In most cases, we recommend having no more that four Presenters. If you need to enter more Presenters, please use the last Notes/Comments field.