WLIC 2019

NPSIG Programme for the 85th IFLA Conference (WLIC) in Athens, Greece!

The New Professionals Special Interest Group is in Athens, Greece, from August 21st to August 29th, 2019. And there will be many opportunities to meet!

IFLAcamp #7 at Ilioupolis library and Megalo Kavouri beach!

  • Thursday, August 22nd at Media Lab (Ilioupoli Library)
  • Friday, August 23rd at Megalo Kavouri Beach

See details here

Librarians flashmob

At Monastiraki Square on Saturday, August 24th from 9:45 to 10:05.

Instructions will be giving there!

Newcomers session

NPSIG members will give a short presentation for IFLA newcomers: “From first timer to Committee member”.

Sunday, August 25th, 8:30am – 10:00am, Trianti Hall

NPSIG Outdoor business meeting

This is where important decisions will be made: new team members, new projects, new ideas… If you feel like getting involved, you should definitely come!

Sunday, August 25th, 12:30-1:30 – in the Atrium of Megaron Conference Center, near the Exhibition Area.

NPSIG Happy Hour

Save the date for a super fun happy hour with new professionals, grant awardees, WLIC 2019 volunteers, and IFLA leadership!

Sunday, August 25th, 7pm, at Six d.o.g.s Bar in Monastiraki (Facebook event)

IFLA President’s session : “Inspiring, Engaging, Enabling, and Connecting the Motors of Change”

Sessions organized by IFLA President Gloria Pérez-Salmerón are always an incredible moment!

NPSIG convenor, on behalf of NPSIG Leadership team, will take part in the presentations and discussions.

Monday, August 26th, 9:30 – 11:30, Lambrakis Hall

NPSIG and M&M open session: “Library Love Stories”

The New Professionals and the Management and Marketing Section organize together a thrilling session about love in libraries.

See details here

Write your story here

Thursday, August 29th, 10:45 – 12:45, Lambrakis Hall