WNYO ACRL/OCULA Spring Conference 2011

Apr. 29, 2011
Location: Inn on the Twenty Jordan, Ontario Jordan, Ontario

*WNYO ACRL/OCULA Spring Conference: Innovation in Libraries Call for proposals for Pecha Kucha sessions and Poster **sessions (submission deadline Tuesday, March 15):*

*_Pecha Kucha_*
You are invited to submit a proposal for a pecha kucha session. Pecha Kucha sessions are defined as "Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of "chit chat", it rests on a presentation format that is based on a simple idea: 20 images [or slides] x 20 seconds. It's a format that makes presentations concise, and keeps things moving at a rapid pace" (from http://www.pecha-kucha.org/). If you have an innovative idea, project, or process you would like to share at the conference, please complete this short proposal form .
We will be accepting 6 presentations.

*_Posters_*
You are invited to submit a proposal for a poster. Posters are a great way to show off a new project or service at your institution. If you have an innovative idea, project, or process you would like to share at the conference, please complete this short proposal form .

To register, please visit: http://wnyoacrl.org/conference

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WNYO ACRL/OCULA Spring Conference
Innovation in Libraries
Friday, April 29, 2011
8:30am-4:00pm
Inn on the Twenty
3845 Main Street
Jordan, Ontario
http://www.innonthetwenty.com/
A one-day event co-hosted by OCULA and Western New York/Ontario chapter of the ACRL.

Conference Schedule
8:30 - 9:30 - Registration and Breakfast 9:30 - 10:15 - Scholar's Portal
10:15 - 11:00 - Pecha Kucha - 20 images/slides x 20 seconds each
11:00-11:15 - Break
11:15 - 12:00 - Birds of a Feather
12:00 -1:00 - lunch
1:00 - 4:00 - Innovation Boot Camp (includes a break) 5:30 - dinner in Jordan Village

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Thanks and if you have any questions please contact the Spring Conference Planning Committee:

OCULA - Jennifer Peters-Lise, Seneca College, jennifer.peters-lise@senecac.on.ca

ACRL - Kevin Manuel, Brock University, kmanuel@brocku.ca