Canadian Federation of Library Associations (CFLA) National Forum
May 2, 2018 08:30 - 19:00
Theme: Libraries! Convergence Under Living Skies
Join thought-leaders for a day of discovery and discourse to inform national policies and practices regarding artificial intelligence and intellectual freedom.
Be a part of CFLA-FCAB’s Inaugural National Forum. As the lead-in to the Saskatchewan Libraries Conference, the Forum is carefully designed to blend informative sessions with challenging roundtable conversations that will result in a National Forum Paper and Key Actions for the CFLA-FCAB member organizations to embrace. Be a part of Canada’s national library landscape.
Registration includes breakfast, lunch and banquet dinner and refreshment breaks.
7:15 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome
9:00 a.m. Keynote:
10:00 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Artificial Intelligence: Seize the Opportunity
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:45 p.m. Intellectual Freedom: Sustaining a Core Value
3:15 p.m. Break
3:40 p.m. Key Outcomes: Refining our Collective and Individual Agendas
4:30 p.m. Close of the Work Sessions
5:30 p.m. CFLA-FCAB Banquet and Mary Donaldson Memorial Lecture: Mohamed Fahmy
The Mary Donaldson Memorial Lecture is kindly sponsored by Regina Public Library and Dr. John Archer Library, University of Regina.