IOP Logo The Future of Our Libraries
Friday, November 1, 2013
8 a.m. to noon
University Club
123 University Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

 

The Future of Our Libraries
November 1, 2013

PROGRAM AGENDA

Welcome and Introductions by Rich Fitzgerald, Executive, Allegheny County
The Digital World: Driving the Design of Our Future Libraries by Karen Perry, Principal, Clarion Digital
Innovative Models for Library Governance and Structure
Anne Bailey, Director, Branch Libraries, Toronto Public Library
 Susan Benton, President and CEO, Urban Libraries Council
Christopher Platt, Director of BookOps, Brooklyn Public Library and the New York Public Library
Open Discussion moderated by Stacey Aldrich, Deputy Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Education - Office of Commonwealth Libraries

Understanding the State of Allegheny County Libraries by Frank Lucchino, Life Trustee, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Local and State Response Panel
 Marilyn Jenkins, Executive Director, Allegheny County Library Association
 Mary Frances Cooper, President and Director, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Stacey Aldrich, Deputy Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Education - Office of Commonwealth Libraries
Open Discussion moderated by Susan Hockenberry, Executive Director, Local Government Academy
Closing Remarks by Fred Thieman, President, The Buhl Foundation

 

 

 
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