LILRC’s Board of Trustees has established an annual conference based on a theme relating to libraries and the future. These conferences have brought important issues and programs to the attention of the library community.
Conference themes include:
2018 Fix the Future: Access, Innovation, Opportunities
2017 Design the Experience: Risk & Reward
2016 Open For Business: Rethinking Relevance & Reality
2015 Changing Faces, Changing Spaces: Design Thinking, Demographics and Diversity
2014 Think Outside the Bricks: Embed, Expand, Engage
2013 Community by Design: Innovation & Transformation
2012 The Cloud in the Forecast: Access and Ownership
2011 Extinction is Not an Option: Ensuring OUR Future
2010 Imagine the Future
2009 Brave New Media World
2008 ♫Talkin’ ‘bout Y Generation♫
2007 Engaging Environments: Creating Tomorrow’s Library Experience
Please refer to the LILRC Annual Conference Retrospective (PDF) for a complete list of conference themes and speakers from 1992-2011.