Our library dreams can be large or small, individual or collective. They can be fuelled by the need for change, or rooted in creative thinking. Super Conference 2020 will embolden us to explore our dreams, learn from the dreams of others, and think of the ways we can put our thoughts, ideas, and dreams into action – actions that will shape library communities today, tomorrow, and into the future. Dreams are everywhere. Libraries are for everyone. Let’s dream here!
Date: Wednesday, January 29th – Saturday, February 1st, 2020
Location: Metro Convention Centre Toronto
Session Formats: 40 min or 75 min blocks
Your session does not need to be health specific. OHLA is responsible for providing a set number of sessions for the conference but we are part of a larger team that determines applicability to a variety of library sectors. Do not hesitate to submit your proposal! In fact, we encourage it!
This call is open to sessions in lecture, panel, and workshop formats. We are especially interested in sessions that:
We are also interested in exploring non-traditional session formats, so don’t hesitate to submit presentation proposals that fall outside of the conference standard.
Speakers will have access to a standard AV setup and participants will be seated either in rounds (for sessions where tables are required) or in theatre seating.
Counts towards professional development for Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP)
Potential Topic Ideas:
The OLA Super Conference website lists topic suggestions based on this year’s theme: Dream Here. A few ideas to consider include: