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School Library Association of Victoria and National and International Conferences 

School Library Association of Victoria (SLAV)

CONFERENCE: Engaging Teen Readers 

November 25, 2016

State Library of Victoria 

Details: http://slav.org.au/calendar/conference-2/

At this conference we will look at how to keep students engaged and develop and/or continue to develop a culture of reading into adulthood.

We start with Will Kostakis, who will give the Keynote address, Being Brave: ‘Difficult’ Topics in Literature and Writing.

The program includes over 10 Concurrent Sessions that give practical examples of how we have engaged with teen readers.


Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) 

Online 2017 Conference

Hilton Hotel, Sydney, Australia 

13th to 16th February 2017

Details: https://www.alia.org.au/events/9892/alia-information-online-2017-conference


Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) & Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (LIANZA) Joint 2018 Conference

Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia 

30 July to 2 August 2018

Details: https://www.alia.org.au/news/9861/2018-joint-australia-new-zealand-conference-scheduled


American Library Association (ALA) Conferences

2017 Midwinter Meeting, Atlanta, GA: January 20-24, 2017

2017 Annual Conference, Chicago, IL: June 22-27, 2017

2018 Midwinter Meeting, Denver, CO: February 9-13, 2018

2018 Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA: June 21-26, 2018

Details closer to the dates at: 


International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) 

Long Beach University, California

August, 2017

Details: https://iaslconf2017.org

International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 

Future Conferences

2017 – San Antonio, Texas, USA, June 26-29, 2017