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WiLSWorld 2019 Coming Up This Month

Monday, July 1, 2019

WiLSWorld 2019 is coming up on July 23rd and 24th at the Pyle Center in Madison! WiLS, with the WiLSWorld Planning Team, have been busy putting together presentations and people and panels on the topics you have shared you're interested in learning more about. Here are just a few of the highlights:

• Keynote speaker Rebecca Stavick, co-founder of Open Nebraska, Library Journal Mover & Shaker, and member of the Urban Libraries Council Executive Board.

• Plenary speaker, Madison Public Library - Pinney Branch's own Sarah Lawton, LJ Mover & Shaker, featured speaker at Library Journal’s Design Institute, and member of the PLA Task Force on Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice.

Programs on library data, web accessibility, ebook innovations, library as publisher, expanding broadband access, and so much more!

• Tuesday social hour at Camp Trippalindee

• Wednesday morning workshops on how to get things done with process design, talking the language of user experience, and making the case for open educational resources.

• A reduced-cost Wednesday afternoon workshop on the role of libraries in advancing racial equity with plenary speaker Sarah Lawton and Gordon F. Goodwin from the Government Alliance on Race and Equity, a program of Race Forward.

Register online here to reserve your spot on this timely conference!

Guest posting by Andrea Coffin, WiLS Community Liaison,



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