7:30 am 8:00 am 8:00 am-9:00 am 9:00 am 9:45am9:45 am 10:00am 10:00am-12:00 pm 12:00 pm1:00 pm 1:00 pm2:00 pm 2:00 pm3:00 pm 3:00 pm 3:30 pm 3:30 pm 4:00 pmPROGRAMMERegistrationEBSCOhostpresentation (sponsored byEBSCO)Official Opening Welcome: Ms.WillamaeJohnson College Librarian Remarks and IntroductionofPermanent Secretary Dr. Betsy Boze PresidentofThe CollegeofThe Bahamas Remarks: Mrs. Elma Garraway Permanent Secretary,MinistryofEducation Remarks: Ms.MaureenSullivan President Elect, 2012-13, American Library Association Break IntroductionofKeynote Speaker Keynote Speaker: Ms.MaureenSullivan President Elect, 2012-13, American Library AssociationlunchPanel Discussion "Transitions in Library Development in The Bahamas" Story Telling Techniques:lIMSStaff Technical Trend Updates:Mr.Thomas Lundstrom Tet:hnical Services, Cataloguing Librarian,COBClosing Activities
Maureen Sullivanisanorganization consultant whose practice focuses on the deliveryofconsulting and training servicestolibraries andotherinformation organization.Shehasmorethan25yearsofexperienceasa consultant on various topics including leadership development, strategic planning, and managing organizational change, among others.In,additiontoconsulting, sheisa professor in thePhDprogramme, Managerial Leadership in the Information Profession, at Simmons College Graduate SchoolofLibrary & Information Science. Her professional experience includes12yearsasHuman Resource Administrator in the libraries at the UniversityofMaryland andYaleUniversity.Shehasa long affiliationwiththe AssociationofCollege and Research Libraries(ACRL)and was instrumental in the design and deliveryofseveralofthe management training programmes including theACRL/Harvard Leadership Institute in partnershipwithHarvard Graduate SchoolofEducation.Sheisnowamemberofthefacultyforthis annualevent.Ms. Sullivanisa Past PresidentofACRL(1998-1999) and Past PresidentofLibrary Administration and Management Association (1988-1989).In2010 she was chosenasthe Academic Research Librarianofthe year and in Juneofthis year at the annual conference in California, she was electedasPresidentofALAforthe 2012-2013 year.
COMMITIEEMEMBERSDr.BerthamaeWalker, Chair Ms. Clarice Forbes Ms. Felicia ArmbristerLibraries&Instructional Media Services Department The CollegeofThe Bahamaswww.cob.edu.bs/library Iibrary@cob.edu.bs Tel: 302-4517/4552