Registration is now open for LIBER’s 2017 Annual Conference, 5-7 July 2017 in Patras, Greece. Special ‘early-bird’ booking fees (€280 for LIBER members) are available until April 30th.
Organised by the Library & Information Center of the University of Patras, the theme of the conference is “Libraries Powering Sustainable Knowledge in the Digital Age”. Keynote speakers will include:
- Kathleen Shearer, Executive Director of COAR
- Julia Reda, MEP
- Costas Fotakis, Alternate Minister for Research and Innovation, Greece
There will also be a full programme of workshops, paper presentations, posters and panel discussions. The social programme aims to give a concise picture of the local area, history, traditions and food, finishing with a visit to the imposing archaeological site of Ancient Olympia, the birth place of the Olympic Games.