The Programme is designed for 20 Library Directors who are already in leadership positions in their institutions and who are looking ahead at delivering strategic change as libraries and institutions redefine themselves in an ever-changing information and social environment.
The following documents give more information about the Journées Programme:
2015 Journées for Library Directors – Paris, France
The event took place at Sciences Po at the heart of Paris, France, Wednesday May 20th – Friday May 22nd 2015.
We would like to give a special thanks to Science-Po for its welcoming venue and organisation, to Mr. François Cavalier, Sciences Po Library Director, and also thank warmly Carine Labory from Sciences-Po and Cécile Swiatek from the LIBER Reshaping SC for their help setting up the event.
The event is led and moderated by the Programme Chair, Prof. Dr. Norbert Lossau, former Director of Göttingen State and University Library, and now Vice-President of the University of Göttingen. Prof. Dr Lossau is supported by programme coordinator, John Tuck, Director of Library Services, Royal Holloway, University of London, and other members of the LIBER Leadership and Workforce Development Working Group.
Judy Stokker, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Technology, Information and Learning Support) at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and former Director of Library Services at QUT
David Price, Vice-Provost for Research at UCL (speech given by Paul Ayris)
Karen Willcox, Professor of Aeronautics & Astronautics in the Aerospace Computational Design Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mackenzie Smith, University Librarian at the University of California, Davis, Senior academic library leader with particular expertise in digital libraries and archives, online information and knowledge management, and e-science data curation and governance
Bruno Latour, Professor at Sciences Po, where he has established the Medialab, and Centennial Professor at LSE in London
Bruno Patino, Dean of the School of Journalism, Sciences Po, and Digital Services Director at France Télévision
Wolfram Horstmann, Library Director, Georg-August-University, Göttingen
Chair and organizing team
Norbert Lossau, John Tuck, Hans Geleijnse, Julien Roche, François Cavalier
Barbara Dewey, Claus Vesterager Pedersen, Clothilde Zur-Nedden, Elena Balzardi, Hilde Van Kiel, John Robinson, Jurgita Levickiene, Liisi Lembinen, Lothar Nunnenmacher, Marc Martinez, Meile Kretaviciene, Minna Niemi-grundström, Pep Torn, Ramon Abad Hiraldo, Sylvia Van Peteghem, Thorsten Meyer, Vicki Kay Williamson
Elliott Shore (ARL), Susan Reilly (LIBER)
If you have any questions about this seminar, please do not hesitate to send an email to Julien Roche, Université Lille1, France, Chair of Reshaping the Research Library Steering Committee.