The Right to Read is the Right To Mine: But Not When Blocked by Technical Protection Measures
Exclusive leadership course for library directors to be held in Tilburg, The Netherlands, August 19-21, 2012
Ticer has the pleasure of announcing an exclusive 3-day course for library directors worldwide: Library Leadership in the 21st Century: an International Program. The program is part of Ticer’s 15th International Summer School on Digital Libraries, and will be held from August 19 to 21, 2012 in Tilburg, the Netherlands.
The current dynamic context in which libraries operate, demands highly strategic leadership. Library directors need the ability to inspire individuals and teams, influence change, and communicate effectively across a wide range of stakeholders. In this course, they will explore their leadership qualities, skills and abilities, and at the same time get updated on the latest developments in their field.
The Leadership Program is organized in cooperation with LIBER, the Association of European Research Libraries.
Program coordinator: Hans Geleijnse, former President of LIBER and former director of Library and IT Services at Tilburg University, the Netherlands
Course director: Janet Wilkinson, University Librarian of the University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior lecturer: Roger Fielding, Consultant on Leadership Development, United Kingdom
The fee for the Library Directors’ Course (3 days) is € 3,100 + VAT with a 10% discount for LIBER members.
For more information, please see attached FACT SHEET