Thursday, March 31, 2016
|9:00||Welcome from the Co-Chairs:||
Jane Dysart, Dysart & Jones Associates
Ken Haycock, Research Professor of Management & Organization, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
|9:10||Framing the Challenge||Ken Haycock, Research Professor of Management and Organization, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California.|
|9:40||The Top Three Challenges: Table discussion.|
|10:00||Drivers for Change and Transformation||Scott Hargrove, CEO Fraser Valley Regional Library
Looks at competitors, challenges as well as opportunities for libraries.
|11:15||The Organizational Context||Pressure Points for Change:
What the Board Chairs, City Managers and Provosts are Saying: Discussion.
Catherine Quinlan, Dean, USC Libraries Chief Librarian, University of Southern California
|12:00||Hosted Lunch and Networking|
|12:45||Roadmap Workshop||Susan Hildreth, Executive Director, Peninsula Library System, former Director, IMLS
Based on research from Aspen Institute.
|3:30||Setting the Stage||Hear how a public and academic librarian approached change with their libraries.|
|4:30||Daily Wrap Up|
Continue the Conversation: No host dinner group.
Relax & discuss the day with colleagues at a nearby restaurant!
Friday, April 1, 2016
|09:00||Streamlining Operations||Steve Coffman, VP, LSSI
There are lots of opportunities for libraries to co-operate and streamline their operations. Check out Steve’s recent article, The Cloud Catalog: One Catalog to Serve Them All
|10:00||Reality & the Near future||Jane Dysart interviews Lee Rainie, Pew Internet & American Life Project, about the latest research through support of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.|
|11:00||Consider the Strategies: Table Group Discussions by Strategy||Three chances to discuss different strategies with colleagues and table facilitators.
|1:30||Putting it All Together||What I Know. What I Thought I Knew. What I Need to Know. Facilitated Discussion|
|02:30||Moving Forward: What I’ve Heard, Would Add, My View||Susan Hildreth, Executive Director, Peninsula Library System, former Director, IMLS
Greg Lucas, California State Librarian (invited)
|3:45||Making it Happen!||Ken Haycock, Research Professor of Management & Organization, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
Tips for influencing key stakeholders to champion, fund and support new strategies and opportunities.