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Creating Future Libraries Conference 2018

The ‘Creating Future Libraries’ conference has grown to become the largest annual event catering specifically for teacher librarians in Brisbane.
This year we will be located at a new venue, Brisbane Technology Park Conference Centre (see map below)
When: Friday, October 19, 2018 (Registration from 8:20am. Finish 3:20pm)
Cost: $95 plus a .30cent booking fee
Tertiary Students $50 plus a .30cent booking fee
(Registration costs include parking - please indicate in booking form if a park is required. If you are carpooling, please ensure only 1 person per car indicates the parking requirement!)
Bookings close: Monday 15 October 2018
(Note - You will need to pay with a credit card when you register so please obtain any necessary approvals first)

Creating Future Libraries Conference Program

8:20 - 8:50



8:50 - 9:00


FLRG Representative

9:00 - 10:00

Interpreting Social Trends and the Implications of Generational Change

Madonna King

10:00 - 11:00

Neuroscience and Wellbeing

Lisa Newland

11:00 - 11:30

Morning Tea

Trade tables

11:30 - 12:20

Panel Discussion

Peter Carnarvas(author and illustrator)
Lance Balchin (author and illustrator)
James Moloney (author)

Samantha Wheeler (author)


12:20 - 12:45

Learner’s Playground “The Pitch”

Various T-L’s – one slide to describe their program available at learner’s playground

12:45 - 1:50


Learner’s Playground Trade show

Trade tables Learner’s Playground

1:50 - 2:20

Libraries and Wellbeing

Adele Johnson

2:20 - 2:45

QSLA news and presentations T-L of the Year and Principal Award

QSLA Representative

2:45 - 3:15

Brisbane City Council State Library


3:15 - 3:20

Prizes and Wrap Up (feedback – survey monkey)

FLRG Representative


Brisbane Technology Park Conference Centre
1 Clunies Ross Ct, Eight Mile Plains, Qld 4113

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