VALA2024 Lunch & Learn

VALA2024 Lunch & Learn

As a reminder we will not be catering lunches this year however our fellow exhibitors have taken up the challenge to provide opportunities to Lunch & Learn with our lovely supporters.

They will run demos and information sessions about their products all with a side of very delicious treats!

Wednesday, 10th July – 12:40 – 1:50

Elsevier – Join Elsevier’s Lunch and Learn at the VALA conference!

 This session offers a great opportunity to demo their latest products across health sciences and research solutions. Come chat with the team about their products, share insights, and enjoy some delicious nibbles. The Lunch and Learn will take place on Wednesday, 10th July, in Seminar Rooms 3 and 4 on Level 7 of Storey Hall (RMIT) building 16, located at 336/348 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3000. The session is scheduled during the lunch break from 12:40 PM to 1:50 PM.

If you’re interested in attending, please RSVP before July 5th by completing the form below.

 The Elsevier team look forward to seeing you there!

Book here

Tuesday, 9th July – 12:40 – 1:50

EBSCO – SaaS Solutions for Future Libraries

This is a unique opportunity to hear from industry leaders all in one space. You will understand library authentication and browser privacy changes from OpenAthens, ensure copyright compliance and student engagement with eReserve, and learn about data graphs, generative AI and the future of bibliographic description from EBSCO.

Register now:

Book here

Thursday, 11 July – 12:40- 1:50

Coherent Digital – Coherent Digital’s plans for Oceania content

Coherent Digital are making significant efforts to build both primary source and grey literature archives with a focus on Oceania, but we can’t do it without your input.

It’s two birds with one stone:  Come for lunch,  learn more about our plans, and provide feedback.   You have to eat, right?

With the release of Policy Commons: Oceania, and the upcoming release of Oceania Commons there’s lots to talk about together.

Anyone wishing to attend should email for confirmation as numbers are limited.




Anyone wishing to attend should email for confirmation as numbers are limited.