VALA 2021 AGM Announcement

Notice of VALA Annual General Meeting

Time: Wednesday 30 June 2021, 6:00pm AEST

Venue: Online Zoom Webinar

VALA Members are welcome to attend and are entitled to vote at the AGM (so please ensure your membership is current).

Event confirmation and login details will be formally advised via email.

Read about VALA’s 2020/2021 financial year activities in the annual President’s Report and Treasurer’s Report below:

 

VALA 2019 AGM Announcement

Notice of VALA Annual General Meeting

Please note: The AGM will be followed by a very special guest speaker Event.

Topic: An Open Book: Big Data, Literature and Ethics – Dr Tyne Daile Sumner

Time: Wednesday 26 June, 5:30 for 6:00pm

Venue: William Angliss Conference Centre, 555 LaTrobe St, Melbourne

All are welcome to attend, however, only VALA members are entitled to vote at the AGM (so please ensure your membership is current).

VALA members will be formally advised via email.

VALA is seeking nominations from talented and skilled LIS professionals for election to the 10-person VALA Committee for 2019-2021.

For further details including what your commitments would be as a VALA committee member, see the ‘Call for Nominations’.

Read about VALA’s 2018/2019 financial year activities in the annual President’s Report and Treasurer’s Report below:

VALA 2018 AGM Announcement

Notice of VALA Annual General Meeting

Please note: The AGM will be followed by a very special Event to mark VALA’s 40th Anniversary (1978-2018).

Topic: Finders, Keepers: the past, present and future of library technology.

Time: Thursday 21 June 2018, 5:30 for 6:00pm

Venue: William Angliss Conference Centre, 555 LaTrobe St, Melbourne

All are welcome to attend, however, only VALA members are entitled to vote at the AGM (so please ensure your membership is current).

VALA members will be formally advised via email.

VALA is seeking nominations from talented and skilled LIS professionals for election to the 10-person VALA Committee for 2018-2020.

For further details including what your commitments would be as a VALA committee member, see the ‘Call for Nominations’.

Read about VALA’s 2017/2018 financial year activities in the annual President’s Report and Treasurer’s Report.

VALA 2017 AGM Announcement

VALA AGM 2017

Notice of VALA Annual General Meeting

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President: Lynette Lewis

Please note: The AGM will precede the VALA Guest Speaker Event – “Inside the Seed Bank”.

Time: Wednesday 28 June 2017, 5:30 for 6:00pm
Venue: Baillieu Library, University of Melbourne

All are welcome to attend, however, only VALA members are entitled to vote at the AGM (so please ensure your membership is current).

VALA members will be formally advised via email.

VALA 2016 AGM Announcement

VALA AGM 2016

Notice of VALA Annual General Meeting

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Please note: The AGM will precede the VALA Event – “Technology (Alone) isn’t the Answer You Are Looking For”.

Time: Wednesday 29 June 2016, 6:00pm
Venue: Baillieu Library, University of Melbourne

All are welcome to attend, however, only VALA members are entitled to vote at the AGM (so please ensure your membership is current).

VALA members will be formally advised via email.

VALA Events 2014: Lightning Talks Booked Out!

VALA Events 2014: Lightning Talks – Booked Out!

Thank you to the VALA and ALIAVic networks for your overwhelming support of our Lightning Talks event later this month. The event is now booked out.

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Please note – no walk-ups on the night.

Registered but can no longer attend? If your plans have changed and you will not be attending, please advise the VALA Secretariat as soon as possible.

We would like to extend a special thank you to Melbourne Library Service and The Library at The Dock staff for hosting our event so generously.

VALA Events 2014: Lightning Talks Announcement

 

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VALA and ALIAVic invite you to the final event for 2014.  Join us at the Docklands Library on Wednesday 26th November from 5:30pm.

This year’s Lightning Talks event will feature four 10 – 12 minute presentations from outstanding contributors within the Library IT field.

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  • Brendan Fitzgerald from Infoxchange – Winner of the 2014 Google Impact Challenge for their app to help the homeless
  • Sarah Slade from State Library of Victoria – Digital preservation
  • Sarah Petchell from the Australian Drug Foundation – Digitising the library
  • Nathan Connors from Docklands Library – Virtual Reality Project
  • VALA Award winner – presentation and brief talk

The Lightning Talks will be followed by a tour of Docklands Library – Melbourne’s newest public library – and Christmas drinks.

See the VALA event page for details and to book online. 

VALA Events 2014: Learning to Connect – Connecting to Learn

VALA Guest Speaker Webinar Event

The Gelatine project and future directions for the design of connected learning environments

 

Tuesday 26 August 2014, 3pm – 4pm AEST
Location: Online via the Redback Conferencing service

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Speaker: Mark Bilandzic

Mark will share insights from the Gelatine project (implemented at QUT’s The Edge space) and present future directions for the design of connected learning environments.

See the VALA event page for more details.

Due to limited numbers , registration for this event is by invitation. Details have been emailed to VALA Members.  Please book early to avoid missing out!

VALA 2014 AGM Announcement

VALA AGM 2014

Notice of VALA Annual General Meeting

Tom Edwards

Please note: The AGM will precede the VALA Event – “Is There an Imposter in the Library”.

Time: Wednesday 25 June 2014, 6:00pm
Venue: Baillieu Library, University of Melbourne

All are welcome to attend, however, only VALA members are entitled to vote at the AGM (so please ensure your membership is current).

VALA members will be formally advised via email.

VALA 2015 AGM Announcement

VALA AGM 2015

Notice of VALA Annual General Meeting

Tom Edwards

Please note: The AGM will precede the VALA Event – “Web Driven Revolution for Library Data”.

Time: Wednesday 1 July 2015, 6:00pm
Venue: Docklands Library

All are welcome to attend, however, only VALA members are entitled to vote at the AGM (so please ensure your membership is current).

VALA members will be formally advised via email.