Conference Schedule By Sponsor

Administration & Leadership

Sparking Open Access Publishing for Faculty
Sponsor: ASLS
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Libraries Supporting Released Offenders and Families
Sponsor: CORT
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Beyond the Book Sale
Sponsor: EFR  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #5 - 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Reaching Out to Younger Volunteer Friends
Sponsor: EFR / PLS
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #6 - 3:45:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Creating a Thriving 21st Century Library
Sponsor: LAMS
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Making Your Own Leadership Opportunities
Sponsor: LAMS  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #5 - 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Librarians as Political Animals
Sponsor: LAMS
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #7 - 9:30 AM - 10:45:00 AM

Everything You Wanted to Know About the Open Meetings and Freedom of Information Laws…But Were Afraid to Ask
Sponsor: LTA of NYS
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

"Creating the Future":  A 2020 Vision Update
Sponsor: NYSED-NYSL / Regents Advisory Council on Libraries, L.T.A. of N.Y.S.,
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #5 - 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

The Human Library - Real Books and Conversation
Sponsor: PLS / RSLP
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Travel the Road to a Special Legislative District
Sponsor: PLS
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Legal Issues for Public and Association Libraries
Sponsor: PLS  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Build Your Base. Grow. Support. Win.
Sponsor: PLS  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Rural Libraries "Table Talks"
Sponsor: RLRT
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #6 - 3:45:00 PM - 5:00 PM

New Library Disaster Responses
Sponsor: ULU
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #8 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Core Knowledge & Career Development

Sparking Internal Academic Library Advocacy
Sponsor: ASLS  
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Selecting Not to Censor
Sponsor: IFRT  
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #7 - 9:30 AM - 10:45:00 AM

What’s Your Library’s Reputation?
Sponsor: LAMS
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Speed Mentoring!
Sponsor: NMES  
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #8 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Writing for the Web
Sponsor: RASS
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #7 - 9:30 AM - 10:45:00 AM

Current Issues & Research

Curating Library Data, Big Data, Data Sets
Sponsor: ASLS
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Canadian Government Information: Knowing Our Neighbors
Sponsor: GIRT
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Same Information: Whole New Look
Sponsor: GIRT / BIRT
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Expand your Local Network!
Sponsor: NMES  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Self-Publishing: What it is - What it isn’t
Sponsor: NYLA / ESRT
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Get the Most for Your Money
Sponsor: RASS  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #5 - 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Libraries and Literacy Coalitions Essential Partners
Sponsor: RLRT  
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #7 - 9:30 AM - 10:45:00 AM

Diverse & Special Populations

Sparking Imagination Through Special Libraries
Sponsor: ASLS
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #7 - 9:30 AM - 10:45:00 AM

Disseminating Multicultural Works Through Self-Publishing
Sponsor: ESRT / REFORMA
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Sparking a New Life for Refugees
Sponsor: ESRT / REFORMA
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

The ABCDs of ESOL
Sponsor: ESRT / REFORMA / CORT
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #6 - 3:45:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Promoting Library Services Through Hispanic Media
Sponsor: REFORMA / ESRT
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Just Imagine! Libraries Welcoming Everyone!
Sponsor: RLSP  
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Enhancing Libraries for Children with Autism
Sponsor: RLSP / SSL / YSS
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Americans with Disabilities Act and Libraries
Sponsor: RLSP / PLS
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #5 - 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

School & Youth Programs, Services, and Literacy

You’re Reading WHAT?!?!
Sponsor: IFRT  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

New York's Early Literacy Plan and You
Sponsor: NYSED-NYSL / PULISDO
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #6 - 3:45:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Empire State IFC Masters Common Core
Sponsor: SLSA / SSL / SED
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #7 - 9:30 AM - 10:45:00 AM

Create a School Library Writing Center
Sponsor: SSL
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Information, Technology, Imagination, Intelligence and Teens
Sponsor: SSL / BIRT
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Family Literacy Night for the Community
Sponsor: SSL  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

HS2College, What’s IL’s Role?
Sponsor: SSL / BIRT
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #5 - 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Spark Your Advocacy to Ignite Support
Sponsor: SSL  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #6 - 3:45:00 PM - 5:00 PM

YOUmedia: Cypher @ Teen Central
Sponsor: YSS
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

YSS Membership Meeting and Meet Adam Gidwitz
Sponsor: YSS  
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Management and Activity Ideas for Storytimes
Sponsor: YSS / RSLP / SSL
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Create Active Learning Centers Anywhere
Sponsor: YSS  
Friday 9/27/2013
PS 5 / PS 6 - 2:15 PM - 5:00 PM

YSS Table Talks
Sponsor: YSS
Saturday 9/28/2013
PS 7 / PS 8 - 9:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Technology & Digital Information

Maker Spaces Spark Up Libraries
Sponsor: ASLS  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #5 - 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Moving Friends’ Records to Cloud Storage
Sponsor: EFR  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

EBook Discovery, Finding Patrons Good eBook Reads
Sponsor: LAMS  
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #8 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) – What Does it Mean for Libraries?
Sponsor: NY3Rs  
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

NYSED Virtual Learning Initiative
Sponsor: NYSED-NYSL / SSL
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

The Future of Reference CollectionsTools for Managing Digital Collections
Sponsor: RASS  
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Get SMART with Mobile Websites
Sponsor: SMART
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #2 - 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Rudi Weiss Lecture: IT Security for Librarians
Sponsor: SMART / ASLS
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

SMART Flash Talks & Membership Meeting
Sponsor: SMART  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #4 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

From Maps to Apps
Sponsor: SMART / RASS
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #7 - 9:30 AM - 10:45:00 AM

New York Heritage Online For You
Sponsor: SMART / GIRT
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #8 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Emerging Tech Trends in Libraries
Sponsor: SMART / ASLS
Friday 9/27/2013
PS 5 / PS 6 - 2:15 PM - 5:00 PM

User Services

Self-motivation for Prison and Jail Librarians
Sponsor: CORT  
Thursday 9/26/2013
Program Slot #1 - 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

(Book) Talk Soup: A Recipe for Successful Reading & Discussion Programs
Sponsor: NY Council for the Humanities  
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #7 - 9:30 AM - 10:35:00 AM

PLS Annual Meeting, Awards and Table Talks
Sponsor: PLS  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #6 - 3:45:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Malcolm Hill Lecture
Sponsor: PULISDO  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #6 - 3:45:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Innovative Reference Services
Sponsor: RASS  
Friday 9/27/2013
Program Slot #3 - 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

RASSberries and Cream: Featuring the Best of Reference
Sponsor: RASS  
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #8 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

NYLA-SSL Membership Forum
Sponsor: SSL  
Saturday 9/28/2013
Program Slot #8 - 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM