ACCUCOMS staff attending: TBD
ACCUCOMS is attending the 45th Annual Conference of the Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries (ACURIL) will be held June 7-11, 2015, at the Hotel Torarica and Casino, Paramaribo, Suriname.
ACURIL President, Jane W. Smith (Director of the Universityof Suriname Library http://ub.uvs.edu/ ) has announced that the general conference theme is COLLABORATIVE CONTINUING EDUCATION: LEARN, ACT AND INSPIRE – Professional and Personal Development Opportunities for Lifelong Learning in Libraries, Archives and Museums in the Caribbean.
The programme will include plenary sessions, seminar-workshops, poster sessions, meetings of special interest and content area groups, and general assemblies. Visits to different types of libraries, archives and museums are being scheduled. In the social segment a Black & White Opening Evening Reception, a Cultural Evening, and a Closing Red Carpet Evening is being organized.
Attendance is expected to exceed 250 persons: librarians, archivists documentalists, professors, researchers, students and other members of the Information- KnowledgeTechnology community in the Caribbean and Latin American region, Canada, US and Europe.