IFLA live streams highlights of the World Library and Information Congress 2019

(20 Aug 2019)  This year’s IFLA World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) will again be live streamed. With an even larger offer than in previous years, you will be able to access 11 key sessions from our diverse and world-class programme.

The WLIC 2019 live stream offer will include some of IFLA’s most popular sessions:

  • Opening Session (Sunday 25 August from 10:30 – 12:00 GMT+3)
  • IFLA Highlights Session (Monday 26 August from 08:30 – 09:30 GMT+3)
  • IFLA President’s Session (Monday 26 August from 09:30 – 11:30 GMT+3)
  • From Vision to Implementation – IFLA’s Strategy (Monday 26 August from 11:45 – 12:45 GMT+3)
  • Legislators’ Panel: What Lawmakers Think about Libraries (Monday 26 August from 13:45 – 14:45 GMT+3)
  • Strengthening the Global Voice: Securing the Future of Libraries (Monday 26 August from 14:45 – 15:45 GMT+3)
  • Closing Session (Thursday 29 August from 16:00 – 17:30 GMT+3)

There will also be a selection of key sessions organised by IFLA’s Professional Units:

  • “Twenty Years of the IFLA Intellectual Freedom Statement: Constancy and Change”, by the IFLA Freedom of Access to Information and Freedom of Expression (FAIFE) Advisory Committee (Sunday 25 August from 13:45 – 15:45 GMT+3),
  • “Innovation in Changing Times” by the IFLA Latin America and the Caribbean Section (Monday 26 August from 16:00 – 18:00 GMT+3),
  • “Legal Implications of Disruptive Technologies in Libraries” organised by the IFLA Copyright and other Legal Matters (CLM) Advisory Committee (Thursday 29 August from 08:30 – 10:30 GMT+3)
  • “Library Love Stories” co-organised by the IFLA New Professionals Special Interest Group (NPSIG) with the IFLA Management and Marketing Section (Thursday 29 August from 10:45 – 12:45 GMT+3)

The original news from IFLA is here.