Beirut, Lebanon – 21st of April 2016 – everteam.mea, the leading provider of integrated ECM solutions in the MENA region, announced today that it will be sponsoring the 3rd conference “Thinking Together: Create, Share, Preserve, and Access”, which will be organized by the Lebanese Library Association (LLA) from the 18th till the 20th of May 2016 and hosted at the Lebanese American University (LAU) in Beirut.
Given the new information, technologies, and knowledge that librarians are relentlessly facing nowadays, it has become crucial to think of innovative ways to face the overwhelming challenges they bring. On that note, the Lebanese Librarian Association (LLA) decided to host, every two years, a conference to identify and address these challenges and their repercussions on the library world.
In collaboration with Asia and Oceania Regional Section of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), LLA will hold its 3rd Conference under the theme “Thinking Together: Create, Share, Preserve and Access”.
The conference is expected to bring together around 300 attendees, including librarians and information specialists from all sectors (academic, scholastic, public, and governmental); mainly from Lebanon, as well as Jordan, Iraq, and Syria.
The event will include 10 sessions, during which numerous speakers will approach interesting library related topics such as: The Changing role of Libraries in the Knowledge-based Economy and Sustainable Development, Challenges for Libraries in a Radically Changing Scholarly Communication Environment, Evaluation of Arabic Electronic Content on Subscription within academic library services, Managing the post-digital change of the academic libraries – quality management as a tool for evidence based service development, etc.
Being a platinum sponsor at the 2016 LLA conference, everteam.mea will be granted one speaking slot, during which it will showcase its leading-edge software solutions that are capable of significantly enhancing the librarians’ work processes, and provide its best of breed solutions that come in handy in today’s digital age, while keeping in line with the evolving trends and technologies for academic libraries.
“Everteam.mea is delighted to be sponsoring LLA’s 3rd conference, during which it will be given the opportunity to create awareness of its integrated ECM solutions and advanced services, as well as to help the audience tackle the existing challenges it is currently facing”, says Mr. Claude Ferzli – Channel Manager at everteam.mea.
About the Lebanese Library Association (LLA):
The Lebanese Library Association (LLA) is an association founded in 1960 with the vision of being the national home of library and information professionals in Lebanon. Its mission is to provide leadership for the development, promotion, and enhancement of the library and information sector, which will respectively be able to offer quality services to the Lebanese community.
For additional information please visit: http://lebaneselibraryassociation.org/