Regional PD

We’ve made a start on a list for 2018/2019 PD for the Asia region. Please note the following events with opportunities to attend and to present. Please email librarynetwork@gmail.com if you know of any other opportunities to add to these. The list below is in chronological order and is followed by links to other ongoing events in the region, as well as a list of past events. 

July 2018

30 July to 2 August 2018 (Queensland, Australia):
Asia-Pacific Library and Information Conference. Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.First joint conference of ALIA, Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (LIANZA), and Library Association of Singapore (LAS)

August 2018

24-30 August 2018 (KL, Malaysia):
IFLA 84th World Library and Information Congress, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

September 2018

5-7 September 2018 (Banten, Indonesia):
IBO, Cat 3: PYP/MYP–The Role of the LibrarianIBO, Cat 3: MYP–Approaches to Learning

6 – 8 September 2018 (Singapore):
Asian Festival of Children’s Content

11 September 2018 (Singapore):
TeachMeet at the Australian International School

19 September 2018 (Singapore):
21st Century Learning TeachMeet

21–23 September 2018 (Hong Kong): 
IBO, Cat 3: PYP–The Role of the Librarian, Hong Kong

October 2018

8–11 October 2018 (Singapore):
EduTech Asia

13-15 October 2018 (Singapore):
IBO, Cat 3: Making the PYP Library the Hub of Learning; IBO, Cat 3: MYP–Approaches to Learning

17 October 2018 (Singapore):
Follett Workshop with Larry Gilbert

17-19 October 2018 (Cebu City, Philippines):
5th International Conference on Children and Young Adult’s Librarianship (National Library of the Philippines)

19 October 2018 at Tanglin Trust School (Singapore):
Job Alike Workshop (JAW) for Library Officers

November 2018

1-3 November 2018 (Tokyo, Japan):
Learning 2.0 at ASIJ (American School in Japan)

8-10 November 2018 at Bangkok Patana School (Thailand):
Librarians Knowledge Sharing Workshop (LKSW)

08-10 November 2018 (Beijing):
IBO, Cat 3: PYP/MYP/DP–The Role of the Librarian; IBO, Cat 3: DP–Approaches to Learning

10-11 November 2018 (Singapore):
Socratic seminars with John Zola at UWCSEA

27 November 2018 (Singapore):
21st Century Learning TeachMeet

December 2018

12-13 December 2018 (Hong Kong):
Asia-Pacific International Schools Conference

February 2019

28 February 2019 (Singapore):
21st Century Learning TeachMeet

March 2019

6-9 March 2019 21CLHK (Hong Kong):
21st Century Learning, Hong Kong

29-30 March 2019 at Taipei American School (Taipei, Taiwan):
EARCOS Librarians Weekend :Reading and research across language and culture

July 2019

5-7 July 2019 (Adelaide, Australia):
New Librarians Symposium (Australian Library and Information Association)


Links to professional development opportunities in the region


Past events