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 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

April 2019

3 April 2019 (Singapore): “Truth & Lies: Trust in Times of Information Disorder” at SMU

July 2019

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

November 2019

14-16 November 2019 (Alice Smith School; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) Librarians Knowledge Sharing Workshop

Links to professional development opportunities in the region

Past events