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The Symposium on Leadership and Management

In our collaboration with the Special Libraries Association (SLA), we are excited to introduce the new Symposium on Leadership and Management for Looking Back, Forging Ahead MLA | SLA '23 in Detroit. It is free to all in-person attendees. The Symposium is designed for health sciences librarians and information professionals in all areas at all levels of experience and knowledge.

Session Schedule

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Wednesday, May 17

10:30 am - noon

Leading Yourself and Others: Unlocking Your Potential and Thriving

1:30 - 3:00 pm

Connecting with Stakeholders and Communicating Your Library's Value Proposition

Thursday, May 18

9:00 am - 10:30 am

It's Not Them, It's Us: Understanding and Addressing the Factors that Negatively Impact the Recruitment, Hiring, and Retention of BIPOC Librarians

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Re-thinking the Definition of Community and Connections in a Virtually Connected World

Friday, May 19

9:00 - 10:30 am

Improv and Librarianship

1:00 - 2:30 pm 

Forging Ahead: Libraries as Engines of Innovation