Tuesday, May 2

Conference at a Glance

7:30 AM Registration

Lobby General Interest

7:45 AM Breakfast

Mystic Foyer and Mystic Ballroom General Interest

8:00 AM Exhibit Hall Opens

Marriott Ballroom General Interest

8:15 AM CLA Awards Ceremony

Mystic Ballroom General Interest

9:15 AM CLA Annual Meeting

Mystic Ballroom General Interest

9:30 AM Session 1: Keynote

Mystic BallroomJohn ChrastkaThe Advocate's Playbook General Interest

10:20 AM Morning Break

Marriott Ballroom Exclusive Exhibitor Time and Refreshments General Interest

10:20 AM-4:00 PM All Day Special Events (Excluding Lunch Times)

Conference Room 4 Sensory/Relaxation Room General InterestConference Room 8 Resume Review Sessions General Interest

10:55-11:50 AM Session 2: Breakouts

Mystic Ballroom Digital Navigation: Peer to Peer Consulting with Libraries That are Making it Work Adult ServicesConference Room 2Nama'Stay in my Chair General InterestConference Room 3 Implementing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in the Catalog: A case of Library Connection (LCI) Libraries Public ServicesConference Room 5 Revolutionizing Outreach General InterestConference Room 6 Office Administrative Networking Professional DevelopmentConference Room 7 Working with Consultants: What You Didn’t Learn in Library School Leadership/Management

11:55AM-12:50 PM Session 3: Breakouts

Conference Room 1 Connecting for Health: Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) Funding for Healthier Communities Public ServicesConference Room 2 Can we get satisfaction? We can try! Creating and Administering a Library Staff Satisfaction Survey Leadership/ManagementConference Room 3 Renovating for Future Users Academic ServicesConference Room 5 Strategic Plans: Good, Better, Best Leadership/ManagementConference Room 6 Host a GAP (Giving Alzheimer's A Purpose) Gathering In Your Library Adult ServicesConference Room 7 Adventures in the Library of Things Adult Services

12:50-1:50 PM Lunch & Library Pros Podcast

Mystic Foyer & Mystic Ballroom General Interest

1:50-2:45 PM Session 4: Breakouts

Conference Room 1 Reread, Reuse, Redecorate Adult ServicesConference Room 2 Great Mentors Know that Advice is Overrated Leadership/ManagementConference Room 3 Date Night With Your ILS: Reigniting the Spark and Making the Most of it for Your Staff & Patrons Adult ServicesConference Room 5 Unpacking the Censor’s Toolbox General InterestConference Room 6 The Americans with Disabilities Act: A Keyword Journey Through Its Principles and Provisions Public ServicesConference Room 7Crafting Values: How to Build a Library for Today--and Tomorrow Leadership/Management

2:45 PM Afternoon Break

Marriott Ballroom Exclusive Exhibitor Time and Refreshments General Interest

3:15-4:10 PM Session 5: Breakouts

Mystic Ballroom Making Mindfulness General InterestConference Room 1 Navigating the Law Library Services Unit, CT Judicial Branch Adult ServicesConference Room 2 Running on Thin Ice: A discussion of overexercising, undereating, and perfectionism General InterestConference Room 3 Change Management: Setting the Stage for Success Leadership/ManagementConference Room 5 Resource Sharing with requestIT CT and the FulfILLment Platform Adult ServicesConference Room 7 Connecting to an AI-Driven World: What Librarians Need to Know About Machine Academic Services