Networking at Conference
Who are these people?
ALA Members* * Most likely all of them are ALA Members
The best part of conference is who you meet At programs
The best part of conference is who you meet At programs At receptions
The best part of conference is who you meet At programs At receptions Even waiting in line for the shuttle bus
With hundreds of programs, committee meetings and social events going on…
This is the one place in the world where someone else also “gets it.”
… here are some tips on the best ways to find other members and to make new friends at Conference
<ul><li>Get answers and make connections </li></ul>Ask and you shall…
It is as simple as introducing yourself
It is as simple as introducing yourself to the person seated next to you
Chances are, if you are in the same program You have similar interests
Socials, parties and receptions
Visit the Welcome Desk here in the Membership Pavilion for a list of today’s open social events You are most welcome to at...
Birds of a Feather Lunches
Four tables are reserved here in the Member Lounge for 1-hour lunch discussion groups each day Birds of a Feather Lunches
Pick a topic you want to convene or kibitz at And be sure to collect contact info to keep the conversation going after con...
Network from Home
Keep the conversation going when you get home through ALA social networks
Whether you have a little time or barely any at all
ALA blogs, groups and meet-ups will keep you in touch with other members
Network Your Interests
There is a group for you at ALA
Members set the course for the association and the profession.
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Colleagues

  1. 2. Networking at Conference
  2. 3. Who are these people?
  3. 4. ALA Members* * Most likely all of them are ALA Members
  4. 5. The best part of conference is who you meet At programs
  5. 6. The best part of conference is who you meet At programs At receptions
  6. 7. The best part of conference is who you meet At programs At receptions Even waiting in line for the shuttle bus
  7. 8. With hundreds of programs, committee meetings and social events going on…
  8. 9. This is the one place in the world where someone else also “gets it.”
  9. 10. … here are some tips on the best ways to find other members and to make new friends at Conference
  10. 11. <ul><li>Get answers and make connections </li></ul>Ask and you shall…
  11. 12. It is as simple as introducing yourself
  12. 13. It is as simple as introducing yourself to the person seated next to you
  13. 14. Chances are, if you are in the same program You have similar interests
  14. 15. Socials, parties and receptions
  15. 16. Visit the Welcome Desk here in the Membership Pavilion for a list of today’s open social events You are most welcome to attend
  16. 17. Birds of a Feather Lunches
  17. 18. Four tables are reserved here in the Member Lounge for 1-hour lunch discussion groups each day Birds of a Feather Lunches
  18. 19. Pick a topic you want to convene or kibitz at And be sure to collect contact info to keep the conversation going after conference
  19. 20. Network from Home
  20. 21. Keep the conversation going when you get home through ALA social networks
  21. 22. Whether you have a little time or barely any at all
  22. 23. ALA blogs, groups and meet-ups will keep you in touch with other members
  23. 24. Network Your Interests
  24. 25. There is a group for you at ALA
  25. 26. Members set the course for the association and the profession.
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