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Due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus Pandemic, many conferences have been postponed or cancelled.

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(Note: Conferences still occurring virtually have had their location changed to "Online Only.")



Last Updated: June 15, 2020
 

July 2020

July 9 – 10, ICLS 2020: 14. International Conference on Library Science
Place: Prague, Czech Republic
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://waset.org/library-science-conference-in-july-2020-in-prague

July 13 – 17, American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) 2020 virtual conference: "Unmasking Our Potential"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: American Association of Law Libraries (AALL)
URL: https://www.aallnet.org/conference/

July 16, The future for the UK’s copyright framework
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Westminster Forum
URL: https://www.westminsterforumprojects.co.uk/conference/Future-for-UK-copyright-2020

July 16, MIRA (Makerspaces for Innovation and Research in Academics) Conference
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://laverne.libguides.com/mira/home

July 20 – 22, International Coalition of Library Consortia (ICOLC) Meeting
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://icolc.net/meeting/380

July 21 – 22, Managing Different Acquisition Models (ALCTS e-Forum)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS)
URL: http://www.ala.org/alcts/confevents/upcoming/e-forum/072120

July 22, CILIP Health Libraries Group (HLG) Conference 2020
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: CILIP Health Libraries Group
URL: http://www.cilip.org.uk/hlg

July 27 – August 9, Medical Library Association (MLA) ’20 vConference and Exhibits: "Vision: The Future in Focus"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Medical Library Association (MLA)
URL: https://www.mlanet.org/p/cm/ld/fid=1122&&blogaid=3001

July 29 – 31, OLA 2020: 113th Annual Conference of the Oklahoma Library Association
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Oklahoma Library Association (OLA)
URL: https://www.oklibs.org/page/ola2020

 

August 2020

August 1 – 5, ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL 2020)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://2020.jcdl.org/

August 3 – 8, Joint Annual Meeting of the Council of State Archivists and the Society of American Archivists: "Creating Our Future"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Council of State Archivists and Society of American Archivists
URL: https://www2.archivists.org/conference

August 4 – 7, International Society of Managing & Technical Editors (ISMTE)2020 North American Virtual Event: "Evolving Trends in Scholarly Publishing"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: International Society of Managing & Technical Editors (ISMTE)
URL: https://www.ismte.org/page/2020NAConference

August 12 – 13, Environmentally inspiring and engaging buildings, research, education and library services (IFLA Satellite Meeting)
Place: Cork, Ireland
Sponsor/Organizer: IFLA Environment, Sustainability and Libraries Special Interest Group and Preservation and Conservation Section
URL: https://2020.ifla.org/cfp-calls/ensulib-with-preservation-conservation/

August 12 – 13, Artificial Intelligence in Discovery and User Experience (IFLA Satellite Meeting)
Place: Galway, Ireland
Sponsor/Organizer: IFLA Information Technology and Reference & Information Services Sections
URL: https://nuigalwaywlicit.clr.events/event/129311:ai-in-discovery-and-user-experience

August 13 – 14, International Research in LIS: Challenges and Opportunities (IFLA Satellite Meeting)
Place: Dublin, Ireland
Sponsor/Organizer: IFLA Library Theory and Research Section (LTR), IFLA Social Science Libraries Section, and IFLA Journal
URL: https://2020.ifla.org/cfp-calls/library-theory-and-research-with-social-science-libraries-and-ifla-journal/

August 14, Of what is past, and passing, and to come': art library networks in transition (IFLA Satellite Meeting)
Place: Dublin, Ireland
Sponsor/Organizer: IFLA Art Libraries Section
URL: https://2020.ifla.org/cfp-calls/art-libraries-satellite-mtg/

August 14, Health literacy: libraries and communities working together for health & wellbeing (IFLA Satellite Meeting)
Place: Dublin, Ireland
Sponsor/Organizer: IFLA Health and Biosciences Libraries Section (HBS), Evidence for Global and Disaster Health (E4GDH) Special Interest Group, and Health Sciences Libraries Group of the Library Association of Ireland
URL: https://2020.ifla.org/cfp-calls/health-and-biosciences-libraries-with-evidence-for-global-and-disaster-health/

August 15 – 19, Medical Library Association (MLA) Annual Meeting: "The Future in Focus"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Medical Library Association (MLA)
URL: https://www.mlanet.org/p/cm/ld/fid=56

August 16 – 20, American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Chemical Information (CINF) 260th National Meeting: "Moving Chemistry from Bench to Market"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Chemical Information (CINF)
URL: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/meetings/national-meeting.html

August 25 – 27, 24th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://eric.univ-lyon2.fr/adbis-tpdl-eda-2020/tpdl/call-for-papers-tpdl/

August 25 – 27, 16th International Symposium on Open Collaboration (OpenSym 2020)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://opensym.org/

August 26, Transforming Search: What the Information Community Can and Should Build
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: National Information Standards Organization (NISO)
URL: https://www.niso.org/events/2020/08/transforming-search-what-information-community-can-and-should-build

August 26 – 30, Beijing International Book Fair
Place: Beijing, China
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://www.bibf.net/EN/

August 27 – 29, 3rd LIS Academy Conference: "Reinventing Excellence in Librarianship"
Place: Hyderabad, India
Sponsor/Organizer: LIS Academy
URL: http://www.lislinks.com/events/3rd-lis-academy-conference-at-university-of-hyderabad

August 27 – 30, 18th Ghana International Book Fair (GIBF)
Place: Accra, Ghana
Sponsor/Organizer: Ghana Book Publishers Association
URL: https://ghanabookfair.com/?page=welcome

 

September 2020

September 2 – 4, International Society of Addiction Journal Editors (ISAJE) Annual Meeting 2020
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: International Society of Addiction Journal Editors (ISAJE)
URL: http://www.isaje.net/annual-meeting.html

September 2 – 6, Moscow International Book Fair
Place: Moscow, Russia
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://fair.mibf.info/english

September 7 – 8, Growing Successful Open Access Journals (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Training/Growing-Successful-OA-Journals/70027

September 9 – 11, CILIP Metadata & Discovery Group (MDG) (formerly Cataloguing & Indexing Group (CIG)) Conference 2020: "Metadata and Discovery"
Place: Birmingham, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Chartered Institute for Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) Metadata & Discovery Group (MDG)
URL: https://www.cilip.org.uk/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1332403&group=

September 9 – 13, Indonesia International Book Fair
Place: Jakarta, Indonesia
Sponsor/Organizer: Indonesian Publishers Association (IKAPI)
URL: https://10times.com/iibf

September 10, Experience sharing seminar “Cataloguing in Transformation”
Place: Vilnius, Lithuania
Sponsor/Organizer: Permanent UNIMARC Committee at IFLA and Lithuania National Library
URL: https://www.ifla.org/node/92913

September 10 – 12, Colorado Association of Libraries 2020 (CALCON20) Conference
Place: Loveland, CO
Sponsor/Organizer: Colorado Association of Libraries (CAL)
URL: https://www.calcon2020.org/

September 11, Urban Librarians Conference 2020: "Caution, Librarians At Work!"
Place: Brooklyn, NY
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://www.urbanlibrariansconference.org/

September 11 – 13, South African Book Fair
Place: Johannesburg, South Africa
Sponsor/Organizer: South African Book Development Council
URL: https://www.southafricanbookfair.co.za/

September 14 – 15, International Society of Managing & Technical Editors (ISMTE) 2020 Asia Conference: "Evolving Trends in Scholarly Publishing"
Place: Melbourne, Vic., Australia
Sponsor/Organizer: International Society of Managing & Technical Editors (ISMTE)
URL: https://www.ismte.org/page/2020ASIAAgenda

September 14 – 15, Digital Book World (DBW) 2020
Place: Nashville, TN
Sponsor/Organizer: VoiceFirst Events
URL: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/digital-book-world-2020-registration-71821139963

September 15 – 17, Open Access Days (Open Access 2020 - Bielefeld Online: Paths, Actors, Effects)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://open-access.net/community/open-access-tage

September 16, Privacy in the Age of Surveillance: Everyone’s Concern
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: National Information Standards Organization (NISO)
URL: https://www.niso.org/events/2020/09/privacy-age-surveillance-everyones-concern

September 16, DAM Chicago 2020
Place: Chicago, IL
Sponsor/Organizer: Henry Stewart Conferences
URL: https://www.henrystewartconferences.com/events/events-dam-chicago-2020

September 16, Digital Book World (DBW) Global
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: VoiceFirst Events
URL: https://events.eventzilla.net/e/dbw-global-2138775405

September 16 – 20, Manila International Book Fair (MIBF)
Place: Manila, Philippines
Sponsor/Organizer: Primetrade Asia, Inc.
URL: http://manilabookfair.com/

September 20 – 23, Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA) 2020 Fall Membership Meeting
Place: Austin, TX
Sponsor/Organizer: Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA)
URL: https://www.cosla.org/Events

September 21 – 22, Selling in a Crisis: Introduction to Sales Management in Scholarly Publishing (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Training/Introduction-to-Sales-Management-/70120

September 21 – 23, Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) North America
Place: Tempe, AZ
Sponsor/Organizer: Center for Information-Development Management
URL: https://cm-strategies.com/

September 21 – 25, New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association (NAIBA) and Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA) Joint Conference and Tradeshow: "New Voices, New Rooms"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association (NAIBA) and Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA)
URL: https://www.naiba.com/

September 22 – 24, Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA) Conference 2020
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA)
URL: https://oaspa.org/conference/

September 22 – 24, Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) meeting
Place: Madrid, Spain
Sponsor/Organizer: PASIG Steering Committee
URL: https://www.pasig2020memoriademadrid.es/

September 23, 10th Annual Conference on Electronic Theses and Dissertations (USETDA 2020): "Making Connections: Scholarly Communication in the Digital Age"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: US Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Association (USETDA)
URL: https://www.usetda.org/usetda-conferences/usetda-2020/

September 23 – 24, National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW) National Conference 2020
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW)
URL: https://nagw.org/conference

September 23 – 25, 14th International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science (RCIS)
Place: Limasool, Cyprus
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://www.rcis-conf.com/rcis2020/

September 24 – 27, Gothenburg Book Fair
Place: Gothenburg, Sweden
Sponsor/Organizer: Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre Group
URL: https://goteborg-bookfair.com/

September 27 – 30, School Library Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (SLANZA) 2020 Conference
Place: Wellington, New Zealand
Sponsor/Organizer: School Library Association of New Zealand Aotearoa (SLANZA)
URL: http://www.slanza.org.nz/news/2020-slanza-conference-in-wellington

September 29 – October 2, 9th Eurasian Academic Libraries Conference - 2020: "Alive to Changes: Engage. Embrace. Ensure"
Place: Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Sponsor/Organizer: Nazarbayev University Library and the Association of University Libraries in the Republic of Kazakhstan
URL: https://nu.kz.libguides.com/EALC-2020

September 30 – October 1, Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Training/Commissioning-Content/70119

September 30 – October 1, South Dakota Library Association (SDLA) Annual Conference: "Libraries Lead"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: South Dakota Library Association (SDLA)
URL: https://www.sdlibraryassociation.org/page/Conference2020

September 30 – October 1, Outsell Signature Event 2020
Place: London, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Outsell Inc.
URL: https://www.outsellinc.com/outsell-signature-event-2020/

September 30 – October 2, 2020 Missouri Library Association (MLA) Annual Conference: "Envision, Engage, Empower"
Place: Springfield, MO
Sponsor/Organizer: Missouri Library Association (MLA)
URL: http://molib.org/conference/2020-mla-annual-conference/

September 30 – October 2, North Dakota Library Association Annual Conference
Place: Bismarck/Mandan, ND
Sponsor/Organizer: North Dakota Library Association (NDLA)
URL: https://ndla.info/2020_

September 30 – October 3, Association for Rural and Small Libraries (ARSL) 2020 Conference: "SOAR with Libraries: Sharing Our Amazing Resources"
Place: Wichita, KS
Sponsor/Organizer: Association for Rural and Small Libraries (ARSL)
URL: https://arsl.info/2020-conference-main-page/

 

October 2020

October 1 – 2, 2020 Minnesota Library Association (MLA) Annual Conference
Place: Duluth, MN
Sponsor/Organizer: Minnesota Library Association (MLA)
URL: https://www.mnlibraryassociation.org/page/2020Conference

October 2 – 4, Idaho Library Association Annual Conference 2019: "Keeping REAL: Relevant Engaging Accessible Libraries!"
Place: Nampa, ID
Sponsor/Organizer: Idaho Library Association (ILA)
URL: http://www.idaholibraries.org/event-3274444

October 4 – 8, IFLA Metropolitan Libraries Conference 2020 (MetLib 2020): "Staffing the Public Library in 2030"
Place: Utrecht, Netherlands
Sponsor/Organizer: IFLA-Metropolitan Libraries Section
URL: https://www.ifla.org/node/92877

October 5 – 6, SMX Advanced Europe
Place: Berlin, Germany
Sponsor/Organizer: Third Door Media
URL: https://smxadvanced.eu/

October 5 – 16, Subscription Show 2020
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Subscription Insider
URL: https://www.subscriptionshow.com/agenda

October 6, Society of Indexers Annual Conference: “New Decade, New Directions”
Place: Birmingham, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Society of Indexers
URL: https://www.indexers.org.uk/training-development/conferences/

October 6 – 7, Streaming Media West 2020
Place: Huntington Beach, CA
Sponsor/Organizer: Information Today, Inc.
URL: https://www.streamingmedia.com/conferences/west2020

October 7, How Journals Work, Session 1: An introduction (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Online-Training/How-Journals-Work/70495

October 7 – 9, Nebraska Library Association (NLA) 2020 Conference: "Together Facing Forward"
Place: Kearney, NE
Sponsor/Organizer: Nebraska Library Association (NLA)
URL: https://nebraskalibraries.org/meetinginfo.php?id=3&ts=1539288024

October 7 – 9, LIBER, Feria Internacional del Libro
Place: Barcelona, Spain
Sponsor/Organizer: Federation of Editors' Guilds of Spain (FGEE)
URL: http://www.liber.es/

October 7 – 9, Georgia Libraries Conference (GLC): "Building Better Together"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Georgia Library Association (GLA)
URL: https://gla.georgialibraries.org/glc/

October 7 – 9, West Virginia Library Association 2020 Annual Meeting
Place: Davis, WV
Sponsor/Organizer: West Virginia Library Association (WVLA)
URL: https://wvla.org/meetinginfo.php

October 7 – 9, 20230 South Carolina Library Association (SCLA) Annual Conference
Place: Columbia, SC
Sponsor/Organizer: South Carolina Library Association (SCLA)
URL: https://www.scla.org/index.php?option=com_jevents&task=icalrepeat.detail&evid=32&Itemid=115&year=2020&month=10&day=07&title=2020-scla-conference

October 7 – 10, 2020 Washington Library Association (WLA) Conference: "Looking to the Future"
Place: Spokane, WA
Sponsor/Organizer: Washington Library Association (WLA)
URL: https://www.wla.org/2020-wla-conference

October 8 – 9, 2020 Wyoming Library Association (WLA) Conference
Place: Casper, WY
Sponsor/Organizer: Wyoming Library Association (WLA)
URL: https://wyla.org/Conference-Planning-Schedule

October 13, STM Frankfurt Conference
Place: Frankfurt, Germany
Sponsor/Organizer: International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers (STM)
URL: https://www.stm-assoc.org/events/stm-frankfurt-conference-2020/

October 14 – 16, Iowa Library Association (ILA) 2020 Conference: "Vision 2020"
Place: Dubuque, IA
Sponsor/Organizer: Iowa Library Association (ILA)
URL: https://www.iowalibraryassociation.org/index.php/conference

October 14 – 16, 10th Shanghai International Library Forum (SILF): "Building Libraries for a New Age: Perseverance, Transformation and Disruption"
Place: Shanghai, China
Sponsor/Organizer: Shanghai Library, Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of Shanghai
URL: http://silf2020.library.sh.cn/en/

October 14 – 16, Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services 2020 Conference
Place: Dallas, TX
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services (ABOS)
URL: https://abos-outreach.com/

October 14 – 17, Arizona Library Association Annual Conference: Vision 2020: Libraries Moving Forward
Place: Prescott, AZ
Sponsor/Organizer: Arizona Library Association (AzLA)
URL: https://azlaweb.blogspot.com/2020/03/save-date-azla-annual-conference.html

October 14 – 18, Frankfurt Book Fair
Place: Frankfurt, Germany
Sponsor/Organizer: Frankfurter Buchmesse
URL: https://www.buchmesse.de/en/service/opening-hours

October 15, Housekeeping for Historic Collections
Place: Philadelphia, PA
Sponsor/Organizer: Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA)
URL: https://ccaha.org/events/housekeeping-historic-collections

October 15 – 16, Arkansas Library Association (ArLA) Annual Conference: "Charting New Waters"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Arkansas Library Association (ArLA)
URL: https://www.arlib.org/conference

October 15 – 16, Kentucky Library Association (KLA) Conference: "Libraries: United We Stand"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Kentucky Library Association (KLA)
URL: https://www.klaonline.org/

October 15 – 18, Special Libraries Association (SLA) 2020 Annual Conference: "Driving Forward"
Place: Charlotte, NC
Sponsor/Organizer: Special Libraries Association (SLA)
URL: https://connect.sla.org/ac2020/welcometocharlotte

October 16, Data Harmony Users Group East (DHUGE)
Place: Washington, DC
Sponsor/Organizer: Access Innovations, Inc.
URL: https://www.accessinn.com/2020/03/17/data-harmony-users-group-east-dhuge/

October 18 – 20, Designing Libraries IX
Place: Philadelphia, PA
Sponsor/Organizer: Jisc and Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
URL: https://www.cni.org/event/dl9/

October 18 – 21, Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA) Annual Conference
Place: Mount Pocono, PA
Sponsor/Organizer: Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA)
URL: https://www.palibraries.org/page/2020ConferencePrelim

October 19 – 21, Maryland Library Association/Delaware Library Association Joint State Conference
Place: Cambridge, MD
Sponsor/Organizer: Maryland Library Association/Delaware Library Association (MDLA/DLA)
URL: https://dla.lib.de.us/state-conference-info/

October 19 – 22, Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Training/Agile-Project-Management-for-Publishing/70118

October 20, How Journals Work, Session 2: Measuring Success (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Online-Training/How-Journals-Work/70495

October 20 – 22, 2020 Illinois Library Association (ILA) Conference: "Many Libraries, one State: We are ILA"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Illinois Library Association (ILA)
URL: https://www.ila.org/events/annual-conference

October 20 – 22, Internet Libarian 2020
Place: Monterey, CA
Sponsor/Organizer: Information Today, Inc.
URL: http://internet-librarian.infotoday.com/2020/default.aspx

October 20 – 23, ALISE 2020 Annual Conference: "Transforming LIS Education in an Interconnected World"
Place: Pittsburgh, PA
Sponsor/Organizer: Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE)
URL: https://ali.memberclicks.net/alise-2020-conference

October 21 – 23, New Mexico Library Association (NMLA) Annual Conference
Place: Albuquerque, NM
Sponsor/Organizer: New Mexico Library Association (NMLA)
URL: https://nmla.wildapricot.org/Conferences/

October 22 – 23, Virginia Library Association (VLA) Annual Conference: "Pass On What You Have Learned"
Place: Norfolk, VA
Sponsor/Organizer: Virginia Library Association (VLA)
URL: https://www.vla.org/upcoming-conferences

October 22 – 25, 24th International Krakow International Book Fair
Place: Krakow, Poland
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://www.ksiazka.krakow.pl/

October 22 – 25, Helsinki Book Fair
Place: Helsinki, Finland
Sponsor/Organizer: Finnish Book Publishers Association and Booksellers’ Association of Finland
URL: https://kirjamessut.messukeskus.com/?lang=en

October 22 – November 1, ASIS&T 83rd Annual Meeting: "Information for a Sustainable World: Addressing Society's Grand Challenges"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T)
URL: https://www.asist.org/am20/

October 25 – 27, New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association (NAIBA)
Place: Baltimore, MD
Sponsor/Organizer: New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association (NAIBA)
URL: https://www.naiba.com/page/fallconference

October 25 – 27, New England Library Association (NELA) & New Hampshire Library Association (NHLA) Joint 2020 Conference
Place: Manchester, NH
Sponsor/Organizer: New England Library Association (NELA) & New Hampshire Library Association (NHLA)
URL: http://nelib.org/

October 25 – 30, Yale Publishing Course: "Leadership Strategies in Book Publishing"
Place: New Haven, CT
Sponsor/Organizer: Yale University School of Management
URL: https://som.yale.edu/programs/executive-education/for-individuals/leadership/yale-publishing-course#book

October 26 – 27, CILIP Scotland Annual Conference
Place: Dundee, Scotland, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Chartered Institute for Library and Information Professionals (CILIP)
URL: https://www.cilip.org.uk/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1334245&group=

October 26 – 28, Library Assessment Conference 2020
Place: Rosemont, IL
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and University of Washington (UW) Libraries
URL: https://www.libraryassessment.org/

October 27 – 30, 2020 Wisconsin Library Association (WLA) Conference
Place: Green Bay, WI
Sponsor/Organizer: Wisconsin Library Association (WLA)
URL: https://www.wisconsinlibraries.org/wla-annual-conference

October 27 – 31, 21st annual meeting of the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR)
URL: https://aoir.org/aoir2020/cfp/

October 28 – 30, Michigan Library Association (MLA) Annual Conference
Place: Kalamazoo, MI
Sponsor/Organizer: Michigan Library Association (MLA)
URL: https://www.milibraries.org/annual-conference

October 28 – 30, Ohio Library Council (OLC) Convention and Expo: "Developing Greatness"
Place: Columbus, OH
Sponsor/Organizer: Ohio Library Council (OLC)
URL: http://olc.org/convention-expo/

October 28 – 30, Kansas Library Association (KLA) Conference: "The Big Think - Innovation * Inspiration * Impact"
Place: Wichita, KS
Sponsor/Organizer: Kansas Library Association (KLA)
URL: https://kslibassoc.org/KLA_Conference_2020

October 28 – 30, 2020 Florida Library Association Annual Conference: "Leading Forward"
Place: Orlando, FL
Sponsor/Organizer: Florida Library Association (FLA)
URL: https://www.flalib.org/2020-fla-annual-conference

October 28 – 30, 2020 Virginia Library Association Conference
Place: Hot Springs, VA
Sponsor/Organizer: Virginia Library Association (VLA)
URL: https://www.vla.org/upcoming-conferences

October 28 – November 1, Salon du Livre de Genθve
Place: Geneva, Switzerland
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://salondulivre.ch/

October 29 – 31, 21st annual meeting of the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR)
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR)
URL: https://aoir.org/aoir2020/

October 30 – November 8, 26th Sao Paulo Book Biennial Fair
Place: Sγo Paulo, Brazil
Sponsor/Organizer: Reed Exhibitions Brasil
URL: https://www.bienaldolivrosp.com.br/pt-br.html

October 31 – November 8, Istanbul International Book Fair
Place: Istanbul, Turkey
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://istanbulkitapfuari.com/en/

 

November 2020

November 1 – 4, SLA Pharmaceutical & Health Technology (PHT) Meeting (formerly the Spring Meeting)
Place: Philadelphia, PA
Sponsor/Organizer: SLA Pharmaceutical & Health Technology (PHT) Division
URL: https://connect.sla.org/pht/home

November 2 – 4, Annual OPERAS Conference “Opening up Social Sciences in Europe: from Promises to Reality"
Place: Brussels, Belgium
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://operas.hypotheses.org/4045

November 2 – 6, Charleston Library Conference 2020
Place: Charleston, SC
Sponsor/Organizer: Charleston Information Group
URL: https://charlestonlibraryconference.com/about/

November 4 – 7, New York Library Association (NYLA) Annual Conference and Trade Show
Place: Saratoga Springs, NY
Sponsor/Organizer: New York Library Association (NYLA)
URL: https://www.nyla.org/4DCGI/cms/review.html

November 4 – 14, Sharjah International Book Fair
Place: Sharjah, UAE
Sponsor/Organizer: Sharjah Book Authority
URL: http://sibf.com/en/home

November 8 – 12, Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum
Place: Baltimore, MD
Sponsor/Organizer: Digital Library Federation (DLF)
URL: https://forum2020.diglib.org/

November 11, Understanding Copyright (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: London, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Training/Understanding-Copyright/70030

November 11, Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: London, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Training/Advanced-Journal-Development/70117

November 11 – 12, SMX East
Place: New York, NY
Sponsor/Organizer: Third Door Media
URL: https://marketinglandevents.com/smx/east/

November 11 – 14, AMIA 2020 Conference
Place: El Paso, TX
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA)
URL: http://www.amiaconference.net/

November 11 – 15, Vienna International Book Fair
Place: Vienna, Austria
Sponsor/Organizer: Buch Wien
URL: http://www.buchwien.at/

November 12, International Society of Managing & Technical Editors (ISMTE) 2020 European Conference
Place: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sponsor/Organizer: International Society of Managing & Technical Editors (ISMTE)
URL: https://www.ismte.org/page/Conferences

November 12 – 14, European Medical Writers Association (EMWA) Fall 2020 Conference
Place: London, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: European Medical Writers Association (EMWA)
URL: https://www.emwa.org/conferences/future-conferences/#

November 16 – 17, Taxonomy Boot Camp 2020
Place: Washington, DC
Sponsor/Organizer: Information Today, Inc.
URL: https://www.taxonomybootcamp.com/2020/default.aspx

November 16 – 18, 2020 Indiana Library Federation (ILF) Annual Conference
Place: Fort Wayne, IN
Sponsor/Organizer: Indiana Library Federation (ILF)
URL: https://www.ilfonline.org/page/AnnualConference

November 16 – 18, 17th European Association of Health Information and Libraries (EAHIL) Conference: "Be Open, Act Together"
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: European Association of Health Information and Libraries (EAHIL)
URL: https://eahil2020.wordpress.com/2020/06/09/eahil2020-online/

November 16 – 19, KM World 2020
Place: Washington, DC
Sponsor/Organizer: Information Today, Inc.
URL: https://www.kmworld.com/Conference/2020

November 17 – 19, Enterprise Search and Discovery 2020
Place: Washington, DC
Sponsor/Organizer: Information Today, Inc.
URL: https://www.enterprisesearchanddiscovery.com/2020/default.aspx

November 18 – 19, Office 365 Symposium 2020
Place: Washington, DC
Sponsor/Organizer: Information Today, Inc.
URL: https://www.office365symposium.com/2020/default.aspx

November 18 – 19, Text Analytics Forum 2020
Place: Washington, DC
Sponsor/Organizer: Information Today, Inc.
URL: https://www.text-analytics-forum.com/2020/default.aspx

November 18 – 19, 15th Munin Conference on Scholarly Publishing
Place: Tromsψ, Norway
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://site.uit.no/muninconf/

November 19 – 20, DAM San Diego 2020
Place: San Diego, CA
Sponsor/Organizer: Henry Stewart Conferences
URL: https://www.henrystewartconferences.com/events/events-dam-san-diego-2020

November 19 – 21, 2020 LITA/ALCTS/LLAMA Forum
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Library and Information Technology Association (LITA)
URL: https://forum.lita.org/

November 22 – 28, Bangabandhu International Book Fair
Place: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Sponsor/Organizer: Ministry of Cultural Affairs
URL: http://www.dhakainternationalbookfair.org/index.html

November 24, Project Management for Publishing (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: London, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Training/Project-Management-for-Publishing/70033

November 25 – 28, Practical Methods for the Scientific Examination of Library Objects
Place: Jounieh, Lebanon
Sponsor/Organizer: Qatar National Library, Holy Spirit University of Kaslik, and Beit Gazo Center, Lebanon
URL: https://www.ifla.org/files/assets/pac/news/documents/ifla-pac-at-qnl-nov-2019-flyer-en.pdf

November 25 – 30, 42nd Salon du livre de Montrιal
Place: Montreal, QC
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://www.salondulivredemontreal.com/

November 26, Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers (ALPSP Training Course)
Place: London, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
URL: https://www.alpsp.org/Training/Fundamentals-of-Finance-for-Publishers/70031

November 28 – December 6, Guadalajara International Book Fair
Place: Guadalajara, Mexico
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: https://www.fil.com.mx/ingles/

November 30 – December 1, Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand (BSANZ) 2020 Annual Conference: “The History of the Book and the Future of the World”
Place: Adelaide, SA, Australia
Sponsor/Organizer: Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand (BSANZ)
URL: https://sites.google.com/view/bsanz-conference-2020/home

 

December 2020

December 1 – 12, STM Innovations Seminar
Place: London, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers (STM)
URL: https://www.stm-assoc.org/events/day-1-stm-week-2020-innovations/

December 3 – 4, ConTech 2020
Place: London, UK
Sponsor/Organizer: Information International Ltd.
URL: https://contechlive.com/

December 4 – 5, 2020 Pivotal: Hawaii Library Association (HLA)/Hawaii Association of School Librarians (HSLA) Joint Conference
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Hawaii Library Association (HLA)/Hawaii Association of School Librarians (HSLA)
URL: https://2020hlahasl.weeblysite.com/

December 7 – 13, International Non/Fiction Book Fair
Place: Moscow, Russia
Sponsor/Organizer: Expo-Park Exhibition Projects
URL: http://www.moscowbookfair.ru/eng/about.html

December 12 – 13, ASIS&T Asia-Pacific Regional Conference 2020
Place: Online Only
Sponsor/Organizer: Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T)
URL: https://www.asist.org/chapters/asiapac/events/2020-regional-meeting/

December 14 – 15, Coalition for Networked Information (CNI) Fall 2020 Membership Meeting
Place: Washington, DC
Sponsor/Organizer: Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
URL: https://www.cni.org/event/cni-fall-2020-mm

December 18 – 20, 4th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval
Place: Seoul, South Korea
Sponsor/Organizer: Organizing Committee
URL: http://www.nlpir.net/