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PROGRAMME

16:30

Buses Depart from Conference Hotels-Taksim to santralistanbul Campus

17:00 – 18:30

Registration

18:30 – 20:00

(Cocktails and a light buffet will be served)

Welcome by
Sami Çukadar, ANKOS President & Istanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources Director

Sinikka Sipilä, IFLA President

20:30

Buses return to conference Hotels-Taksim

08:20

Buses Depart from Conference Hotels-Taksim to santralistanbul Campus

08:50 – 09:20

Registration

09:20 – 10.40

Welcome by

Sami Çukadar, ANKOS President & Istanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources Director

Sinikka Sipilä, IFLA President

Emre Gönen, Advisor to the Rector at Istanbul Bilgi University

Gürcan Türkoğlu, Ambassador and the Vice President of the Turkish National Commission for UNESCO

Keynote Speech
The Global Information Economy will be Transformed by New Technologies
Prof. Erhan Erkut, MEF University

10:40 – 11:00

Coffee break

Chair:Sinikka Sipilä, IFLA President
Speakers:
1. IFLA Trend Report – Transforming Library Services? / Jennefer Nicholson (Secretary General, IFLA)
2. Libraries, the Lyon Declaration and the Road to 2030 / Stuart Hamilton (Deputy Secretary General & Director, Policy and Advocacy, IFLA)
3. New Trends for Public Libraries and Its Reflection to Turkey / Prof. Dr. Bülent Yılmaz (Head of Information Management Department, Hacettepe University)

12:30 – 13:45

Lunch

13:45 - 14:00

Transforming IT for Libraries / Gökhan Fidan (Board Member, ANKAREF)

Chair:Hilmi Çelik, Former Parliamentary Librarian of Turkey & Founding Director of Sabancı University Information Center
Speakers:
1. New Social Ecology and the Need for New Media Literacy / Prof. Dr. Mutlu Binark (Hacettepe University)
2. Game Over or Solution Based Strategy: How do We Meet Our Digital Customers? / Kai Ekholm (Chair of CDNL)
3. Access to Information and the Enhancement of Civic Engagement / Bas Savenije (Independent Consultant)
4. The Introduction of the FATİH Project / Adnan Gülözer (Ministry of National Education - General Directorate of Innovation and Educational Technologies)

16:00 – 16.30

Coffee break

Chair:Asst. Prof. Erkan Saka School of Communication, Istanbul Bilgi University
Speakers:
1. Internet Censorship Alla Turca / Prof.Dr. Yaman Akdeniz (Vice Rector, İstanbul Bilgi University)
2. The Legality of Internet Surveillance and Censorship in Developing and 'Developed' Countries / Assoc. Prof. Melih Kırlıdoğ (Computer Engineering Department, Marmara University)
3. Information Law and Libraries: An International Perspective / Benjamin White (CLM)

18:15

Buses Depart from santralistanbul Campus to Conference Hotels-Taksim

http://galatakivahan.com/
http://hamdi.com.tr/tr/pera
Note: Meeting Point is in front of the Peak Hotel.

08:30

Buses Depart from Conference Hotels-Taksim to santralistanbul Campus

Chair:Prof. Dr. Bülent Yılmaz, Head of Information Management Department, Hacettepe University
Speakers:
1. Catalyzing Change in Turkish Public Libraries: The Librar-e Turkey Project / Prof. Dr. Mehmet Emin Küçük, (Director, Librar-e Turkey Project)
2. European Challenges-Connecting Libraries to the Solutions / Ilona Kish (Program Director, Reading & Writing Foundation)
3. Beyond Access: Libraries as Drivers in Development / Melissa Pailthorp (Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)
4. Libraries, A Place for Doers in Greece and the Balkansspan / Dimitris Protopsaltou (Program Manager, Future Library)

10:30 – 10:50

Coffee break

Chair:Prof. Dr. Hamza Kandur, Head of Information & Record Management Department, Marmara University
Speakers:
1. Challenges For Managing Technology / Prof. Dr. Dilek Çetindamar (Academic Director, Sabancı University Entrepreneurship Committee)
2. Libraries Fostering Open Science / Kristiina Hormia-Poutanen (President of LIBER)
3. E-government - Pushing the Boundaries of Library Services / Raivo Ruusalepp (National Library of Estonia)

12:15 – 13:15

Chair:Kristiina Hormia-Poutanen, President of LIBER
Speakers:
Sami Çukadar, ANKOS President & Istanbul Bilgi University Library and e-Resources Director

Sinikka Sipilä, IFLA President

13:15 – 14:15

Lunch

17:00

Buses Depart from the Libraries to Conference Hotels-Taksim

19:00

Buses Depart from Conference Hotels-Taksim to the Boat

Cruise through the Bosphorus waterway separating the two continents of Europe and Asia, viewing the architectural masterpieces from the various eras of the city’s history.

23:00

Buses Depart from the Boat to the Hotels-Taksim

SPEAKERS

COMMITTEES

Organizing Committee

Program Committee