This intimate conference will feature programming highlighting the work of risk taking, game playing, fun loving librarians and educators. Sessions will be interactive and will showcase genuinely innovative approaches to helping students develop core information gathering and management skills.
Anticipated Attendance 250 librarians and educators representing a wide variety of academic institutions primarily from the western United States but also with participation from librarians in the eastern U.S., Canada, and Australia.
Wednesday, June 4, 2008
Welcome reception - evening
Thursday, June 5, 2008
Welcome and keynote program - morning
Presentations & poster sessions – late morning and afternoon
Friday, June 6, 2008
Presentations & poster sessions- morning and early afternoon
Closing keynote- late afternoon
Closing reception- early evening
Keynote speaker - $5000 or increments of $1000
Opening reception - $2000 or increments of $500
Refreshment break (2 breakfasts, 1 afternoon snack) - $1500 or increments of $300
Publication of conference program book - $300
LOEX of the West 2008 will provide:
- Acknowledgment in printed program
- Acknowledgement and display of corporate logo in closing remarks presentation
- Company promotional materials provided by sponsor included in registration packet
For sponsorship of $1000 or more:
- One complimentary registration to conference for every $1000 of sponsorship
- Contact list of conference attendees
Sponsor branded giveaways such as pens, notepads, decks of cards or other promotional materials are welcome and will be distributed with registration packets.