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Disrupt & Transform

BC Library Conference 2016

Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, 7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond, BC,
May 11-13, 2016

List of Sponsors

We are extremely grateful for the support sponsors provide – it allows us to put on an excellent event! Please thank these sponsors personally if you have the chance to meet their representatives at these events or at the trade show.

Gold Level Sponsors

Evening All Delegates Reception

The BC Libraries Cooperative



President’s Reception




Lunch in the Exhibits

United Library Services



Silver Level Sponsors

Ice Cream Break

Whitehots Inc. Intelligent Library Solutions

Whitehots Inc - Intelligent Library Solutions


Afternoon Appies

CVS Midwest Tape

CVS MWT logo orange-blue


Java Jolt Coffee Break

Library Bound Inc.




5 Session Sponsorship

Simon Fraser University


T02: How Do We Know We Are Successful: Liaison Librarians, Liaison Programs, and Research Universities
T19: Grassroots Professional Development: Peer Coaching From the Ground Up
F11: Creating Community at 2am: Lessons Learned from a Long Night
F14: Evaluating what matters most: Outcomes assessment of reference consults in the academic library
F19: Reclaiming What is Ours: Transforming Ownership and Control over Scholarly Communications through a Canadian Publishing Co-operative


SFU Library

Bronze Level Sponsors

Canada Label – Sessions:

T09: Educational Innovations at the iSchool: a Dragons’ Den Approach

T18: I am a library technician – hear me roar!

DFC Events Inc.  – Session T10: Speaking the language of philanthropy: tapping into the transformative power of private funding

Gibson Library Connections Inc. – Sessions:

T12: Using an Institutional Repository for Undergraduate Publishing and Learning

F08: Help – I Want to be Open!

 iSchool@UBC: The School of Library, Archival and Information Studies – Sessions:

T01: Growing Resilience: Inclusive Library Policies and Strategies for Serving LGBTQ* Minorities

F02: It’s a Human Issue: Connecting through Community Conversations

F07: Didn’t know I’d be a CEO

Library Bound – Session T07: Reading for Change: how reading leads to action

Library Services Centre – Sessions:

T14: Why the Public Library? Using Service Models to Articulate What You Do and Why You Do It

T20: Making connections: Knowing our immigrant communities

Archambault – Sessions:

T03: Under the Hood: Honest Stories about Disruptive Change in a Public Library

T04: The BC Education Story of Transformational Change

To5: Libraries Ignite! Implementing the TRC Calls to Action

Springer Nature – Session T17: A Case Study in Successful Collaboration Across Organizations

Vancouver Public Library – Sessions:

T15: Beyond the Annual Report: Web Analytics for Evidence-Based User Experience Decisions

F09: Librarian as Early Literacy Coach: Empowering parents, caregivers, and Early Childhood Educators to support early literacy development in diverse communities