2017 Seek. Spark. Ignite.

2017 Seek. Spark. Ignite.

BC Library Conference 2017

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.

Platinum Level Sponsors

Hot Topics



Opening Keynote

UBC Library






Silver Level Sponsors

Java Jolt Coffee Break

United Library Services


Iced Fruit Cali-Pops Break

Whitehots Inc. Intelligent Library Solutions

Whitehots Inc - Intelligent Library Solutions

Afternoon Appetizers

Library Bound Inc.


5 Session Package

SFU Library

SFU Library


T06: Understanding the Library and Archival needs of Indigenous Peoples
T09: From Citizen Science to Personal Benefit: Data Management for Everyone
F06: Making it Work: Ideology and the Infrastructure of the Library
F07: The Fork in the Road: Navigating Job Transitions
F15: Does the Medium Matter? Using Evidence from Science and Engineering Student Surveys to Guide Choices between Electronic and Print Books in Collection Development

Pre-Keynote Pick-Me-Up


CVS MWT logo orange-blue

Caffeine Fix Coffee Break



Bronze Level Sponsors

BAZOOF! Magazine – Session T17: What Are We Supposed to DO? Learner-Driven Programming for Kids

Canada Label Company – Session F12: Libraries Too! Collaboration and Planning Tools for Every Organization

CUPE BC – Session T16: Measuring Value Beyond Our Walls

DFC Events – Session F1: What would Don Draper do? Breakthrough marketing for libraries

Greater Victoria Public Library/CUPE 410 – F18:  Greater Victoria Public Library’s Emerging Local Authors Collection

The Irving K Barber Learning Centre – Session T08: Are We Engaged? Academic Libraries and Off-Campus Communities as Partners in Life

Library Services Centre – Session T04: Out of the Basement: A Conversation About the Future of Collection Development in Public Libraries

Northeast Document Conservation Center – Session F05: Provincial Digital Library

OverDrive – 2 Sessions:

Session T15 – Maximizing Library Vendor Relationships: The Inside Scoop
Session F09 – Imagine IT! Planning Technology with your Community

SLAIS, The iSchool@UBC  – 3 Sessions:

Session T07: So You Want to Work in a Library?
Session T20: Whose Book is it Anyway? Material for Trans, Genderqueer, and Non-Binary Youth
Session F02: Technology Trends: Tomorrow’s Library

Vancouver Public Library – 3 Sessions:

Session T10: Service-Led Change: Intro to Service Design for Libraries
Session T14: Rhymes, Rhythm, and Relationships: A Model of Community Collaboration between a Public Library and an Organization Serving Aboriginal Families
Session F20: Libraries, Archives, and Museums: New Models of Collaboration