Annual Conference & Expo Planning Committee
Description: Works with ALA headquarters staff to select educational topics and identify presenters for the Annual Conference. Also, identifies a mix of education and networking events that meet the needs and interests of ALA members.
Committee Size: Varies
Term: 1 year, renewable for additional terms
Appointments per year: Varies, usually 10 including the chair
In-Person Meetings / Expectations: The Annual Conference & Expo Planning Committee meets twice in person onsite at the prior Annual Conference and twice at their Annual Conference. Service involves onsite duties at each Conference, weekly or biweekly calls when planning education, monthly general conference or video calls, and individual committee member assignments. Applicants should have attended at least one previous Annual Conference & Expo.
Call for volunteers: Fall
Selections made: Winter
ALA Headquarters Liaison: Patty Olejnik