Annual Conference & Expo Planning Committee

Description: This Committee is the primary advisory group for the attendee experience at the Conference, with input on educational programming. They are tasked with furthering the strategic goals of the Association, representing membership and serving as ambassadors for the Conference and liaisons to business partners.

Committee Size: Varies

Term: 1 year, renewable for additional terms

Appointments per year: Varies, generally 5 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, 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