EVENTS + WORKSHOPS

Speaking at events and delivering workshops are two of my favourite things to do! I get to share my knowledge and skills with others and it’s a great opportunity to meet awesome new people. Sharing is caring and learning is addictive! I’d love to meet you at one of my upcoming events!

If you are planning an event that you would like me to speak at please contact me!


SWITCH2018 Conference

Turbitt & Duck: The Library Podcast is partnering with SWITCH2018 to capture all the action of the conference with special podcast episodes! We’ll be interviewing speakers, delegates, industry partners and sharing all the action on our social media channels.

When: 27-30 November 2018

Where: Coffs Harbour, New South Wales

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Supporting small business & entrepreneurs in libraries

PG workshops IG-3Libraries play a crucial role to small business and entrepreneurs in every community. They provide access to books, learning, information, meeting rooms, workspaces, wifi, and a human connection for those who work from home or travel. With a government focus on economic development and innovation, libraries can demonstrate their role and value to the innovation ecosystem by providing support to this community.

When: 26 November 2018

Where: Brisbane

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Supporting small business & entrepreneurs in libraries

PG workshops IG-3Libraries play a crucial role to small business and entrepreneurs in every community. They provide access to books, learning, information, meeting rooms, workspaces, wifi, and a human connection for those who work from home or travel. With a government focus on economic development and innovation, libraries can demonstrate their role and value to the innovation ecosystem by providing support to this community.

When: 13 November 2018

Where: Townsville CityLibraries


Instagram for libraries workshop

PG workshops IGIf you’re ready to learn how to create and manage an awesome Instagram account for your library then book into this workshop! Instagram is more than just pretty pictures. It can be a great tool for reaching new members and showcasing your services, events and resources. In this workshop you will learn about hashtags, analytics, aesthetic, stories, free online tools to manage your account and so much more! I can’t wait to share all of my secrets with you!

When: Monday, 29 October, 9am – 12pm

Where: Brisbane

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Far North Queensland Library and Information Professionals Professional Development Day 2018

Let’s get visible! Marketing your service and yourself

I will be discussing how to use Instagram to market your library service and hoe Guerrilla Advocacy can be used to promote libraries in every day life.

When: 9 November 2018

Where: Cairns


ALIA Queensland Mini Conference 2018

The ALIA QLD Mini Conference 2018 theme takes guidance from the beloved Dr Seuss Why fit in when you were born to stand out?

In my presentation, I will be speaking about Why standing out can be a huge boost to your career. I will also be appearing on the final discussion panel to wrap up the days proceedings!

When: Wednesday, 7 November 2018

Where: Brisbane

Click here to register and view the program.


Blogging for LIS Professionals – Panel Discussion

I am pleased to join a discussion panel about the value of  blogging for library and information professionals facilitated by the ALIA Queensland group.

When: Monday, 27 August, 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Where: Room 714, Level 7 of V block, QUT Library Gardens Point

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#APLIC18 Wrap-up QLD

The Asia-Pacific Library and Information Conference 2018 was recently held on the Gold Coast and I will be joining other delegates to share my experience at the conference.

When: Thursday, 23 August, 5.30pm (for 6pm start)

Where: Brisbane Square Library – in the End Room

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