Program (tentative) 


FRIDAY, November 3, 2017
9 AM - 4:15 PM

Mississauga Library System, Civic Centre
300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga, ON, L5B 3C1

Please take a look at our past conferences for what we’ve held in the past. 


9:00 - 9:30 a.m. - Welcome, Greetings and Awards


9:30 - 10:00 a.m. - KEYNOTE
"Easy there, Tiger: How to stay fierce without losing your mind"
Sarah Vermunt, Professional Coach, Career Expert and author of Careergasm: Find Your Way To Feel-Good Work


10:00 - 10:15 a.m. - Break

10:15 – 11:30 a.m. - Poster Sessions and Fishbowl Conversations

10:15 - 11:40 a.m. - Early Literacy Workshop with Jill Javelosa-Alvarez (space is limited)

Workshop times:
10:15 - 10:35
10:50 - 11:10
11:20 - 11:40

11:30 – 1:00 p.m. - Lunch 


1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Lightning Talks - Theme: Community Engagement / Outreach

2:00 - 2:20 p.m. - Break & Network with Lightning Talkers


2:20 - 2:50 p.m. - Virtual Reality - How to incorporate literacy skills into your STEM programming


2:20 - 2:50 p.m. - Environmental Scans as they can relate to Children and Youth in your town

3:00 - 3:45 p.m. - Youth Panel - Programmers doing amazing things and a teen voice 


3:45 - 4:15 p.m. - Closing Remarks - Vendor passport prizes drawn