Change is Good: You Go First! Leading Others To and Through Change

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 9:30am to 3:30pm

Place: University of Illinois at Chicago, Student Center East, Room 605
750 South Halsted Street
Chicago‚ Illinois 60607
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Please join the CARLI Technical Services Committee and Collection Management Committee for a day-long event focusing on change management. Morning plenary sessions will include presentations by Kevin O’Connor (a Leadership and Communications Expert who specializes in change) and Kristine Hammerstrand (CARLI Director of User Services) who will talk about the upcoming changes with the I-Share migration to Alma. After lunch (provided by CARLI), the day will continue with topical breakouts on change in technical services, collection management, and public services, giving attendees a chance to focus on working with change in particular areas of specialization. 


09:30 - 10:00 AM Check-in and coffee/tea (SCE 605)
10:00 - 10:15 AM Welcome (SCE 605)
Mary Case, University of Illinois at Chicago
10:15 - 10:45 AM I-Share’s 2020 Vision: A Brief Look at Some of the Changes Coming with Alma and Primo VE (SCE 605)
Kristine Hammerstrand, CARLI
10:45 - 11:00 AM Break
11:00 - 12:00 PM Change is Good: You Go First! Leading Others to and Through Change (SCE 605)
Kevin O’Connor, CSP, LCPC, NCC, Loyola University Chicago
12:00 - 01:00 PM Lunch (SCE 302)
01:00 - 01:45 PM Concurrent Sessions 

1. Managing Unplanned Change (SCE 302)
    Deborah Morris, Roosevelt University

2. Managing Change in Collection Management (SCE 605)
    Michelle Oh, Northeastern Illinois University 
    Paolo Gujilde, Northwestern University 
    Kimberly Shotick, Illinois Institute of Technology

01:45 - 01:55 PM Break
01:55 – 02:40 PM Concurrent Sessions 

1. The Impact on Public Services During and After Implementing a New Catalog (SCE 302)
    Erika Wade Smith, Illinois College
    Geoff Morse, Northwestern University
    Niamh McGuigan, Loyola University Chicago

2. Project Management Tools for Success (SCE 605)
    Jennifer Dalzin, The Newberry Library
    Alicia Esquivel, Illinois Institute of Technology

02:40 - 02:50 PM Break
02:50 - 03:35 PM We're Going First!  Discovering Opportunities for Growth Midst Structured Chaos (SCE 605)
Joan Schuitema, Northeastern Illinois University


Registration is free:
Registration is available to those from CARLI member libraries. To register please click on the "Register" tab above. Registration will be first come and will initially be limited. All registrants will be placed on the waitlist and will receive an email from CARLI when registration is changed from WAITLIST to REGISTERED. 
December 13 - January 10: registration is limited to 1 person per CARLI member library.
January 11 - February 3: registration is limited to 2 people per CARLI member library.
February 4 - March 1: if space remains, CARLI will open registration to any members on the waitlist.
Registration closes March 1.

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