Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs announces Librarian Leadership Summit 2018 [Sep 15, 2018]

Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs is organising the Librarian Leadership Summit 2018 on September 15, 2018 at Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA in association with International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions and  Ranganathan Society for Social Welfare and Library Development.

About Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs: IICA an autonomous institute, works under the aegis of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs. It delivers opportunities for research, education, and advocacy. It is also a think tank that curates a repository of data and knowledge for policy makers, regulators  as well as other stakeholders working in the domain of corporate affairs. IICA brings the expertise of hosting many Conferences, Seminars  & Training programs for thousands of professionals from different sectors of the government and corporate world in India as well as internationally.

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The Librarian Leadership Summit 2018 aims to address some of the challenges faced by librarians and information professionals on the following focus areas

  • Management
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Technology

Participants will have the opportunity to learn from experiences of highly acclaimed speakers to find suitable solutions for challenges they face. The Summit will provide secure and meaningful channels for education, networking and building buyer-vendor relationships. In addition, meetings with service providers & vendors will help participants optimize their library operations.

Summit Highlights

  • 300 Library Professionals
  • Celebrity Speakers from All Fields Sharing Leadership Experiences
  • Panel Discussions & Open Floor Q&A Sessions
  • Enriching Case-Study Presentations
  • Opportunity to meet with Vendors & Service Providers
  • Network with & form Strategic Alliances with other Information Professionals
  • Real-Time Demonstrations by Exhibitors
  • Industry Trends & Technological Advancements Analysis
  • Sponsored by Leading Indian & International Library Associations

Registration Details

Registration Fee

Type                                                        Date                       Price (GST included)

Group Registration (4 or more)    Before 10th September       Rs 1500

Student Registration                     Before 10th September      Rs 1500

Early Bird Registration                  Before 10th September       Rs 2000

Regular Registration                     Before 15th September        Rs 3000

To download the Registration Form, click HERE

Paper Submission

Topics: Original, unpublished research papers are solicited from industrial and academic researchers in the topics listed below. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Leadership practice
  • Challenges in leadership
  • You as a leader
  • Leadership in context
  • promoting change, innovation, and creativity
  • Leading people
  • Leadership potential
  • Setting direction and strategy
  • Leadership development
  • Influential leadership.
  • Online learning opportunities
  • Total Quality Management
  • Image building
  • Communication in context
  • Digital Marketing
  • Marketing strategies

To view the Guidelines for Paper Submission, click HERE.  The deadline for paper submission is September 10, 2018.

Panel Discussions

Distinctive Positioning for the Future Librarians: The panel of leaders shares how they are dealing with changes in the world: their strategies, practices and plans for the future. This panel session will involve a free-flowing discussion that may cover a wide range of issues, including but not limited to: professional identity, leadership outside of a management role, the role of leadership and/or mentorship on one’s career trajectory, re-skilling, (re)engagement with the profession, reinvention, barriers and strategies, the question of self-determination within the confines of an organization, and how to push from the middle. Audience may get a quantum of time for interaction and discussion.

Distinguished Keynote Speakers

Dr. Roshan Lal Raina, Fulbrighter & SIS Fellow, Vice-Chancellor, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur

Dr. Jagdish Arora, Director of Information and Library Network (INFLIBNET) Centre

Prof. Laxman Rao Nagubandi, UGC – Emeritus Fellow, Dept. of Library And Information Science Osmania University

Prof. Mrinalini Shah, Professor & Area Chair, IMT Ghaziabad

Maj. Gen. Nilendra Kumar, Director at Lex Consilium Foundation

Felicitation – Annual  Awards

The Librarian  Leadership  Summit  will be introducing a new series of annual awards to recognize leaders in the field of library science. Inviting nominations for 2018 for the following categories:

  • Best Librarian Leader Award
  • Award for Academic Excellence  (Library Science)
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Best Paper Award

Click HERE to view the nomination guidelines and Nomination Form. Last date for nominations is September 10, 2018.

Participation Certificate for all participants.

To download the Brochure, click HERE

Venue: Symbiosis Law School NOIDA, Sector 62, Block A, 47 & 48, NOIDA, Uttar Pradesh – 201301


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For queries, please contact:

Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs

Ms. Lata Suresh, Head Knowledge Resource Center, +91 99111-26706
Mr. Sidhartha Gupta, Assistant Librarian +91 124-2640046, +91 97210-98649

SCC Online

Mr. Kapil Ajmani, Manager, Academic Sales  +91 98711-97218
Mr. Rajesh Raina, Deputy Manager, Events & Conferences  +91 98711-97117

Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA

Prof. (Dr.) C J Rawandale, Professor and Director, +91 99907-62700

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