Andy Fenton


A combined event hosted by ALIA, LIANZA, and the Library Association of Singapore, the Asia Pacific Library and Information Conference set the Gold Coast Convention Centre alight with actionable ideas and inspiration from information professionals around the Pacific.





The theme of Outside Insights into the sector was definitely upheld at this years’ Museum’s Aotearoa Conference. Repatriation of human remains, sexual and physical abuse, where science and art overlap, biculturalism, inclusiveness, youth leadership/transformation and, of course, Artificial Intelligence were all examined.




Libraries, Technology and the Future, the Australian VALA (Victoria Archive and Library Association) Conference in Melbourne 2018 is a must attend event for those in Australia working in the fast-changing information and technology environment of the GLAM sector.