Symposium on the Future of Libraries
Join Atlanta-based social innovators for an outward-looking conversation exploring the changes happening in our communities. Darlene Gillard Jones, Chief Community Officer for digitalundivided and the BIG Innovation Center and BIG Accelerator, will share how communities can foster economic growth through the empowerment of Black and Latina women entrepreneurs. Isha Lee, Chief Network Officer for Welcoming America, will discuss how nonprofits and local governments can develop plans, programs, and policies that embraces immigrants, foster opportunity for all, and transform communities into vibrant places where people respect each other. Moderated by Spectrum Scholar Charlotte Roh, representing ALA’s Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services.
Meeting Type: Symposium on the Future of Libraries
Cost: Included with full conference registration.