IFLA World Library and Information Congress 83rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly
Libraries. Solidarity. Society.
18 – 25 August 2017
Centennial Hall, Wrocław, Poland
All members of the 2015-2017 and 2017-2019 Governing Board will attend along with a number of IFLA Headquarters staff members
83rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly
The IFLA World Library and Information Congress is the international flagship professional and trade event for the library and information services sector.
It brings together over 3,500 participants from more than 120 countries. It sets the international agenda for the profession and offers opportunities for networking and professional development to all delegates.
It is an opportunity for the host country to showcase the status of libraries and information science in their country and region as well as to have their professionals experience international librarianship and international relations in a unique way.
The congress also offers an international trade exhibition with over 80 exhibitors and an exhibition of approximately 1000 m2 (square metres). The combined buying power of all delegates can be estimated at more than 1.2 billion dollars.
This year's Congress will be held from 19–25 August 2017 in Wrocław, Poland.
See full details at 2017.ifla.org
Last update: 25 July 2017