Min Chou (Chairperson), Sai Deng, Nancy Hershoff,
Haipeng Li, Mengxiong Liu, Shuhua Liu, Hanrong Wang, Karen Wei, Yunshan Ye, Bin
Zhang, Liana Zhou.
IS THIS AN Interim or annual REPORT?
LIST SIGNIFICANT ACTIVITIES THE
COMMITTEE HAS DONE SINCE LAST REPORT:
Program Title: Embracing the
Changes: Diversity and Global Vision in a Digital Age
Theme: The program is designed to spearhead changes within the library
profession through meaningful discussions on challenges facing libraries today,
such as issues of cultural diversity as related to the library profession,
global outreach and collaboration, and impact of new technology on library
Time and Place: Sunday, June 26, 2011 from 1:30p.m. to 3:30p.m. in New Orleans, LA.
Betty Turock, Former ALA President, Professor Emeritus, School of Communication
and Information, Rutgers University
Michael Dowling, Director of International Relations Office, ALA
Miguel Figueroa, Director of Office for Diversity and OLOS, ALA
Clara Chu, Chair and Professor, Department of Library and Information Studies,
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Michael Porter, Web Junction, LJ Mover and Shaker 2009, and ALA
The 2011 program planning has proceeded very well, and the
chairperson attributes the good results to the collective efforts of a
wonderful team where every member in the committee is so dedicated, supportive,
resourceful, enthusiastic, and extremely professional!
On behalf of the 2011 Conference Program Planning Committee