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2019

Submitted a presentation abstract for the 2019 PLVN mini conference (which was accepted)

Attended 2019 ALIA Information Online conference – Dare Leap Roar– (self funded)

2018

With the support of my employer I was able to attend the Asia Pacific Library & Information Conference (APLIC)

Accepted an invitation to join the organising committee for the 2019 ALIA Library Technician’s conference to be held November 2019 in Melbourne.

Attended VALA (Libraries, technology and the future) 2018 conference

2017

Participated in IFLA Public Libraries Mid Term meeting 2017 Steam into Sydney

Attended 2017 ALIA Information Online Conference Data / Information / Knowledge (self funded)

Accepted an invitation  to join the Course Advisory Committee for Box Hill TAFE Library courses.

2016

 Participated in Round six of the International Librarians Network (ILN). Partnered with a University Librarian from Nigeria.

Participated in Round five of the International Librarians Network (ILN). Partnered with a Branch Manager from Boston, MA.

Attended VALA (Libraries, technology and the future) 2016 conference (self funded)

Completed an online short course Diploma in coding via Alyson.com

2015

Participated in Round four of the International Librarians Network (ILN). Partnered with a Library Manager from Canada.

Participated in Round four of the International Librarians Network (ILN). Partnered with the Managing Director of an LMS from England

Attended LIANZA 2015 conference Shout (self funded)

Attended National and State Libraries Australasia (NSLA) seminar Linked up loud and literate: libraries enabling digital citizenship. (self funded)

2014

Participated in Round three of International Librarians Network (ILN). Partnered with Librarian from The National Library of Kosovo.

Completed the Library Advocacy Unshushed MOOC offered by the Faculty of Information, University of Toronto.

 Participated in Round two of the International Librarians Network (ILN). Partnered with final year library student from Montreal, Canada.

Attended VALA 2014 conference Streaming with possibilities. (self- funded).

 Was one of the organisers of the 2014 Melbourne Library Camp Unconference immediately following VALA 2014.

 Attended LIANZA 2014 conference Connect and thrive (self funded)

Completed Hack Design online course (47 lessons on design for hackers)

2013

 Investigated digital copyright as part of my innovation project for City of Boroondara – loaning preloaded eReaders to library members.

Completed the New Librarianship Master Class Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) offered by the School of Information Studies, Syracuse University.

 Completed the Hyperlinked Library MOOC offered by the School of Library & Information Science, San Jose State University.

 Built a Library Box so that I could experiment with ways of using the technology to deliver library information in non- traditional settings (parks, popup libraries, festivals, markets etc.).

Participated in Round one of the International Librarians Network (ILN). Partnered with a Librarian from Brzeg Public Library in Poland.

Completed Make/Hack/Play MOOC through P2PU.

Participated in the Pilot Program of the International Librarians Network (ILN). Partnered with a Librarian/Archivist from the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC).

 Completed Australia & New Zealand Mobile 23 things program.

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