Annual Conference Committee

Chair: Elizabeth Friese email icon

Co-Chair: Karen Gavigan email icon

Staff liaison: Allison Cline email icon

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Charge

To plan with the AASL Office and the AASL President the programs, meetings and functions to be scheduled for the AASL at the Annual Conference.

Function

  • Assist the AASL Office and the AASL President in planning the President’s Program at Annual Conference.
  • Plan, with the AASL Office and the AASL President, for other functions at Annual Conference such as social events.
  • Review requests for program slots and recommend programs to the AASL Office and AASL President for inclusion at Annual Conference.
  • Send completed program descriptions to ALA Committee charged with developing program tracks and themes.
  • Plan with the AASL Office and the AASL President and the ALA Annual Conference Planning Committee the necessary local arrangements for the AASL programs, meetings and functions scheduled for the Annual Conference.

For more information on the Minimum Intended Outcomes for this committee, consult the Committee Chair Handbook pdf icon