To work with the LITA office and the LITA executive committee (serving as the steering committee for the forum and liaison to other key program committees) to plan, organize, and produce an annual event. The purpose of the event is to highlight current and emerging technologies in libraries and to provide a venue for people involved or interested in library technology to discuss issues. The 2014 Forum will be held November 5-8 in Albuquerque, NM.
The Forum Planning Committee typically consists of about 15 members, appointed from LITA membership. Committee service begins 18 month prior to the Forum and concludes the December immediately following the Forum.
The LITA Forum Planning Committee is charged with creating and implementing the Forum annually. The LITA National Forum is a 3-day educational event featuring preconferences, keynote, concurrent, and poster sessions that explore leading-edge technologies and their applications in all types of libraries.