VRT events at ALA Midwinter 2013

Seattle, Washington, January 25-29, 2013


Digital Media Discussion Group (Open Session)



Date & Time: Saturday, January 26, 2013, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Emerald II (Red Lion Hotel Fifth Avenue)

Discussion Agenda for ALA Midwinter 2013 (coming soon)



Notable Videos For Adults (Closed Session)



Date & Time: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Madrona Room (Sheraton Seattle Hotel)



Membership and Executive Board Meeting (Open Session)



Date & Time: Monday, January 28, 2013, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Jefferson Room (Sheraton Seattle Hotel)

Meeting Agenda for ALA Midwinter 2013





VRT Dinner

Date & Time: Friday, January 25, 2013 - 7:30 PM



Location: Far Eats Restaurant 2301 5th Avenue Suite 101, Seattle 1.206.770.3287

Menu: geogychacko.com/far-eats.html

Map: bit.ly/fridinmap

Other Programs & Meetings of Interest:



Saturday, January 26



Library Boing Boing Meeting

Date & Time: Saturday, January 26, 2013, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Location: Room 616-617 (Convention Center)



Digital Conversion Interest Group (ALCTS PARS)

Date & Time: Saturday, January 26, 2013, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Location: Room 604 (Convention Center)



GameRT Forum

Date & Time: Saturday, January 26, 2013, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Location: TCC 202 (Convention Center)



Sunday, January 27



Alexander Street Breakfast (speaker:Temple Grandin) (Invite Only. Email:marketing@alexanderstreet.com to request an invitation)

Date & Time: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Location: Grand II & III (Westin Seattle Hotel)



Digital Preservation Interest Group

Date & Time: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Location: TCC LL4-5 (Convention Center)



Discussion Group (ACRL WGSS - (Digital Humanities Topic))

Date & Time: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Location: Cascade I (Westin Seattle Hotel)



Digital Curation Interest Group (ACRL)

Date & Time: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Location: Denny/Mercer (Westin Seattle Hotel)



Digital Humanities Discussion Group (ACRL)

Date & Time: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: Fifth Ave Room (Westin Seattle Hotel)



Networking Uncommons

Details: Make the connections you want at the Networking Uncommons space in the Convention Center. It’s a dedicated area where you can gather in small groups to have a quick meeting, hold impromptu sessions, polish your presentation, or just recharge your batteries. [This might be a good forum to have media discussions. http://alamw13.ala.org/uncommons for more info]

Date & Time:

Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday: and Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Monday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location: Convention Center



Media Related Vendor Booths

Action! Library Media Service 0735

Alexander Street Press 2209

Baker & Taylor 1931

Films Media Group 2306

Intelecom 1208

Midwest Tape 0617

Overdrive 1115

Video Librarian 0737

YPB 1930


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