VRT Events at ALA Midwinter 2015

Below is the VRT schedule for the ALA Midwinter Conference in Chicago.  Questions?  E-mail VRT!

Events are open to all except where otherwise indicated. 

Saturday: January 31st

1:00 - 2:00 PM ALA 2016 Conference Interest Meeting, Hyatt Regency Chicago, in front of Columbus AB

If you are interested in helping out with the ALA 2016 Conference in Orlando or have some creative ideas to share, please join us or feel free to contact Laura Jenemann, VRT Chair.

2:00 - 3:30 PM Digital Media Discussion Group, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Columbus AB

The topics to be discussed include Youtube and the power of archiving material digitally.  Want more information?  Contact Ben Franz, the discussion leader!

3:30 - 5:00 PM Program and Gala Committee Meeting (closed meeting), Hyatt Regency Chicago, Burnham

Sunday: February 1st

9:00 - 5:00 PM Notable Videos for Adults Committee (closed meeting), Hyatt Regency Chicago, Addams

The Notable Videos for Adults will be deliberating about all of the films they've watched through the year and creating a list of the best of them.  If you are an advocate of films that address relevant social issues, consider joining next year's committee.  Contact VRT!

6:00-? VRT Dinner, Parthenon Restaurant, 314 S. Halsted Street

Please consider joining the Video Round Table for our Midwinter dinner. 

VRT members, non-members, and their guests are welcome to attend! 
RSVP by email to Brian Boling by January 26, 2015 and see you there.


Parthenon Restaurant
314 S. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60661
(312) 726-2407

Monday: February 2nd 

8:30-12:30 PM VRT Executive Board Meeting, McCormick Place West, W176c