CLA is very excited to launch the program for the
68th CLA National Conference and Trade Show.
Outstanding sessions, networking opportunities and more await the attendees in Winnipeg. We look forward to welcoming you.
Online registration is now closed.
(Registration after May 15th
will be available on-site.)
After five years of holding registration costs at the same pricing, CLA is implementing a moderate increase on each registration category.
Early bird registration for members is $550, students are $125 and non-members are $850, inclusive of taxes. We are pleased to offer a rate of $150 for retired members. The schedule for regular, on-site, group, institutional and other rates as well as ticket pricing will be available on the website.
Please refer to this website for all registration information and conditions.
Requests for group registration forms should be directed to email@example.com
Canadian Urban Libraries Council (CULC/CBUC) & Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL/ABRC)
Canadian Urban Libraries Council and Canadian Association of Research Libraries in cooperation with CLA, are pleased to offer session streams with in the CLA Conference program. There will be 6 sessions identified in the program – look for the CULC/CBUC and CARL/ABRC logos in the online program. Come and learn how Canadian urban public libraries and Canadian research libraries are impacting our professional environment.
BOOPSIE - your mobile guide
to CLA 2013 (coming soon)
Use Boopsie to enhance your CLA 2013 Conference & Trade Show experience. You can use your mobile phone to find everything you need at the CLA Conference in Winnipeg. Using your mobile browser on an iPhone, Android, Blackberry, J2ME, Palm OS, Symbian S60 or Windows Mobile, you will soon be able to download the conference application. Find out what session is coming up next, see the line-up of speakers and plan your time at the trade show by mapping out the exhibitors and booth numbers! You can connect directly to the CLA Facebook group and view all CLA conference-related tweets by other delegates using Boopsie!
CLA From Away
Tweet and Facebook your conference experience. Find Colleages who are attending, share your comments, ideas and "take" with other delegates.
CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS
The call for volunteers is now closed.
Accepted volunteers will be notified shortly.
Conference & Trade show
The Winnipeg Convention Centre is located in the heart of downtown Winnipeg and the heart of North America. The centre combines warm contemporary atmosphere, state-of-the-art technology and versatility for a wide range of events. The centre is directly connected to your conference hotel via skywalk or a short walk in the out of doors.
Known for its friendly and welcoming spirit, Winnipeg is a diverse multicultural city with a rich and varied history. Over the last decades, Winnipeg has developed into a cosmopolitan city complete with top-notch restaurants, swanky boutiques, exciting attractions and an arts and culture scene that bursts with talent and originality.
The hospitality team will welcome you to Winnipeg and give you all the tips needed to explore Winnipeg and create a memorable experience.
Winnipeg Convention Centre
375 York Avenue
Conference events are being held at the convention centre. There are a few off-site events being planned by our networks and partners. Please refer to the program for location information.
To learn more go here: www.wcc.mb.ca
350 St. Mary Avenue, Winnipeg, MB
This hotel is located in the heart of downtown and conveniently connected by skywalk to the Winnipeg Convention Centre. Complimentary Wifi is offered in every guest room as well as the lobby area.
Rates are as follows:
- Delta Room - $130 plus taxes
- Delta Premier - $150 plus taxes
- Delta Deluxe - $165 plus taxes
- Signature Club - $190 plus taxes
To book the hotel call 1-888-311-4990
or alternately email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will be required to provide a one-night non-refundable deposit on a credit card at the time of booking.
CLA has several sponsorship opportunities to help your organization raise awareness, increase brand visibility, attract new business, drive sales and continue to build relationships in the Canadian Library Community. For more information, please contact Judy Green at email@example.com or 613-232-9625 x322.
Welcome to Canada's National Trade Show for the Library Community!
The trade show hours of operation are as follows:
The Trade Show will once again be the venue for the Grand Opening and Reception. The schedule for the Trade Show hours is:
|Wednesday, May 29||6:00 pm – 7:30 pm|
|Thursday, May 30||10:30 am – 2:30 pm|
|Lunch||12:00 pm – 1:30 pm|
|Friday, May 31||10:00 am – 3:00 pm|
|Lunch||11:30 am – 1:30 pm|
*There are 6 hours of unopposed trade shows hours at CLA 2013 in Winnipeg.
This is your opportunity to develop new customers and reconnect with existing clients in the library community.