Are you passionate about libraries? Join us at EduTECH

At the Future Library Congress your questions will be answered:

  • What makes a great library?
  • How do you improve library layout and design?
  • How do you bring libraries alive?
  • What are the skills and knowledge required for an uncertain future?
  • What makes the library leaders of today and tomorrow?







  • Big picture sessions on the future of libraries and disruption

  • Start the conversation on new models of engagement

  • Hot topics for school libraries, literacy skills in the life of a school

  • Lots on library technology - Internet of Things, & LMS more

  • New take on Makers' Movement



At Future Library Congress:

  • EduTECH expo it’s where you see cutting-edge library technology first

  • We've shortened our sessions to a concise 20 - minute so we now have 20 plus speakers over the 2 days Future Library Congress

  • And EduTECH has moved back to Sydney at the new International Convention Centre



  • Dr Mia Ridge, Digital Curator, Digital Research Team Collections Division, The British Library UK

  • Vicki McDonald, State Librarian and Chief Executive Officer, State Library of Queensland

  • Kim Tairi, University Librarian, Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

  • Sandra Amoore, ASLA President, Australian School Library Association Inc.

  • Jenny Kemp, Leader of Learning (Information & Research Services), St Andrew's Cathedral School

  • Cathie Oats, Director, Trove National Library of Australia

  • Andrew Stark, Head of Libraries, The Southport School

  • Lyn Hay, Head of Professional Learning, Syba Academy Director, Leading Learning Institute

  • Chelsea Wright, Teacher Librarian and Augmented Reality expert, Salesian College - Rupertswood

  • Matt Richards, Senior Advisor Learning Innovation, Te Papa National Museum of New Zealand

  • Roxanne Ciddor, Head of Educational Resources, Bialik College

  • Kate Reid, Head of Library, The Hutchins School

  • Jane Viner, Head of Library Resource Services, Kilvington Grammar School

  • Stacey Taylor, Acting Director of Global Connections, Kambala

  • Rachael Cilauro, Staff Learning and Development & City Library Team Leader, Melbourne Library Service

  • Mal Booth, University Librarian, University of Technology Sydney

  • Jared Cooney Horvath, Co-president, The Science of Learning Group and The Education Neuroscience Initiative

  • Sue Hutley, Director Library Services, Queensland University of Technology



  • Network and meet hundreds of other like-minded librarians
  • Understand what is required for library leaders in an uncertain future
  • Know more about digital collections
  • Identify opportunities for leading edge library technology
  • See how to improve library design and layout
  • Understand drivers of change impacting the libraries



  • Librarians, Library managers

  • School and Teacher Librarians

  • Heads of eLearning, Information Services Managers & Digital Curriculum Coordinators

  • Records Managers and Archivists

  • Library stakeholders

From School Libraries, Public libraries, Academic libraries, Special libraries and Corporate and Government libraries