The 2017 KLAS Users' Conference offers attendees three days of intensive networking and training opportunities with Keystone employees and other library administrators and staff who use KLAS. Why should you attend the 2017 KLAS Users' Conference?
During the conference attendees participate in:
- One-on-one discussions with colleagues and Keystone staff
- General Sessions, Seminars, and Workshops led by Keystone instructors
- Opportunities to provide feedback to KLAS developers
- General sessions addressing new features and ways to use KLAS
Location: The Georgia Library for Accessible Statewide Services (GLASS) will host the 2017 KLAS Users' Conference. GLASS is partnering with Tools for Life and will use their facilities just south of the Georgia Tech Campus. All conference sessions will be held at the Tools for Life / AMAC building in Atlanta's Midtown neighborhood.
Dates: Conference sessions begin the morning of Tuesday, March 21 and end the afternoon of Thursday, March 23. We are also considering offering a pre-conference with hands-on KLAS training on Monday, March 20.
Registration fees & deadlines:
- Early Bird: $120.00 / person (before 12/15/2016)
- Full Registration: $145.00 / person (12/15/2016 – 2/20/2017)
- Late Registration: $170.00 / person (2/21/2017 – onsite)
Conference Format: Each day attendees will have the chance to network with librarians who use KLAS, attend general sessions and choose from different types of breakout sessions including Workshops, Seminars, and Birds-of-a-Feather Discussions.
Accommodations: The conference hotel is the Regency Suites in Atlanta's Midtown neighborhood. The conference rate is $138.00 + tax for single rooms / $148.00 + tax for double. The conference rate will be honored for two days before and after the conference. Learn more about our conference hotel and make your reservations before February 13 to receive the special conference rate.
Getting to the Hotel: Atlanta's MARTA Orange and Red line trains run from the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport to the Midtown stop which is next door to the Regency Suites.
Gettiing from the Hotel to the Conference Location: The free GA Tech Trolley stops at the Midtown MARTA station next door to the Regency Suites and has a stop one block from the Tools for Life building where conference sessions will occur.
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