One Day Seminar on “Changing Role of Library Information Professionals Using Innovative Cutting-Edge Technologies”

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One Day Seminar on “Changing Role of Library Information Professionals Using Innovative Cutting-Edge Technologies”

LISolutions in collaboration with COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad organized a One Day Seminar on “Changing Role of Library Information Professionals Using Innovative Cutting-Edge Technologies” on January 20, 2018 at CIIT, Chak Shahzad, Islamabad.

A large number of LIS professionals/students (More than 70) participated in this event.  The following eminent experts of LIS field shared their views with the participants:

  1. Dr. Haroon Idrees, UOS, Sargodha – Information Literacy Instruction: A tool for promotion
  2. Dr. Muhammad Tariq Najmi, CIIT, Lahore –
  3. Dr. Midrar Ullah, NUST, Islamabad – Designing Information, Learning and Research Commons at NUST
  4. Dr. Muhammad Sajid Mirza, IIU, Islamabad – Library Publishing Through OJS
  5. Engr. Khaled Qayum, Editor Monthly e-CAP
  6. Mr. Anwar Ejaz, QAU, Islamabad – Technology & Libraries: An inevitable Partnership
  7. Mr. Ghyour Hussain, National Library of Pakistan – Changing Role of National Librarian: Use of latest technologies
  8. Mr. Muhammad Farooq, Riphah University, Islamabad – Impact of IT on library Services with Best Practices
  9. Hafiz Abdur Rehman, CIIT, Islamabad
  10. Ms. Shagufta Shoukat, Senate of Pakistan, Islamabad – Senate of Pakistan Library
  11. Mr. Muhammad Shafiq Rana, SECP, Islamabad – LIS Game Changer Trends and Profession Motivation
  12. Mr. Ata ur Rehman, NCP, Islamabad – GNU GPL: License to Software Freedom

After deliberations of the seminar, a panel discussion was arranged with the theme “Professional Advancement and Inspiration”.  Pictorial highlights of the event and videos of the events can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/lisolutions.org/

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