Dear M&M SC members,
It is our pleasure to welcome you to IE for the upcoming Management & Marketing Standing Committe´s Mid-term meeting scheduled for February, 10th-13th, 2016 in Madrid.
It is an honor to host a group of librarians from all over the world: Smithsonian Institution Libraries (USA), National Library of Greece, Bibliotheca Alexandrina (Egypt), Aberystwyth University (UK), New Jersey State Library (USA), Lower Saxony Library Association (Germany), National Library of Lithuania, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (USA), University of Manitoba (Canada), Goethe-Institut (Germany), Florida State University (USA), Lincoln University (New Zeland), Bibliothèque publique d’information (Paris), Zeeuwse Bibliotheek Middelburg (Netherlands), Peking University Library (China), Hordaland County Library (Norway), University of Ottawa (Canada), Russian State Library, Biblioteksentralen A/L (Norway), Ryerson University (Canada) and Êcole Supérieure de Banque (Algeria)
The meeting will be focused on having the SC business meetings and the IFLA BibLibre International Library Marketing Award Jury meetings. We will also have the opportunity to meet Spanish librarians and share our experiences about «Libraries & Technology«. But definetly we will have time to get into the Spanish culture and discover it´s flavors.
To facilitate your time at IE Business School & IE University, and your stay in Madrid, we have prepared the information below which we hope you will find useful.
Please, don´t forget to register.
Hope to see you all very soon!
Arriving at Madrid Barajas Airport, you can hire a taxi (average rate is 30€) or opt to get to the meeting room by public transport. Subway line 8 will take you to Colombia Station where you should transfer to line 9 for Avenida de AmericaBarajas Airport
Bibliothèque publique d’information
National Library of Greece
Lower Saxony Library Association
Hordaland County Library
Henar SILVESTRE FERRADAL
Êcole Supérieure de Banque
University of Ottawa
Russian State Library
Big success with more than 70 applications Worldwide
Florida State University
Vancouver Public Library Inspiration Lab Launch Campaign Canada
Tuan Time Each library experience is a memorable treasure Xiamen University Libraries China
Sunshine Coast Libraries Pop Ups! Sunshine Coast Libraries Australia
We received 71 applications from 26 countries, in 6 languages from all over the world!
The first and the second winner will receive airfare, lodging and registration for the World Library and Information Congress: 82nd IFLA General Conference and Assembly in Columbus, Ohio, USA 13 – 19 August 2016. Cash awards of €2000, €1000 and €500 respectively, which must be used to further their marketing efforts, will also be awarded to the first, second and third-place winners.
We have negotiated a special rate for NH Madrid Balboa Hotel
The Madrid City Tour Hop-On Hop-Off service offers you a host of different ways to travel around the city at your pace and in a convenient way. The tour buses give you the chance to create your own tour of Madrid by bus and explore all the tourist attractions you wish during your visit to MadridMadrid City Tour
Arriving at Madrid Barajas Airport, you can hire a taxi (average rate is 30€) or opt to get to the hotel by public transport. Subway line 8 will take you to Colombia Station where you should transfer to line 9 for Avenue America or Nuñez de Balboa. Get off at Juan Bravo Street and it's just a five-minute walk to the hotelBarajas Airport