The Indian Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS) and the Department of Library & Information Science, Central University of Himachal Pradesh, Dharamshala are organizing the XXX IATLIS National Conference, 2014from 27th – 29th November, 2014 at its Temporary Academic Block Shahpur. The theme of the conference is “Re-inventing LIS Education Programmes in India: Challenges & Opportunities in the Digital Era”. Experts from various parts of India will discuss various issues related to library & information science education in view of digital transformation and ongoing developments in the information environment.
Professor Yoginder Singh Verma, Vice-Chancellor, Central University of Himachal Pradesh will preside over the function.
Professor Amitabha Chatterjee former Professor of Library & Information Science, Jadavpur University, Kolkata will deliver the keynote address.
Professor K. Navalani, former Dean, Punjabi University, Patiala will be the Guest of Honour.
Professor Jagtar Singh, the IATLIS President will highlight the activities & achievements of IATLIS.
Professor I.V. Malhan, Dean, School of Mathematics, Computers & Information Science is the local organizing secretary.