March 25, 2017

Directors’ Summit: Discover a 21st Century Roadmap for Community Outcomes

SPONSORED BY: Gale Cengage Learning, Innovative Interfaces, OCLC, CIVIC Technologies, Orange Boy and Library Journal.

EVENT DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 2:00 PM ET/11:00 AM PT


The archive is now available for on-demand viewing.

Join us as we explore some of the key themes from the Library Journal 2011 Directors’ Summit, held in partnership with Columbus Metropolitan Library. Garry Golden, Lead Futurist, Future Think, and rated “outstanding” by 87 percent of attendees, will expand on some of the motifs he presented, including how to better anticipate social change, think about and plan for a future shaped by transformational change, and gather prescriptive data that will lead to service innovation. Patrick Losinski, executive director, Columbus Metropolitan Library, OH, will lead a conversation with Garry and the audience.


Garry Golden, Lead Futurist, Future Think, Forward Elements
Garry Golden is a professionally trained Futurist who speaks and consults on issues shaping business and society in the 21st century. He has worked across a wide range of industries and with civic institutions including Brooklyn College, Center for the Future of Museums, Kennedy Center Partners in Education and McGraw-Hill Companies.


Patrick Losinski, CEO, Columbus Metropolitan Library, OH,

Pat Losinski has served as Executive Director of the Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) a twenty-one branch library district serving 820,000 residents in central Ohio, since 2002. His title recently changed to CEO.



Welcoming introductions by Library Journal Editor-in-Chief, Francine Fialkoff.


Can’t make it on March 6? No problem!  The webcast is archived and will be available soon for on-demand viewing at your convenience!

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  1. Please email me as I am unable to register as the event is over today, but I would like to hear the archived webcast. There is no way to sign up for the webcast as today is the 6th and it is over.