We hope the SLANZA 2017 Conference, Fiery Futures: Igniting & Inspiring Libraries, provided you with
professional development that was valuable and memorable.
Our conference theme included: Bedrock – Solid foundations: core practice & fundamentals; Lava –
Flowing ideas: new perspectives & practice; Fiery Futures – Bright spark ideas: future trends & looking
ahead, creating & embracing change.
We were very pleased to bring you a wide variety of workshops and some wonderful international and
national keynote speakers. We hope our speakers inspired and ignited your professional development.
This conference would not have been possible without the support of our sponsors and exhibitors.
Many thanks to the Auckland Conference Committee who have worked hard to bring this event to you.
I am very grateful to this amazing, hardworking team for their enthusiasm, inspiration and commitment.
We hope you enjoyed your conference experience and dound ideas that will inspire and ignite your futures.
Elizabeth Atkinson, Auckland Conference Committee Convenor