Featured Speakers

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Ryan J. Dowd

Homeless Training
Teacher, Speaker
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Julie Pellisier-Lush

Poet Laureate of PEI



Ka Li (he/him)

National Network for Equitable Library Service
Accessibility Analyst

Simon Jaeger (he/him)

National Network for Equitable Library Service
Accessibility Analyst

Agnieszka Hayes (she/her)

Vaughan Memorial Library, Acadia University
Convener, APLA Information Literacy Interest Group; and Academic...
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Daniella Levy-Pinto (she/her)

BC Libraries Cooperative
NNELS Manager
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Elizabeth Yates (she/her)

Brock University
Research and Scholarly Communication Librarian
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K-Lee Fraser (she/her)

University of Toronto
Liaison Librarian
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Laurie Davidson (she/her)

Executive Director
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Leigh Jackson (she/her)

York University Libraries, Toronto, ON
Content Development Librarian
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Maggie Neilson (she/her)

Acadia University
Academic Librarian, Coordinator of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
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Lynn Hart (they/he)

Dalhousie University, School of Information Management

Sam Schwanak (they/them)

Dalhousie University
Graduate Student

Samantha Adema

Dalhousie University
Indigenous Services Librarian
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Melissa Belvadi

Robertson Library
Collections & User Experience Librarian
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Shernett Bennett

Humber College - Archive
Library Technician
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Rachel Breau

Manager, Member Services
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Emily Cooke

Atlantic School of Theology Library
Collection Assessment and Development Librarian
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Michaela Doucette

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Indigenous Archivist
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Leigh Emerson

PEI Public Library Service
Children’s Librarian, Confederation Centre Public Library
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Catherine Falls

Internet Archive Canada
Program Officer, Community Programs
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Lindee Gallant

PEI Community Navigators
Eastern PEI Community Navigator
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Cynthia Gatto

Halifax Public Libraries
Manager of Collection Development
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Cindy Harrigan

Patrick Power Library, Saint Mary’s University
Instructional Development Librarian

Riane Lapaire

National Network for Equitable Library Service
Braille & Accessibility Testing Coordinator
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Amy Lorencz

Saint Mary’s University
Metadata and Copyright Librarian
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Mai Lu

University of Toronto Mississauga
Head, Public Services

Elaine MacInnis

Dalhousie University
Associate Dean Library Services and Head, MacRae Library
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Megan Mainwaring

New Brunswick Museum
Program Officer, Strategic Initiatives
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Julie Marcoux

Dalhousie University
Data Librarian and Reference Librarian
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Peggy Miles

PEI Community Navigators
Central PEI Community Navigator
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Peggy McEachreon BA MA MLIS

Horizon Health Network
Policy Coordinator
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Stacey Penney

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Cataloguing Librarian
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Jess Posgate

Projects Coordinator
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Heather Pretty

Memorial University of Newfoundland
Cataloguing Librarian
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Amanda Hudson-Frigault, MA. Coun. Psych.

Mental Health and Addictions Services, Nova Scotia Health
Community Consultant, Policy and Planning,
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Stephanie Quail

York University
Director, Open Scholarship department
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Heather Sanderson

Saint Mary’s University
Information Literacy Librarian, Patrick Power Library

Megan Sellmer

National Network for Equitable Library Service
Web and Usability Assistant
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Scott Smith

PEI Community Navigators
Western PEI Community Navigator

Amanda Squires

Canadian Mental Health Association- PEI Division
Kings County Education Coordinator
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Chantelle Taylor

Cumberland Public Libraries
Deputy Chief Librarian
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Kate Thompson

New Brunswick Public Library Service
Head of Public Services Development
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Alexandra Tome

Mount Allison University
Library and Information Technician
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Pam Tracz

Halifax Public Libraries
Manager Learning & Development

Kelly Vassaur

Autism Nova Scotia
Inclusion & Adult Support Coordinator
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Emily Victoria

Inkyard Press/HarperCollins
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André Vietinghoff

Retired Librarian