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Who should attend this workshop?
Library or Council Data Managers, Data Analysts, Data engineers, Information Managers, ICT Managers, IT Managers. We extend this invitation to those people in your library or Council who input your data. This workshop is free.
Register here.


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 Where Date
Carterton Monday 13 February
Whanganui Monday 6 March
Queenstown Monday 13 March
Gore Wednesday 15 March
Dunedin Friday 17 March
Matamata Tuesday 21 March
Rotorua Thursday 23 March
Hokitika Tuesday 28 March
Christchurch Thursday 30 March
Nelson Friday 31 March
Whangarei - Online Tuesday 22 August
 11.00am - 12.00pm 
 Thursday 9 November
Whangarei Tuesday 14 November

Workshop Programme

Downloadable pdf of the Programme is here [coming soon]

Date/Time ContentPresenters
 MORNING SESSION: Creating a data mindset 
9.30amNetworking and refreshments 

Welcome Karakia & introduction
How to create a data mindset within your library?

Bernie Hawke with Host Library.
10.10amVideo: Data Literacy
What every library manager needs to know.
Tiffany Rawlings, Library Manager, Masterton District Library & Project Lead.
10.15amGetting the most out of LIBPAS:
Data Accuracy & Definitions
Group Activity led by Bernie and Hilary Beaton.
11.00amGetting the most out of LIBPAS:
Bernie Hawke and Hilary Beaton, PLNZ consultant.
11.45amVideo: PLNZ 2022 Analysis and Insight ReportBrian Anderson, Library Manager
Porirua City Libraries.
11.50amPLNZ 2022 Analysis and Insight ReportGroup Activity led by Hilary and Bernie.
12.30pmNetworking & Lunch 
Data as a Compelling Narrative
1.20pmVideo: The Power of Infographics
Storyteller by numbers
Rob Baigent, Hamilton City Libraries, & PLNZ Chair. 
1.30pmStory AugmentationGroup Activity led by Bernie and Hilary.
2.30pm2023 National Data Collection; A Business Tool for Managers.Presentation.
3.00pmClosing KarakiaBernie with host library.

Note: This programmme was accurate at the time of publication and may be subject to unforeseen changes.

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