Transportation There will be a free pick-up service at the airport for all participants. Please send your itinerary and filled hotel registration (if you have not done so) to ACURIL LOC, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please watch for the Acuril banner or sign.
The conference will offer a free shuttle service to and from the hotel and the conference venue, the Karibe Convention Center.
There will be transportation at competitive prices when you are leaving. Please purchase a voucher at the registration desk.
Transport Il y aura un service de navette gratuit de l'aéroport aux hôtels pour tous les participants. Merci d'envoyer votre itinéraire et votre enregistrement d’hôtel complété (si ce n'est déjà fait) à email@example.com. Suivez les signes ACURIL.
La conférence offrira un service de navette gratuit entre le Karibe et les hôtels.
Il y aura un service de transport vers l'aéroport à prix compétitifs lors de votre départ. Merci d'acheter un coupon au bureau des inscriptions.
Do you know what ICT
mean? ACURIL XLII HAITI will address its impact in Haiti
From June 4 to June 8,
2012, the 42nd Annual Conference of the Association of the Caribbean
University, Research and Institutional Libraries (ACURIL), will take place
at the Karibe Hotel and Convention Center located in Pétion-Ville, Haiti.
is the first time that the ACURIL Conference is taking place in Haiti as a
result of the election of Françoise Beaulieu Thybulle, MLIS ,President of ACURIL 2011-2012
will be coming from various parts of the world particularly from 28 Caribbean
states and territories to attend the conference, dedicated by choice of the president of ACURIL Mrs. Francoise Beaulieu Thybulle to
Jean Wilfrid Bertrand, General Director of the National Archives of Haiti http://www.anhhaiti.org/ -
first Haitian ACURIL President in 1989-1990 which congress could not be held in Haiti..
The world acclaimed author Edwidge Danticat will be the keynote speaker on June 5th, 2012 at 9am.
The theme for the conference is “365 doors opened on the
technological revolution: economic, cultural, social and political
impacts.” The theme plays on the reminiscence of a historic revolution
and beautiful palace built by self-proclaimed King Henri Christophe in the
North of Haiti in 1813. The palace that had 365 doors.
conference will address the digital era and the consequences of the rapid
developments in ICT (information and communications technology) for the
information profession. It will also focus on the social, cultural and economic
and political aspects of the information society. Commercial vendors and
exhibitors confirmed areEbsco, Springer, Gaylord, System, Link,
SirsiDynix, Elsevier, OCLC, Libraries without borders, the National Archives, the Ministry of Culture, and local banks
are also expected pending their confirmation.
June 7, ACURIL continues with its 5 year SOLIDARITY with Libraries and Archives
in Haiti Campaign. It will coincide with Haiti’s LIVRE EN FOLIE, a yearly
Haitian book fair to be held a Parc Canne a sucre .
will be a unique opportunity for ACURIL participants to witness the vitality of
the Haitian book production.
We are very pleased to offer a range of different hotel with
more competitive prices for the ACURIL XLII conference. The conference will a
offer a free shuttle service to and from the hotel and the conference venue,
the Karibe Convention Center. Please fill the hotel registration form and send it quickly to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for call for papers/posters and workshops have been extended to April 30th, 2012. Les dates limites de soumission ont été repoussées au 30 avril 2012 pour les présentations, affiches et ateliers. La fecha por la convocatoria a presentacion de ponencias, talleres y carteles esta ahora 30 de Abril de 2012
The cut-off date for making reservations is April 30th, 2012.
La fecha de límite para hacer reservaciones es el 30 de abril del 2012.
La date limite pour faire des réservations est le 30 avril 2012.