2018 Idaho Library Association Annual Conference

We are pleased to announce the 2018 keynote speaker will be Jim Neal, current President of the American Library Association. Please check each day's page for full details about our rocking events. And remember to use hashtags #ila2018 and #idaholibrariesrock !


Schedule Overview

Wednesday, October 3:

  • Preconference workshops all day (1912 Center)
  • ILA Executive Board afternoon retreat (UI Library)
  • Opening evening reception at Moscow Public Library (included in registration)

Thursday, October 4:

  • Morning plenary keynote by Jim Neal (University Room)
  • Regular program sessions all day
  • Exhibits all day (Silver Room)
  • Luncheon speaker, author Emily Ruskovich (University Room)
  • Happy Hour Mixer, with film screening and silent auction (University Room)
  • Evening awards reception with dinner (included in registration)

Friday, October 5:

  • Regular program sessions all day
  • Exhibits all day (Silver Room)
  • ILA All-Member Business meeting
  • Legislative panel
  • Lunch and networking (University Room)
  • Division meetings (school, public, academic/special, trustees)

Printable Program

If you have any questions about the schedule, please email Ashlyn Velte and Beth Hendrix at