Reasons for attending ZimLA Conference
Relationship building – A benefit with the most value is relationship building that occurs between library and information professionals as one has the opportunity to converse, share experiences and ideas which helps to understand each other and work together better as a team. You will notice that through the conference you may have an opportunity to be in groups with Library Directors and high profile people to discuss matters which is a fundamental tool to building relationships.
Networking – At a ZimLA Conference one will have the opportunity to meeting new contacts from all over the country involved in similar projects. This also boosts exchanging ideas which can lead to new innovative and improved ways of working and attending to challenges.
Knowledge Building – ZimLA conference allows one to contribute towards the growth of knowledge through sharing your presentation and research papers. The engaging sessions improve knowledge sharing and building which brings professional satisfaction.
Current trends in the profession – One of the most valuable benefits are learning current trends in the profession which is an important part of the conference. Through regular sessions and discussions new skills and technologies are discussed which benefit one if implemented at the workplace.
Strengthen Your Profession – Attending the conference strengthens your profession. It gives you an opportunity to contribute towards growing of the profession and build it to a new level. The main benefit relate to the prospect of advocating for the profession and the library community.