Silent Auction to Open Early!

Items Rolling In Items for the WLIA Foundation Silent Auction are beginning to roll in and there’s some cool ones. Like this Green Bay Packers autograph embossed football for the 2020 team. Or this 2 night stay in… Read More

Vote today!

Just a quick reminder that WLIA sent out 2021 ballots yesterday via an e-mail from Survey Monkey. Because technology is awesome, these can show up in the junk folder of your inbox, so check there. If you are… Read More

Final Conference Program is Now Available!

Check out the Final Conference Program for the 2021 Annual Conference. Finalize your plans for February 15-19 and join us! Don’t delay – Register Now! Experience over 80 hours of conference content and training: Technical workshops Keynote speaker… Read More

10 Reasons to GET EXCITED for the Virtual 2021 Annual Conference!

Enjoy over 80 hours of training with over 55 educational sessions, 13 technical workshops, 3 keynote speakers, and more. Learn new skills that will apply to your job. Network and socialize with your favorite WLIA colleagues. Receive a… Read More

Map Contest – Submit Your Work Today!

It’s that time of year again – when we all get really excited about the rapidly approaching WLIA Annual Conference! Although the event has gone virtual this year the renowned Map Contest is still very much alive and… Read More

Conference Highlight: Keynote Robert Young Pelton

We are incredibly excited to introduce Thursday’s keynote speaker for the Annual Conference. Robert Young Pelton’s story reads like a movie: started in the mailroom, moved up to the top in the marketing world, eventually working for high-profile… Read More

All Work and No Play? We Can Fix That.

We’ve got plenty of tomfoolery and shenanigans in the works for the upcoming Annual Conference to fight off the winter blues. Break up your day of coding and publishing services and looking over budgets by joining in on… Read More

How to Register for the 2021 Annual Conference – Tips and Tricks

Register in Eventsquid for the full conference experience and over 80 hours of conference content and training: Technical workshops Keynote speaker plenaries Educational breakout sessions Special interest groups Social activities (scavenger hunt, trivia night, photo contest) Exhibit hall focus to… Read More

WLIA Online Silent Auction Seeks Donations

The WLIA Foundation has begun accepting items for the Online Silent Auction to be held during the 2021 WLIA Virtual Annual Conference. Every year the auction is held during the conference and the funds raised go toward higher… Read More

Conference Highlight: Keynote Kevin Ehrman-Solberg

Kevin is one of the co-founders of the Mapping Prejudice Project at the University of Minnesota, which is identifying and mapping racially restrictive housing covenants in the 20th century. Combining GIS, optical character recognition, and crowd-sourcing, Mapping Prejudice… Read More