Preliminary Programme

09.00–10.10 Arrival and Welcome Coffee


10.10–10.15 Conference opening
10.15–10.25 Welcome speeches
Faustas Latėnas, Adviser to the Prime Minister
10.25–10.35 Welcome speeches
Šarūnas Birutis, Minister of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania 
10.35–11.00 Welcome speeches and presentation
Prof. Dr. Renaldas Gudauskas, Director General of the Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania
11.00–11.10 Welcome speeches (video)
Deborah Jacobs, Director of the Global Libraries initiative, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
11.10–11.30 Presentation
David Streatfield, Independent Impact Consultant, Global Libraries Initiative, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
11.30–11.55 Welcome speeches
dr. Arūnas Gelūnas, Member of the Seimas
11.55–12.00 Closing remarks of Part One
12.00–13.20 Lunch (5th floor) / Exposure. Overview of L4I community projects (2nd floor)


13.20–14.00 Presentation
Marie Ostergard, Head of Community Engagement, Partnerships and Communication (Denmark)
14.00–14.40 Presentation
Dr. Hannelore Vogt, Director of the Cologne Public Library (Germany)
14.40–15.10 Coffee break (5th floor)
15.10–16.10 Presentation
Eugenijus Stratilatovas, Libraries for Innovation 2 Project Manager, Head of Strategic Project Development Department, Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania
16.10–16.40 Presentation
dr. Darius Albertas Udrys, Director of Public Institution „GO Vilnius“
16.40–17.20 Presentation
African drums
17.20– Farewell Coffee (5th floor)