2017 ULC Partners Conference Recap

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The 2017 Partners Conference, Public Leaders: Leading Together, took place in Philadelphia July 12-14. ULC members and their community partners came together for two days of enlightened and thought-provoking conversation on collaboration and the role of libraries in local government and today’s society. Read about the conference in the Philadelphia Inquirer. 
And, thank you to all the ULC members, community partners and speakers who joined ULC in Philadelphia:
  • Mayor Christopher B. Coleman, Mayor of Saint Paul, MN
  • Michael DiBerardinis, Managing Director, City of Philadelphia
  • Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO, of the National Constitution Center
  • Patrick Morgan, Philadelphia Program Manager at the Knight Foundation
  • Cara Ferrentino, Program Officer at the William Penn Foundation
  • Jo Giudice, Director of Libraries of the Dallas Public Library
  • Thomas Hjelm, Chief Digital Officer at NPR
  • Cyndee Sturgis Landrum, CEO/Director of the Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library
  • Bridget Quinn-Carey, Chief Executive Officer of the Hartford Public Library
  • Dr. William (Bill) Chrystal, Expert on the Founding Era of the United States
  • Steve Pemberton, Senior Executive at Walgreens Boots Alliance
  • Jerry Sweeney, President, Chief Executive Officer and Trustee of Brandywine