Marketing Forum Mini-Conference

Secret Ingredients to Powerful Library Marketing
April 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Schaumburg Township District Library
130 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60193

Join us for the 2nd Annual Illinois Library Association Marketing Forum Mini-Conference! At this one-day event, content creator and library marketing blogger Angela Hursh of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County will lead a keynote presentation about content creation, management, and implementation. Breakout discussions on various marketing topics will round out the day.

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Registration Fees

$20 for ILA Members
$25 for non-ILA Members
Admission includes continental breakfast and lunch.
Registration Deadline: March 22, 2019 


Featured Speaker

Angela Hursh
Angela Hursh is the Content Team Leader in the Marketing Department of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, where she has spent the last five years developing and executing strategic communications plans, including successful content marketing campaigns. Before joining the library world, Angela spent more than 20 years working in broadcast TV journalism. In her spare time, she runs the Super Library Marketing blog ( as well as a blog about vintage cookbooks.


Schedule of Events

9:15 – 10:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast and Networking
Bring copies of your newsletters, flyers, other promotional items to share.

10:00  10:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks

10:15  – 11:15 a.m.
Keynote Speaker
Angela Hursh, Content Team Leader, Marketing Department
The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

11:20 – 11:50 a.m.
Morning Breakout Session on Various Marketing Topics

11:50 a.m. – Noon
Short Break Before Lunch and Networking

Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Networking
Panera boxed lunches will be ordered; please indicate your preference when you register.

  • Roasted Turkey & Avocado BLT
  • Mediterranean Veggie Sandwich (Vegetarian)
  • Seasonal Greens Salad (Vegetarian, Gluten-Free, Vegan)
  • Fuji Apple Salad with Chicken (Gluten-Free)

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Afternoon Breakout Sessions on Various Marketing Topics

2:30 – 3:00 p.m.
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