The future library

Libraries are a cornerstone of any vibrant community, so what will they look like in the future?

Will they become hubs for startups allowing entrepreneurs and freelancers space to work, or will there be robots chasing us for late fees? Join some of Melbourne’s best thinkers sharing their vision for libraries of the future in this fun, smart conversation.

This event is presented by Melbourne Conversations


Travis Sheridan, Venture Café Global Institute

Travis Sheridan is the President of the CIC Venture Café Global Institute (VCGI) where he is responsible for growth and expansion of the organization. Sheridan was also the founding Executive Director of Venture Café St. Louis – the first expansion city outside of Cambridge, MA. Travis grew the St. Louis program to the point that … Continue reading "Travis Sheridan"

Justine Hyde, State Library Victoria

Justine Hyde is director of library services and experience at the State Library Victoria where she leads the library’s onsite and digital user experience, collections, public programs, exhibitions, publishing and education programs. Justine is a library evangelist and a regular speaker on the topic of transforming libraries for the 21st century. She is also a … Continue reading "Justine Hyde"

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