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World Library and Information Congress: 71st IFLA General Conference and Council

"Libraries - A voyage of discovery"

August 14th - 18th 2005, Oslo, Norway

Plenary Speaker

Upali Amarasiri
National Library and Documentations Services Board of Sri Lanka

Amarasiri is the director general of the National Library and Documentations Services Board of Sri Lanka.

He has since 1998 been a member of the editorial board of Information Development, published by Bowker/Saur, representing Asia Oceania region. He is the chair of the Sri Lanka Disaster Management Committee for Library, Information Services and Archives, from Januar 2005. In 1986 he received the IFLA Martinus Nijhoff award.

Date: Sunday 14th August
Time: 12.45-13.45