Digital Inclusion and Education in Libraries
Vrijdag 15/10 11:30 - 12:00
In this presentation, Johannes Neuer, librarian director of Germany-based ekz Group, shares examples of digital inclusion and education initiatives from his experience working at one of the world's leading libraries in the USA and one of Europe's largest libraries suppliers. Find out about you can help to bridge the digital divide and learn about efforts to make digital technology more understandable and accessible.
Johannes Neuer has been working in the library industry since 2009 when he joined The New York Public Library where he subsequently held several leadership positions, including Director of Customer Experience. In 2019 he became Librarian Director of ekz Group, a German-based group of companies, including ekz.benelux (formerly known as Autocheck Systems and HSBIB / itrack), specializing in products and services for libraries. In both organizations, he has spearheaded efforts to increase the inclusiveness and accessibility of digital products and services.