Save the Date for Idea Exchange 2018 in Columbus, Ohio


For the 6th year in a row, dozens of library trail blazers from around the country will come together to celebrate using insights to drive organizational change and lead data-driven libraries. Join us in Columbus, Ohio, August 9 and 10, 2018 for inspiring keynotes, educational breakout sessions, training opportunities, networking, and much more.

Stay tuned for more details and the full conference schedule.

Conference Dates

  • Thursday, August 9
  • Friday, August 10


When is it?

August 9 and 10, 2018

Where is it?

Columbus, OH. More information about where you can stay coming soon.

Who should attend?

This conference is open only to current users who are part of the Savannah Community, the OrangeBoy client family. Participants in previous years include executive directors, library leaders, managers, and marketing directors.

Why should I attend?

If you enjoy getting together with other like-minded, data-driven library leaders and innovators, this conference is for you. Learn, network, share and get inspired. You'll be exposed to:

  • New methods and techniques to uncover answers and approaches to difficult challenges
  • How others motivate and train staff to be more data-driven
  • New ideas to apply analytics to reach your goals 
  • Ways to take your library to the next level

How much does it cost?

The first two reservations in your organization are free with your subscription to Savannah. Each additional registration is $149. If you preregister by March 31 additional registration will only cost $100. Presenters attend free.

Where and when do I register?

Register today on the registration page.

What's happening?

Keynotes and panels featuring expertise inside and outside the library industry to provide a new perspective. Breakout sessions on a wide selection of topics to help you lead a data-driven library. And, networking opportunities and training!

Full schedule coming soon.