Member Meeting 2017

Where: Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel

When: November 2, 2017

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Meeting Notes

Meeting Agenda

HathiTrust Strategic Directions Membership Meeting

November 2, 2017 9am-3pm

Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel

Participant Agenda

Purpose: To include HathiTrust members in setting strategic directions for HathiTrust.

Outcome:  Member representatives will have an opportunity to review, prioritize, and suggest adjustments to the draft vision, strategic directions and objectives, and organizational values document. The outcome of the meeting will be feedback on the proposal, which will be incorporated into a final strategic directions document.

Breakfast will be available at 8am. The meeting will begin at 9am.

9am-noon Morning session (with a break)

The session will begin at 9am with introductions and announcements followed by lightning talks and a summary presentation of the draft strategic directions document.

Following the break, table groups will discuss the overall vision, strategic areas and objectives, and organizational values, then begin to delve into the first strategic area: Impact.

Noon-1 Lunch Break

1pm-3pm Afternoon session (with a break)

Table groups will discuss the second and third strategic areas: Enhance and Grow. There will be opportunities for some points to be shared with the full group. Before adjourning at 3pm, we will spend a few minutes summarizing the meeting and outlining next steps.