Kathleen has worked in public libraries for over 30 years. She has a MA in Children's Literature and has worked extensively in children’s & young people’s library services and information & reader development services.
Amina Shah is the National Librarian and Chief Executive of the National Library of Scotland. She has 25 years of experience in a wide range of executive and non-exec roles in libraries and the arts sector in Scotland.
Maisie is a S6 pupil at Jordanhill School in Glasgow. Having spent a work placement at Glasgow Women’s library, she has a passion for all things library related and a strong belief in the important role they play in society.
Richmond Davies is theHead of Health, Wellbeing and Social Care, and Data Protection Officer (DPO) at Public Health Scotland which is part of NHS Scotland. He has over 25 years of experience working for NHS Scotland and holds a PhD in Library and Information Science.
Gary Cameron is a Senior Policy Manager within the Scottish Government's Community Justice Division. Prior to taking this role he was the Director of Strategy within Creative Scotland, the national agency for the arts, screen and creative industries.
Robin has been involved in the IT sector for over 30 years mostly in sales, marketing and professional services. in 2014 he set up Abergower Ltd which helps clients implement digital transformation strategies.
Anna McInnes has 15 years of experience working libraries across sectors and in different countries. She is currently a Senior Sales Engineer for Innovative Interfaces, a provider of library software and services.