2015 SDC Annual Meeting Information

Presentations: 2015 SDC Annual Meeting Presentations


Candidate Bios: 2015 SDC LSWG Candidate Bios


Weather:  http://www.weather.com/weather/today/Louisville+KY+USKY1096

as of 12/1:


Dates:  SDC Annual Meeting, December 8-10, 2015 (New SDC Orientation, December 8, am)

             LSWG Meeting (5 SDC members), December 11, 2015


Justification: Conference Justification FY2016.pdf


Draft agenda:  2015 SDC mtg Agenda-final.pdf

Keppel Awards luncheon on Thursday, December 10.


Location:  Louisville, KY


Hotel:  The Brown Hotel, 335 West Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202

J. Graham's Café (open 7am-3pm)   Breakfast Menu; Lunch Menu

English Grill (open 6-9pm, Mon-Thur; 5-10pm, Fri-Sat; closed Sunday) Dinner Menu

Amenities: http://www.brownhotel.com/services-and-amenities; Complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access throughout the hotel.

Hotel provided Shuttle: Complimentary 24-hour airport shuttle


Per diem: Information provided by Capital Meeting Planning, Inc. (Federal travel regulations and guidelines apply)


Lodging: Information provided by Capital Meeting Planning, Inc.

Air travel: Information provided by Capital Meeting Planning, Inc.


Non-sponsored events:


1. Networking:  Tuesday evening, December 8, 5:30-6:30 PM Hotel Lobby; For those that would like to participate in a gift swap please bring an item from your state (suggested in the $10 range).

2. Counting Opinions Sponsored Breakfast:  Wednesday, December 9, 7-8:20 AM Bluegrass room on the 2/d floor (Main Lobby). User Group (email invites)

3. Baker & Taylor and Bibliostat Cocktails and Dinner: Wednesday, December 9, 6-9:00 PM in the Secretariat A & B room; Invites mailed. RSVP to Ashley Dixon by December 4 Ashley.Dixon@baker-taylor.com

3. Counting Opinions Sponsored Breakfast:  Thursday, December 10, 7-8:20 AM Bluegrass room on the 2/d floor (Main Lobby). Open to all (email invites)



Map: http://mapq.st/1pMogAK



Recommended at the English Grill:


The Hot Brown - http://www.epicurious.com/articlesguides/holidays/kentucky/hot-brown-sandwich-brown-hotel


From December 2014:


Things to do: 





Louisville Mega Caverns – world’s only fully underground zip line (reservations suggested)

Louisville Slugger Museum – factory has been making bats for major league baseball’s best players for generations

Kentucky Derby Museum/Churchill Downs – museum of the world’s most famous horse race

Louisville Bourbon Trail – sample Kentucky’s finest product

Fourth Street Live – entertainment, restaurants, nightlife, shopping

Muhammad Ali Center – award winning museum featuring exhibits about Ali

Louisville Zoo

Frazier History Museum – world class museum featuring 1000 years of history


From Jay Bank:

           Jay – Plenty of holiday festivities at Galt, which is by the Ohio River


From Jamie McCanless:


Experience contemporary art at Louisville's 21c Museum

As North America’s first museum devoted solely to art of the 21st century, 21c Museum is committed to featuring a rotating program of thought-provoking solo and group exhibitions that reflect the global nature of art today, as well as site-specific, commissioned installations.

21c Museum Louisville is open 24/7/365


700 West Main Street