Ms. Parent is currently the Assistant Deputy Minister for the Documentary Heritage Collection Sector at Library and Archives Canada (LAC). She is responsible for the development, digitization and the preservation of the Canadian documentary heritage and has a lead role in the development of LAC's digital agenda and the national digital strategy.
In March, 2009, Ms. Parent was appointed as University Librarian at the University of British Columbia for a six-year term. She will assume these duties in July.
Date: Wednesday, April 29th, 2009
Time: 10:00 - 11:30am (refreshments at 10:00)
Location: Husky Oil Great Hall, Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary