Our sincere thanks to our sponsors: INGRAM CONTENT GROUP (Volunteer sponsor), EBSCO (River Pearls); ; University of Tennessee Knoxville (River Pearls); T-Mobile (Jubilee), Gale; Barnes and Noble Cool Springs (Smoky); IEEE (Smoky)

DataFest

DataFest 2017DataFest 2017 is Thursday, October 26, at the Nashville Public Library Conference Center

The Tenn-Share DataFest is a day-long vendor fair and conference held each year for Tenn-Share member library staff. It is free for staff, and a nominal fee for vendors. Attendee registration - IT'S FREE!




 

We may also be offering tours of Nashville (there may be a fee) on Thursday after the event. and Dine-Arounds (have dinner at a restaurant and converse about a particular topic) Choose the one you may be interested in on the registration form. 

  1. Walking history tour - Guides will personally take you back into Nashville's past and walk you to many historic locations.

  2. Walking food tour - Tour, eat and drink at three downtown or east Nashville (TBD) restaurants.

  3. Bus music tour - Ride along with a real Nashville songwriter and get pumped up with a hilarious tour guide who will be telling one of a kind music stories

Sponsor and vendor registration 

Vendor presentation submission form
Vendor logo upload

Vendors will present in 25-minutes sessions.   Because of space limitations, DataFest vendors do not have exhibit space, although they are welcome to meet with interested librarians in the hospitality area.  

Previous DataFests:
Sponsors
Volunteer ($1500 +)
Ingram Content Group

River Pearls ($1000)
EBSCO Information Services
University of Tennessee Knoxville*

Jubilee ($750+)
Gale
T-Mobile*

Smoky ($500)
Barnes & Noble - NEW!*
IEEE

VENDORS AT DATAFEST

Barnes & Noble
DemcoSoftware (NEW!)
EBSCO
Expak Logistics, Inc.
Gale
IEEE
Ingram Content Group
Oxford University Press
Springshare
T-Mobile (NEW!)
TLC (NEW!)

Which one is for you? Maybe all of them!
  • DataFest - Presentations from vendors providing products to each library type (Thursday)
  • School Library Collection Fair - K-12 library book vendors (Thursday)
  • Fall Conference - Librarian presentations in each library type, panels, discussions, and a keynote. (Friday)

*pending