PASIG 2017 - Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group, 11 – 13 September 2017, Oxford, UK

PASIG 2017 - Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group, 11 – 13 September 2017, Oxford, UK
11 Sep 2017

PASIG 2017 - Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group, 11 – 13 September 2017, Oxford, UK

 

We are excited to announce that registration for this year’s PASIG conference in Oxford, UK (11 – 13 September 2017) is now open.

Full conference early bird tickets are £150 (until 18 August). Tickets can be purchased from the Oxford University Online Store.

The Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) is dedicated to advancing the practice of digital preservation and archiving. It brings together practitioners, industry experts and researchers to share experiences on how to put preservation and archiving into practice. 

Join us at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History this autumn as the international digital preservation community gathers for three days of exchange and sharing. A conference reception will be held at the historic 15th century Divinity School, in the heart of Oxford. 

Conference sessions include:

Conference sessions include:

  • Digital preservation in the wider organisational context: Beyond the academic library
  • Preservation at the edge
  • Use/re-use of preserved content
  • Training and support: Equipping the organisation for digital preservation
  • Technical approaches to adding preservation capabilities
  • Technology trends: Storage, complex content, systems
  • Digital preservation implications of the current political, legal and environmental landscape
  • Future of preservation theory and practice
  • Lightning talk sessions

For full speaker and topic details, please visit: https://pasigoxford.org/ 

This year we are offering day only tickets to the Bootcamp Day (11 September) for £75. The Bootcamp Day is an exciting opportunity to learn the basics of digital preservation, institutional challenges and successes from real practitioners. This day is run in partnership with the Digital Preservation Coalition. http://www.dpconline.org 

Thanks to the sponsors for their generous support: Digital Preservation Network (DPN), Arkivum, Preservica, ResourceSpace, Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC), Oracle, Jisc, and Libnova.

The event is being hosted and organised by Bodleian Libraries and the Digital Preservation at Oxford and Cambridge (DPOC) team.