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Joint Technical Symposium 2019: Call for Papers

Added on 17 December 2018

PRESERVE THE LEGACY. CELEBRATE THE FUTURE.

The CCAAA will hold its 2019 Joint Technical Symposium on October 3-5, 2019 at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision, Hilversum, The Netherlands

The Joint Technical Symposium (JTS) is an international scientific and technical event dealing with matters of particular importance to audiovisual archives and archivists. Organized every few years since 1983 by the member organizations now forming the Coordinating Council of Audiovisual Archiving Associations (CCAAA), it provides an opportunity for colleagues around the world and those interested in the field to meet and share information about the preservation of original image and sound materials. The latest JTS took place in Singapore in March 2016.

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IIPC Web Archiving Conference 2019: Second Call for Papers

Added on 17 December 2018

In 2019 the IIPC Web Archiving Conference is proudly hosted by the National and University Library of Croatia in Zagreb, and coincides with the 15th anniversary of the Croatian Web Archive (HAW). The WAC (#iipcWAC19) will be held in the Westin Hotel Zagreb, on 6 & 7 June 2019.

Please submit your proposals using EasyChair by 7th January 2019.

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New: Online ‘Member’s Lounge’ starting in January 2019

Added on 13 December 2018

Using the online conferencing platform Zoom, the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) will offer its members exclusive access to a monthly ‘Member’s Lounge’ starting in January 2019.

In a change to the Fridays advertised in the DPC Prospectus, the first Member’s Lounge will open at 12 noon GMT on Thursday 31st January 2019.

With no need for registration, members are invited to drop-in for one hour of open discussion on a range of digital preservation themes, with the Member’s Lounge reopening on the last Thursday of every subsequent month.

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Vacancy for Digital Archives Assistant at the Archaeology Data Service

6 January 2019

York, UK

£18,688 - £22,017 a year

Fixed Term

The Digital Preservation Coalition welcomes CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics, as Full Member

Added on 5 December 2018

The DPC is delighted to announce that the European Laboratory for Particle Physics, CERN, has joined the Coalition as a Full Member this month.

CERN has three main digital preservation interests: Scientific Data from CERN’s accelerators, notably the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), where the data volume at the end of LHC Run2 (end 2018) is over 300PB; Scientific publications, papers and articles; and CERN’s “digital memory”, including meeting minutes, photographs, video recordings and scanned legacy material.

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Call for Contributions Open for iPRES2019

Added on 3 December 2018

ipres2019The Call for Contributions for iPRES2019 is now open. iPRES is the premier international conference on the preservation and long term management of digital materials. The 16th International Conference on Digital Preservation will be held on September 16-20, 2019 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

You are invited to submit original contributions that describe practice- and theory-informed approaches to scientific models, daily practice, collaborative efforts, creative solutions, and the progress your organization has made in digital preservation.

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