External Events

11th International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects (iPRES 2014)

Melbourne, 6 - 10 October 2014
iPRES 2014, the major international conference on digital preservation, will be held at the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia. The Coordinating Committee invites contributions of papers, posters, demonstrations, tutorials and workshops along two primary axes - Research and Innovative practice, with papers invited for both strands. For more information about submissions and key dates, visit the iPRES 2014 website.

iPRES 2016: 13th International Conference on Digital Preservation

Bern, 3 - 6 October 2016
iPRES is back in Europe in 2016! The Swiss National Library is delighted to announce that the 13th International Conference on Digital Preservation (iPRES) will take place in Bern from October 3–6, 2016.

The Third International Conference on Digital Information Processing, Data Mining, and Wireless Communications (DIPDMWC2016)

Moscow, 6 - 8 July 2016
The event will be held over three days, with presentations delivered by researchers from the international community, including presentations from keynote speakers and state-of-the-art lectures. The Call for Papers is now open.    

Citizen Cyberscience Summit

London, 20 - 22 February 2014
The 3rd Citizen Cyberscience Summit will be taking place this February at the Royal Geographical Society and University College London. The biennial event offers scientists, practitioners, enthusiasts, policy makers and citizen scientists an opportunity to interact and to delvelop prototypes for new projects over three days. The call for papers, panels, workshops and demonstrations closes on 31 December 2013.  

COAR Annual Meeting & joint OpenAIRE conference 2014

Athens, 21 - 23 May 2014
A joint conference between OpenAIRE and the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR), along with the 5th COAR Annual Meeting will take place in Athens this spring over three days at the Athens Acropolis Museum.

Research Data Alliance Sixth Plenary Meeting

Paris, 23 - 25 September 2015
RDA Plenaries are held every six months in different places around the world. They are exciting and productive events that bring together a unique community of data scientists, librarians, computer scientists, and domain scientists. Plenary meetings are special working events that really help move the community forward in creating tangible deliverables that improve data sharing across disciplines, technologies, and countries.

Digital Preservation: What I Wish I Knew Before I Started 2014

London, 23 January 2014
The DPC, the Archives & Records Association and Tessella are inviting students and researchers in archives, records management and librarianship to this day long conference on practical workplace skills in digital preservation.

Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation II

Barcelona, 18 - 20 November 2013
The Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation (ANADP) II Action Assembly will align digital preservation efforts internationally between communities—including national libraries, academic libraries, public libraries, research centers, archives, corporations, and funding agencies.

The International Conference on Digital Information Processing, E-Business and Cloud Computing (DIPECC2013)

Dubai, 23 - 25 October 2013
The conference aims to enable researchers build connections between different digital applications. The main objective is to provide a medium for professionals, engineers, academicians, scientists, and researchers from all over the world to present the result of their research activities in the field of Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology. DIPECC 2013 provides opportunities for the delegates to share the knowledge, ideas, innovations and problem solving techniques.