Other DCC Events

DCC Information Day: University College London

London, 16 January 2007
This event allowed those working with digital data at UCL to share experiences. The range of disciplines present provided an opportunity for collaboration on digital curation challenges. Understanding and working together between disciplines is critical if we are to successfully curate digital data over the long-term. Participants had an opportunity to provide feedback and discuss their digital preservation plans.

Database Seminar: Supporting Persistent Citation

Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02), 11 December 2006
John A. Kunze, California Digital Library, University of California, presented "Supporting Persistent Citation" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] seminar season at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02). The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event. View his slides [PPT, 6MB].

Database Seminar: Format Typing for the Preservation of Data Sets and Databases

Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02), 4 December 2006
The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02)

DCC and the University of Liverpool Library Information Day: Institutional Repositories

University of Liverpool, 4 December 2006
In conjunction with the University of Liverpool, we held an Information Day on Institutional Repositories at the Harold Cohen Library of the University of Liverpool.

DCC Information Day: Archaeology

University of Glasgow, 31 October 2006
This event focussed on developing a management structure to effectively curate archaeological data from the individual through to the organisation. The intended audience included anyone who generates or intends to generate digital archaeological data.

Staff Awareness Session: Introduction to the Digital Curation Centre

Edinburgh University Library, 11 October 2006
This event was aimed at staff in the University of Edinburgh Information Services Group and provided an introduction to the work of our organisation, the JISC-funded Digital Curation Centre.

Database Seminar: Validation of Streaming XML Documents

Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02), 25 September 2006
The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02) Cristina Sirangelo, INRIA, Orsay, presented "Validation of Streaming XML Documents" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02). The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

Database Seminar: Automatic Verification of Communicating Data-Aware Web Services

Buccleuch Place, 1 June 2006
Victor Vianu from the University of California, San Diego, presented "Automatic Verification of Communicating Data-Aware Web Services" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Seminar Room 4 in Buccleuch Place. The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

DCC Information Day: Scarman House, University of Warwick

University of Warwick, 1 June 2006
This event was held in conjunction with JISC Legal and took place following the close of the JISC Legal Conference. Although this event was primarily aimed at participants of the JISC Legal event, representatives from local institutions, as well as archivists, software developers and people from commercial organisations with an interest in digital preservation and a passion to learn more about our work also attended.

Database Seminar: Computational Problems of Data Exchange

Buccleuch Place, 29 May 2006
University of Edinburgh, Seminar Room 4, Buccleuch Place Georg Gottlob from Oxford University presented "Computational Problems of Data Exchange" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Seminar Room 4 in Buccleuch Place. The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.