Other DCC Events

Wired for Maps

Edinburgh, 1 June 2005
Guy McGarva, DCC Geospatial Advisor, gave a presentation at the British Cartographic Society, Map Curators Group, 'Wired for Maps' Training Course at the National Library of Scotland.

Database Seminar: Collection and Preservation of At-Risk Digital Geospatial Data: the North Carolina NDIIPP Project

Edinburgh, 30 May 2005
Steve Morris of North Carolina State University (NCSU) Libraries discussed a project conducted with the U.S. Library of Congress in conjunction with the fairly new National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (NDIIPP) as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] 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.

DCC Information Day: University of Glasgow

Glasgow, 26 May 2005
This event offered many people an opportunity to meet and talk with DCC representatives. The meeting's agenda incorporated a brief presentation detailing the role of the DCC and a discussion session where attendees could describe their own digital curation efforts, any concerns they had and any expectations they had of the DCC.

DCC Information Day: Centre Point, London

London, 4 March 2005
We held our inaugural DCC Information Day aimed at representatives of Computing, Information and Library Services and Science Faculties at Centre Point, London from 12.00pm - 3.00pm. This was the first in a series of meetings across the UK.

DCC hosts visiting scholar from the Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Edinburgh, 17 January - 15 July 2005
From mid-January to mid-July, the DCC was host to a visiting scholar, Associate Professor Zhenxin Wu, from the Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences (LCAS) [external] in Beijing. She gave a presentation, An Introduction to LCAS, to DCC colleagues in Edinburgh before she returned to China. The DCC staff are looking forward to a fruitful collaboration with her and LCAS in the future.

Database Seminar: From Data Integration to Data Sharing

Edinburgh, 17 January 2005
Renee Miller presented "From Data Integration to Data Sharing" as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] 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.

Preservation Business Models Conference

Den Haag, 20 - 22 September 2004
Part of Dutch Presidency programme. The DCC was a co-sponsor of this ERPANET event.