event: The Digital Preservation Training Programme


The DPTP is a modular training programme, built around themed sessions that have been developed to assist you in designing and implementing an approach to preservation that will work for your institution. Through a wide range of modules, the DPTP examines the need for policies, planning, strategies, standards and procedures in digital preservation, and teaches some of the most up-to-date methods, tools and concepts in the area. It covers these topics via a mixture of lectures, discussions, practical tasks and exercises, and a class project. [read more...]


School of Oriental and Africa Studies (SOAS)
Thornhaugh Street Brunei Gallery, University of London
London WC1H 0XG
United Kingdom

event: Decoding the digital: a common language for preservation

27/07/2010 09:30
27/07/2010 16:30

Decoding the digital: a common language for preservation

A Digital Preservation Coalition and Preservation Advisory Centre joint conference, exploring communication and promoting interaction between librarians, archivists and digital preservation managers.

Tuesday 27 July 2010
British Library Conference Centre , 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB, United Kingdom [read more...]


96 Euston Road, British Library Conference Centre, St Pancras
London NW1 2DB
United Kingdom

event: 10th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2010)


Intelligent virtual agents (IVAs) are interactive characters that exhibit human-like qualities and communicate with humans or with each other using natural human modalities such as behavior, gesture and speech. IVAs are capable of real-time perception, cognition and action that allow them to participate in a dynamic social environment. [read more...]


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
United States

iPRES 2009 proceedings and videos

The proceedings and videos from iPRES 2009 (held in San Francisco on Oct 5-6 2009) are now available online. The proceedings are available through the California Digital Library’s eScholarship site:

Videos of the presentations are available in addition to the papers and powerpoint presentations. You’ll find links to all of these on conference program webpage:

event: EuroMed2010


Dedicated to Digital Cultural Heritage and Digital Libraries

November 8 - 13th, 2010
Limassol, Cyprus

The EUROMED2010 joint conference will provide an opportunity to exchange research results, opinions, experiences and proposals on the best practice and hi-tech tools from Information and Communications Technology to document, archive, preserve, manage and communicate Cultural Heritage (CH). [read more...]



CfP: TEI Applied: Digital Texts and Language Resources

The Program Committee of the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Text Encoding Initiative Consortium invites individual paper proposals, panel sessions, poster sessions, and tool demonstrations particularly, but
not exclusively, on digital texts, language resources and any topic that applies TEI to its research.

Submission Topics
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Topics might include but are not restricted to:
* TEI and natural language processing
* TEI and language resources
* Analyzing and quantifying encoded texts
* Aggregation and compilation
* Integrating the TEI with other technologies and standards [read more...]

AAG 2010 Organized Session: Open Source Tools & Standards in GISc Research and Education

Sponsored by the Cyberinfrastructure, Spatial Analysis and Modeling, and Geographic Information Science and Systems Specialty Groups [read more...]

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