IIIF conference 2018

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The 2018 International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) Conference will be held May 21-25 in Washington, DC, co-hosted by the Library of Congress, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Folger Shakespeare Library. The Conference is intended for a wide range of participants and interested parties, including digital image repository managers, content curators, software developers, scholars, and administrators at libraries, museums, cultural heritage institutions, software firms, and other organizations working with digital images and audio/visual materials.

Website: http://iiif.io/event/2018/washington/

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Conference Outline:

Monday May 21st - Pre Conference workshops hosted by the Smithsonian

Tuesday May 22nd - IIIF Showcase hosted by the Library of Congress

Wednesday May 23rd - IIIF Conference plenary hosted by the Library of Congress

Thursday May 24th and Friday 25th - IIIF Conference parallel sessions hosted by the Library of Congress

The Washington Planning committee are looking for proposals for talks in the following forms:

• 7 to 10 minute lightning talks to be given in a plenary session

• 20 minute presentations (plus 5 mins questions)

• 60 or 90 minute discussions
Please submit an abstract of no longer than 500 words for your presentation or discussion by Friday the 2nd of March using the conference tool:
https://easychair.org/cfp/IIIF-2018

 

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