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iPRES 2014 Conference




ipres2014The 11th annual iPRES conference on digital preservation will be held from 6 to 10 October 2014 at the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.

The iPRES 2014 Coordinating Committee invites contributions of papers, posters, demonstrations, tutorials and workshops related to the increasingly broad topic of digital preservation.

The 2014 conference is canvassing contributions along two primary axes – Research and Innovative Practice.
Contributions should address at least one of the following topics:

Infrastructure

  • intelligent and secure storage

  • scalability

  • complex formats

  • large web data sets

  • software and hardware dependencies

  • system architectures and requirements

  • distributed and cloud-based implementations


Communities

  • institutional contexts for preservation

  • personal archiving

  • collaboration

  • collection content profiling


Strategic environment

  • legislative, strategy and policy enablers (eg preservation intent, pre-conditioning)

  • standards

  • local, regional and national approaches


Preservation strategies and workflows

  • migration

  • emulation

  • metadata

  • risk measurement and management

  • preservation planning and actions

  • acquisition and ingest

  • access provision


Specialist content types

  • web

  • GIS

  • digital art

  • primary, scientific, sensor data

  • governmental and medical records

  • technical and scientific processes

  • engineering models and simulation

  • corporate processes and recordkeeping


A digital preservation marketplace

  • products

  • tools

  • services

  • registries

  • understanding authenticity and integrity

  • exploitation of computationally aware data from our digital repositories

  • business models

  • added value

  • benefits

  • exploitation

  • long tail


Theory of digital preservation

  • models

  • empirical testing

  • measuring semantic shift


Case studies and best practice

  • implementations

  • repositories

  • issues and wins


Training and education

  • educational needs

  • curricula

  • innovative offerings


 

For more information visit the conference website: http://ipres2014.org/