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Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2010 16:53:05 -0400
To: Maria Esteva <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Archiving 2010 Call for Papers Announced

IS&T is pleased to announce the Archiving 2011 Call for Papers.
 
The deadline for submitting presentation abstracts for Archiving 2011 to be
held May 16-19, 2011 in Salt Lake City, Utah, is October 17, 2010.  A PDF of
the Call for Papers can be found at
www.imaging.org/ist/conferences/archiving
<http://www.imaging.org/ist/conferences/archiving> .

The IS&T Archiving Conference brings together a unique community of imaging
novices and experts from libraries, archives, records management, and
information technology institutions to discuss and explore the expanding
field of digital archiving and preservation. Attendees from around the world
represent industry, academia, governments, and cultural heritage
institutions. The conference presents the latest research results on
archiving, provides a forum to explore new strategies and policies, and
reports on successful projects that can serve as benchmarks in the field.
Archiving 2011 is a blend of invited focal papers, keynote talks, and
refereed oral and interactive display presentations. Prospective authors are
invited to submit oral and interactive presentations by the October 17th
deadline. 
 
Proposed program topics include:
         Preservation of and Access to Digital Assets
* Strategies and tools for dealing with file format obsolescence
* Metadata for preservation and discovery
* Collaboration and cooperatives in digital preservation
* Digital curation micro-services and modularity
* Design, development, audio and certification of trusted repositories
         Technical Processes: Imaging, Metadata Creation, Workflow
* Effective imaging methodologies & processes
* Indexing items for specialized audiences
* Crowd-sourcing metadata creation
* Archival file formats and compression
* Color management in capture and display
         Digital Curation
* Prioritizing collections for digital archiving
* Intellectual property rights management
* Models for funding and sustaining digital collections
* Digital curation education and training
* Content authentication of digital assets
Please feel free to contact me with any questions. We hope to see you there.

Best regards,

Diana Gonzalez
IS&T Conference Program Manager
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703/642-9090 x 106
 


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