APARSEN Digital Preservation Advanced Practitioner Course 2014

Austria - Vienna

7 -11 July 2014 - Events

APARSEN organises the second edition of the successful Digital Preservation Advanced Practitioner Course, a week-long event that will be held in Vienna, Austria from July 7 to 11, in collaboration with TIMBUS.
The event is aimed at records managers and information officers, data managers, librarians, curators, archivists, innovators and researchers in information technology and computing science, and will cover all the issues of the digital preservation life-cycle, through a mix of presentations, practical exercises and group discussions.

The four main topics of the course will be: identification of the key issues of digital preservation; understanding of the value of digital data; management and preservation of data; establishment of trustworthy repositories.

The course will take place in Palais Mollard, in Vienna, and will be hosted by Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (Austrian National Library). The training event is co-funded by the European Community’s 7th Framework Programme for Research and Development FP7/2007-2013 – ICT-2009.4.1: Digital Libraries and Digital Preservation (grant agreement No 269977), the APARSEN Project.

The registration cost is 250€, and includes lunches and refreshments, but not accomodation.

Full schedule and registration form are available at the following link: http://www.alliancepermanentaccess.org/index.php/training/aparsen-training-schedule/advanced-practitioner-course-2014/