2006 iPRES Conference

The Cornell University Library will host the third International Conference on the Preservation of Digital Objects (iPRES 2006) was held October 8-10, 2006 at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY U.S.A.

The theme of the 2006 iPRES is Words to Deeds: Collaboration in the Realm of Digital Preservation. Following on the successful iPRES 2005 held September 14-16 in Goettingen, Germany, iPRES 2006 Plenary Sessions will kickoff with a keynote presentation by Ian Wilson, Librarian and Archivist of Canada. Plenary Sessions will explore topics in Preserving Multimedia Objects, e-Journal Preservation, Certification, and National Efforts in Digital Preservation. Concurrent sessions on Tools of the Trade, eScience and Digital Preservation, Repositories, and New Initiatives will also be held.

photo from 2005 conference