NDSA folks,

There has been overwhelming interest in the Digital Preservation 2014 meeting and the registration has filled up to capacity much faster than anticipated.

With that in mind, we are going to close registration later this afternoon (Friday June 6, 2014) at around 3:00pm.

If you want to attend the meeting and haven't registered yet you need to register NOW.

After we close the registration we're going to open up a waiting list. You can get on the waiting list by sending an email to
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with your

Email address:

We'll do our best to accommodate all who wish to attend, but there is no guarantee you'll be able to attend from off the waiting list as we have a hard cap on total attendance.

There are certainly worse issues to have, but this adds an urgency we had not anticipated. Thanks for your understanding.

Hope to see you all in July,


Butch Lazorchak
IT Project Manager
National Digital Information Infrastructure and
Preservation Program
Library of Congress
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Subject: [NDSA-ALL] Registration is now open for Digital Preservation 2014, July 22-24, 2014, Washington, DC.

Dear all,

The Digital Preservation 2014 Program Committee is pleased to announce the draft program agenda for the upcoming summer meeting.

Registration will open to the wider community later today, Wednesday, June 4 and will be announced via a Signal blog post.  Please register early if you plan to attend to secure your spot.

[We've been having listserv troubles so we apologize for this message not going out sooner.]

The draft program is available here:

There are two meeting events taking place.

The main meeting on July 22-23 is the annual meeting of the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program and the National Digital Stewardship Alliance. This meeting will take place at the Washington Georgetown Marriott, 1221 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC, starting on July 22 with registration and a continental breakfast at 8:30 am.  The meeting will conclude on July 23 at 5:15 p.m.

July 24 will be an all-day CURATEcamp on Digital Culture, an unconference, starting at 9:00 am and concluding at 4 pm.  It will take place at The Catholic University of America, Columbus Law School, 3600 John McCormick Rd. N.E., Washington, DC.

There is no cost to attend either meeting.

Hotel Information
Washington Georgetown Marriott, 1221 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC.

To receive the negotiated rate of $167.00 ($191.22 after taxes), you must reserve your room directly with the hotel by Friday, June 27. Book your reservation online via the following link:^waswe%60LCPLCPA%60167.00%60USD%60false%607/21/14%607/24/14%606/27/14&app=resvlink&stop_mobi=yes<>

Registration Information
Register for the main meeting (July 22 and 23) and CURATEcamp (July 24) separately. Registration for the main meeting and CURATECamp will close with very little notice once attendance capacity has been reached.

DP14 Registration Form

CURATECamp Registration Form

Please visit the main DP14 registration page for information about logistics and how to travel to the area:

We look forward to seeing you in July!

Digital Preservation 2014 Program Committee
    Vickie Allen, PBS Media Library
    Meghan Banach Bergin, University of Massachusetts Amherst
    Erin Engle, NDIIPP
    Abbie Grotke, NDIIPP
    Barrie Howard, NDIIPP
    Butch Lazorchak, NDIIPP
    Vivek Navale, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
    Michael Nelson, Old Dominion University
    Trevor Owens, NDIIPP
    Abbey Potter, NDIIPP
    Nicole Scalessa, The Library Company of Philadelphia