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Dear colleagues,

A reminder that registration for this year’s PASIG conference in Oxford, UK (11 – 13 September 2017) is now open. Early bird tickets are £150 (until 18 August). Tickets can be purchased here: 

Conference sessions include:
Digital preservation in the wider organisational context: Beyond the academic library
Preservation at the edge
Use/re-use of preserved content
Training and support: Equipping the organisation for digital preservation
Technical approaches to adding preservation capabilities
Technology trends: Storage, complex content, systems
Digital preservation implications of the current political, legal and environmental landscape
Future of preservation theory and practice

Just some of the exciting conference talks include:
"EOSC pilot of preservation in the cloud" Jamie Shiers, CERN

"Developing and applying principles for discovery and access for the UK Data Service" Katherine McNeill, UK Data Archive

"Digital cinema asset preservation" Mathieu Giannecchini, Ymagis

"Sharing my loss to protect your data. A story of unexpected data loss and how to do real preservation." Eduardo del Valle, University of the Balearic Islands

"I’m not really technical, but…" Stephanie Taylor, CoSector, University of London

"Preservation storage criteria" Sibyl Schaefer, UCSD

For a full updated list of speakers and topics, please visit: 

We are also offering day only tickets to the Bootcamp Day (11 September) for £75. The Bootcamp Day is an opportunity to learn the basics of digital preservation from practitioners. This day is run in partnership with the Digital Preservation Coalition. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

Sarah Mason, Bodleian Libraries
on behalf of the PASIG Steering Committee

This event is being hosted and organised by Bodleian Libraries and the Digital Preservation at Oxford and Cambridge (DPOC) team. PASIG is made possible by the generous contributions of our sponsors: Arkivum, Digital Preservation Network, Jisc, Libnova, Oracle, Preservica, ResourceSpace