Winchester, MA @mire and the DSpace Community Advisory Team with the support of DuraSpace, invite all DSpace enthusiasts to the DSpace user group meeting on Tuesday, June 18th from 9:00am to 5:00pm in Geneva, Switzerland. Taking place right before the OAI8 conference the meeting will feature sessions on recent DSpace developments, both addressed to repository managers and developers. In addition, @mire representatives will introduce @mire's offering of services and add-on modules, supporting institutions running their own in-house repository. Invited speakers and attendees presenting their own experiences with DSpace will be announced in the coming weeks. To register, visit here.
More information and the separate registration for the actual CERN Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication (OAI8) can be found on the OAI8 website. The conference provides valuable updates for any repository manager in sessions led by Herbert Van de Sompel, Frank Scholze, Cameron Neylon, David Prosser and Neil Jacobs. Participants are also invited to visit CERN followed by an evening of inter cultural drink sharing in CERN's Globe.