Meet Up With DuraSpace at EDUCAUSE 2010

Tue, 2010-09-21 16:12 -- Anonymous (not verified)

Ithaca, NY The 2010 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference (Anaheim, California; Oct. 12-15, 2010) will once again bring the people, research, businesses and resources together to examine and discuss the best IT solutions for higher education. If you are traveling to Anaheim please look for Michele Kimpton, CBO and Carol Minton Morris, Dir. Marketing and Communications at the following events who will be on hand to talk about the best DuraSpace solutions, tools and strategies for making sure your digital content can be accessed well into the future.
Community Source Reception
Wednesday
Oct 13th, 2010
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Laguna A, Fourth Floor, Hilton Hotel
Please join your colleagues in the open-source communities of Sakai, Jasig, DuraSpace, and Kuali. Network with friends from institutions that have joined these communities, talk to colleagues from schools that may be considering joining one or more of these communities, and learn more about activities under way. The executive director from each community will be available to speak with attendees. Or, just come have fun!
Poster Session - Enterprise Systems
Wednesday
Oct 13th, 2010
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Learn about the power of open source from leaders in organizations that provide open-source offerings for higher education: DuraSpace, Kuali, Jasig, Sakai, and Connexions. Come with questions about how to engage with these communities. There will be an interactive Q&A about current issues and breakouts where attendees can learn more.
Speakers
Ian Dolphin
Executive Director
Sakai Foundation
Jennifer L. Foutty
Executive Director, Kuali Foundation
Indiana University System
Michele Kimpton
Chief Business Officer
DuraSpace
Jonathan Markow
Executive Director
Jasig, Inc.
Joel Thierstein
Associate Provost/Executive Director, Connexions
Rice University