On the Road with DuraSpace in November

Thu, 2009-10-29 16:16 -- Anonymous (not verified)

Ithaca, NY, Boston, MA DuraSpace staff members will be speaking about Fedora Commons, DSpace, and DuraCloud during sessions, press briefings, on the exhibit floor and in hallways this November:
EDUCAUSE, Nov. 3-6, 2009, Denver, CO–Michele Kimpton and Carol Minton Morris will be at the Sun booth and at a cocktail party with DuraSpace, JA-SIG, Kuali, Sakai (hope to see you there!). A press briefing is scheduled for Tuesday November 3, from 3:00-4:00 at the Hyatt Hotel that will highlight higher education community source projects:
•    Introduction and Next Steps – Brad Wheeler and Chris Coppola
•    Kuali Update – Colorado State, San Joaquin Delta
•    DuraSpace Update – Michele Kimpton, University of Virginia
•    Sakai Update – Marist College, UC Davis
SWITCH and “Digital Archivists Unite-DARCUNITE” event, Nov. 9, 2009, Zurich, Switzerland–Thorny Staples will be speaking with Swiss users about Fedora Commons and DuraSpace. http://www.switch.ch/collection/event/09fedora/index.html.
Digital Library Federation (DLF) Fall Forum, Nov. 11-13, 2009, Long Beach, CA–Sandy Payette and Brad McLean will be on hand. Brad will join Josh Greenberg and Jenn Riley for a panel session entitled “Innovation: Technology.” http://www.diglib.org/forums/fall2009/2009fallschedule.htm