Agenda (with presentation slides)

[Update: Recordings of the day are available on CARL’s YouTube channel.]

The MC for the day will be Jonathan Bengtson, University Librarian at University of Victoria & Chair of CARL Advancing Research Committee’s Digital Preservation Working Group.

Simultaneous interpretation will be available for all presentations throughout the day.

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Coffee and light breakfast

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.
Welcoming remarks

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
Keynote – The New Challenges of Stewardship in the Digital Age

10:15 – 10:45 a.m.
Networking/health break – coffee and refreshments

10:45 – 11:45 a.m.
Presentation – Results of the CARL Digital Preservation Working Group’s Survey on Current State and Future Needs in Digital Preservation in Canada

Followed by table discussion then panel response:

  • Lisa Goddard, Associate University Librarian, Digital Scholarship & Strategy, University of Victoria
  • Geoff Harder, Associate University Librarian, University of Alberta
  • Mireille Laforce, directrice du dépôt légal et de la conservation des collections patrimoniales, BAnQ

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Panel – “At Scale” Digital Preservation in Canada – Working at the Institutional vs. Regional vs. National Level – introduced and moderated by Carole Urbain, Steering Committee member, National Heritage Digitization Strategy and Vice-présidente, Association pour l’avancement des sciences et des techniques de documentation (ASTED) – (see slides describing NHDS)

12:45 – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch (provided)

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Lightning presentations – ‘A Sampling of Current Canadian Initiatives in Digital Preservation’  (Moderator Corey Davis)

3:00 – 3:15 p.m.
Networking/health break – coffee and refreshments

3:15 – 4:00 p.m.
Table discussion & plenary reporting (Moderator Jonathan Bengtson)

4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Wrap-up and closing remarks: Clifford Lynch & Jonathan Bengtson