Archiving and preservation for research environments


26 Nov 2019 to 28 Nov 2019

ARCHIVER could not miss the opportunity to officially launch its Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) tender at the EOSC Symposium. The Project will contribute to the session dedicated to “Service Onboarding”, chaired by Juan Bicarregui, EOSC Rules of Participation WG , on 26th November during the Breakout 2.

27 Jan 2020 to 29 Jan 2020

During the workshop, Archiver has been presented to CS3 stimulating audience by the project coordinator João Fernandes from CERN.

28 Jan 2020 to 30 Jan 2020

During the Open Data Ecosystem and CS3 conference, held in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 27-29 January 2020, João Fernandes, CERN and coordinator of the ARCHIVER project, presented the explored the use-cases driving ARCHIVER.

07 Feb 2020

The first information session provided information about the ARCHIVER Project, the PCP concept, this Request for Tenders and the process for submitting Tenders. 

17 Feb 2020 to 20 Feb 2020

ARCHIVER project was presented during the IDCC 2020 conference in Digital Curation in Dublin, Ireland, from 17th to 20th February 2020.


18 Mar 2020

The second and last online information session foreseen to provide information about the ARCHIVER Project, the PCP concept, this Request for Tenders and the process for submitting Tenders is scheduled on 18 March 2020 starting at 10.00 am (Geneva time).

08 Jun 2020

On 29 January 2020 ARCHIVER launched its Request for Tender with the purpose to award several Framework Agreements and work orders for the provision of R&D for hybrid end-to-end archival and preservation services that meet the innovation challenges of European Research communities, in the context of the European Open Science Cloud. On Monday 8 June the selected consortia for the ARCHIVER design phase have been announced during a Public Award Ceremony starting at 14.00 CEST.

22 Sep 2020 to 24 Sep 2020

This year the conference focussing on digital preservation will not take place phisically, but it will be replaced by #WeMissiPRES, a celebration and a conversation to bring the global digital preservation community together. It will be online, free to attend and open to all.

06 Oct 2020 to 07 Oct 2020

The 2nd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC),"Research Infrastructures shaping EOSC", will take place on 6 & 7 October 2020, in Greece, with the main objective of bringing together ESFRI, ESFRI RIs and EOSC stakeholders, 

15 Oct 2020 to 16 Oct 2020

On October, 15-16, OGC and EARSC are hosting a two-day session from a global perspective revolving around impacts, dynamics, and standards in New Space that highlights these new technologies, the information powering them, and how they are integrated.