iPRES2021 - 17th International Conference on Digital Preservation

Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community, the 17th International Conference on Digital Preservation, iPRES2021, will be held at the National Science Library, in Oct 19-22, 2021, Beijing, China

iPRES2021 will be organized in a hybrid mode: onsite and online. Generally, domestic participants will participate onsite in Beijing, and international participants will be strongly encouraged to attend online.

This year's main theme is "Empowering Digital Preservation for the Enriched Digital Ecosystem", followed by five sub-themes: Exploring the New Horizons, Scanning the New Development, Enhancing the Collaboration, Building the Capacity & Capability and COVID-19 and Digital Preservation.

The programme can be found here.

Arkivum, coordinator of one of the consortia building prototypes of ARCHIVER hybrid end-to-end archival and preservation services, submitted a paper for the conference, which can be read here.