NewFeds Programs @ FEDLINK 2012 Fall Expo

You are invited to join NewFeds at presentations during the FEDLINK 2012 Fall Expo: “Building Foundations.”

Program: NewFeds Open House
Where: Library of Congress, Madison Building, Room 139
When: Thursday, 25 Oct, 1:00-1:45 PM EST
*Live web streaming is available but registration is required (see below)
 
Join us to learn more about the FEDLINK New Librarians “NewFeds” Working Group!  We will review our FY2012 accomplishments, share results of the NewFeds Census, and announce recipients of the NewFed of the Year and NewFeds Catalyst Awards.  Moderated by Aimee Babcock-Ellis.

Program: Forging a Digital Roadmap:The Preservation, Curation, and Stewardship Nexus
Where: Library of Congress, Madison Building, Room 139
When: Thursday, 25 Oct, 2:00-4:00 PM EST

*Live web streaming is available but registration is required (see below)

The program will feature  a keynote presentation by Digital Archivist Butch Lazorchak on the intersection and distinction between digital preservation, curation, and stewardship.  Mr. Lazorchak will also discuss key trends, challenges, and future opportunities in this area.  Erin Engle will discuss the National Digital Preservation Program’s current initiatives and Anne Harrison of FEDLINK will share information about the Preservation Working Group.  The program will conclude with a NewFeds case study panel of early-career government information professionals involved in digital projects, followed by a moderated audience dialogue.  Panelists include: Robin Butterhof, Bianca Crowley, Wanda Davila, and Piper Mullins.  Moderated by Kristin Carr and Jessica Hernandez.  This program is sponsored by the NewFeds Working Group and Preservation Working Group.

Registration Details

The programs are free and open to all, but registration is required.

Register to attend the FEDLINK 2012 Fall Exposition, in-person or virtually via iCohere, at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/M2RPQ5X.

For more information about the Expo, please see the FEDLINK meeting announcement at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/Exposition/2012/Fall/matemplate.pdf.

 
 
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