Institutional Web Management Workshop 2006:
Quality Matters
UKOLN Open Forum

UKOLN Open Forum

About the Open Forum

UKOLN will be holding an Open Forum on 14th June 2006. The Open Forum will provide an opportunity for attendees to hear about a range of UKOLN activities and to provide feedback on the activities, in particular on the application of the work areas within the attendees institutions.

The Open Forum will be held prior to UKOLN's annual Institutional Web Management Workshop (IWMW) 2006. The Open Forum will take place in room 2.23 in the 8W building. Note that this room is located next to the registration area for the IWMW 2006 event.

Who Should Attend?

The Open Forum will be open to IWMW delegates and to a wider audience. The Open Forum may be of particular interest to:


The following topics will be covered:


The timetable is given below.

Time Details
10.00-10.15 Introduction to Open Forum, Liz Lyon
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10.15-10.35 Open Standards - The Solution to Interoperability?, Brian Kelly
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10.35-10.55 Digital Curation as a Framework for Managing and Preserving Email Records, Maureen Pennock
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10.55-11.15 Digital Repositories: One Size Fits All?, Julie Allinson
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11.15-11.35 DCMI Affiliates - Implications For Institutions, Rosemary Russell
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11.35-12.00 Open discussion


Interested participants should feel free to attend the Open Forum at any time - this is no need to feel concerned about joining the Open Forum after the start as the event is designed to allow participants to come and go at will.

If you are interested in attending please send an email entitled "UKOLN Open Forum" to register your interest to <>. Note that this will not be regarded as a firm booking, but to allow UKOLN to gauge the expected demand.

The Open Forum will take place on level 2 of the 8 West building. Details of the room to be used for the Open Forum will be provided shortly.

Delegates interested in the Open Forum can register from 9:30.