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Bern, Switzerland

iPRES is the premier international conference on the preservation and long term management of digital materials.

iPRES is the longest standing digital preservation conference in the world. This important event brings together key theorists, researchers and practitioners to explore the latest trends, innovations, policies and practices in digital preservation. iPRES2016 will attract participants from leading institutions, projects and initiatives from all around the world.

The conference features keynotes, conference sessions, panels, workshops, tutorials, poster sessions and a series of social activities. The core conference dates are:

  • Monday, October 3, 2016
  • Tuesday, October 4, 2016
  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Workshops and tutorials will be held on Wednesday afternoon and Thursday.

The Swiss National Library is proud to be hosting this annual conference for the first time and is looking forward to welcoming you to Bern!


  • Preservation strategies and workflows
  • Digital preservation frameworks
  • Infrastructure, systems, and tools
  • Domain-specific challenges
  • Case studies, best practices and novel challenges
  • Training and education

For more information see: https://ipr16.organizers-congress.org/