This page includes links to both current and past events associated with digital preservation. Events or organizations are listed with information on the upcoming event or about the types of events they host. Many sites include links to previous event materials.


  • CURATEcamp
    "A series of unconference-style events focused on connecting practitioners and technologists interested in digital curation."
    Links to current and past events.


  • IS&T Archiving Conference
    "A conference that provides an opportunity for people to gather and discuss digital preservation issues. This annual conference alternates between North America and Europe."
    Links to current and past events.


  • Library of Congress
    Past meetings and events hosted by the Library of Congress. Including the annual Digital Preservation meetings, Personal Archiving, and more.

  • Open Repositories
    "Repositories increasingly play a pivotal role in the emerging information landscape. Through a format that blends open user group meetings for DSpace, Fedora, and Eprints, followed by general conference sessions that cover cross-cutting and overarching issues, Open Repositories attempts to create opportunities to explore the challenges faced by user communities and others in today’s world."

Past Events


Best Practice Exchange 2017
Boston, MA
November 6-8, 2017


Digital Preservation 2017 / NDSA
Pittsburgh, PA

October 25-26, 2017


MAC Fall Symposium 2017
Columbus, OH

October 13-14, 2017


Digital Directions
Seattle, WA
August 21-23, 2017


Archives 2017 (SAA Annual Meeting)
Portland, OR
July 23-29, 2017


BitCurator User Forum 2017
Evenston, IL
April 27-28, 2017


DPLAfest 2017
Chicago, IL
April 20-21, 2017


Midwest Archives Conference 2017
Omaha, NE
April 5-8, 2017


Personal Digital Archiving 2017
Palo Alto, CA
March 29-31, 2017


Library Technology Conference

St. Paul, MN
March 15-16, 2017



Page last modified November 9, 2017.

Upcoming Events

Select upcoming events about digital preservation and management topics.


Research Data Access and Preservation Summit 2018
Chicago, IL
March 21-23, 2018


MAC Annual Meeting 2018
Chicago, IL
March 21-24, 2018


Digitial Initiatives Symposium 2018
San Diego, CA
April 23-24, 2018


Personal Digital Archiving 2018
Houston, TX
April23-25, 2018


Open Repositories 2018
Bozeman, MT
June 4-7, 2018


Archives*Records 2018

Joint Annual Meeting of the Council of State Archivists, National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators, and the Society of American Archivists

Washington DC

August 12-17, 2018


BitCurator Users Forum 2018
Los Angeles, CA
September 13-14, 2018


iPRES 2018
Boston, MA
September 24-27, 2018


Digital Preservation 2018 / NDSA
Las Vegas, NV
October 17-18,  2018


PASIG 2019
Mexico City, Mexico
February 12-14, 2019