JISC Digital Content Conference 2009

A date for your diary: June 30th to July 1st 2009

JISC warmly invites delegates to attend its Digital Content Conference. In the context of the completion of Phase 2 of the JISC Digitisation Programme the conference will look at the issues facing the UK’s colleges and universities as they deal with creating, delivering, sustaining and using a range of digital content as well as looking into future opportunities and challenges.

The conference will gather key players from both the UK and beyond to stimulate debate and discussion with aim of deciding the next steps that need to be taken to ensure the sustained integration of digitised content into research and education.

Who should attend

This event will be of interest to all decision makers involved in the provision and delivery of digital content to the education sector in the UK and internationally, including:

Senior Librarians in higher and further education
The librarians of the future – the next generation of librarians
Managers of electronic resources and digital content provision
Policy makers in charge of digital content strategies
National and international Government body representatives and policy makers
Teachers, lecturers and researchers with an interest in digital content
The conference will be held over two days at the Cotswold Water Park Four Pillars Hotel, starting at 11.30 (registration from 10.00) on 30 June and finishing at 15.30 on 1 July. Shuttle transportation will be provided free of charge by the organisers for arrival on day 1 and after the close of the event on day 2.

There is no charge to attend the conference and accommodation on Tuesday 30 June, refreshments, lunch and dinner are all included.  Delegates will be able to book their place at the conference online from Monday 4 May 2009. See conference website for full details.

We will contact you again to alert you when registration opens, to make sure that you don’t miss out!


For all enquiries relating to this event please contact the JISC Digital Content Conference Support Team:

Tel: +44 (0)2476 369 736

Email: content@conferencecare.com