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Call for Contributions for iPRES 2020

iPRES 2020iPRES is the premier and longest-running conference series on digital preservation. Since 2004, we have had annual iPRES conferences in rotation around the globe on four continents so far. Our conference brings together 300-400 scientists, students, researchers, archivists, librarians, providers, and other experts to share recent developments, innovative projects and to collaboratively solve problems.

The 17th International Conference on Digital Preservation, iPRES 2020, to be held on 21–24 September 2020 in Beijing, China, is pleased to announce a Call for Contributions for iPRES 2020 (PDF).

Types of Contributions:

1)Long papers and short papers  
2)Workshops and tutorials 
4)Lightning talks  
5)Panel discussions  

Submissions should relate to the overall conference theme 'Empowering Digital Preservation for the Enriched Digital Ecosystem'. All peer-reviewed contributions should be submitted through Easy Chair. All contributions should be in the iPRES 2020 Template, available as Word and LaTeX Templates. 

List of Topics

The central theme: Empowering Digital Preservation for the Enriched Digital Ecosystem, which covers the preservation challenges and practices for current of emerging types of digital content in traditional or emerging fields or applications.  
All papers must be original and not simultaneously submitted to another journal or conference. The following paper categories are welcomed:  
1)Exploring the New Horizons  
2)Scanning the New Development 
3)Enhancing the Collaboration
4)Building the Capacity

Important Dates

15 March 2020 Submission deadline for papers and posters
01 April 2020 Early-bird registration
01 June 2020 Notification deadline
31 July 2020 Early-bird registration closed
01 August 2020 Normal Registration
01 September 2020 Final program
20 September 2020 Day-registration through-out the conference


For questions with regards to submission and review of the contributions, please contact: c-iPRES2020[at]
For questions with regards to the registration, accommodation, and other conference matters, please contact: iPRES2020[at] 

All information regarding the conference can be found here.