CeBIT is the world's largest trade fair showcasing the state of the art in information technology. Held inIn addition, there are digital preservation techniques being displayed at one of the booths (Stand B14, Hall 9, Future Parc). See below for more details.
, it typically attracts over 400,000 visitors and 5,000 exhibitors each year. CeBIT has been regarded as the leading business event for digital technology. For more details see the exhibition program http://www.cebit.de/program. Hannover, Germany
To those who are able to attend this show, I hope you'll publish somewhere your thoughts on the event and on the technologies that you see.
Preserving the future - cutting edge digital preservation techniques showcased at CeBIT 4-9 March 2008 Stand B14, Hall 9, Future Parc
The latest digital preservation research and technology developments and their relevance to the industry will be showcased at the stand ‘We preserve – European Digital Preservation Initiatives’.
Prototype software tools which can help organisations address core digital preservation challenges will be demonstrated by the partners DPE, PLANETS, CASPAR and nestor.
DPE, Planets and CASPAR are strategic projects co-funded by the European Union under its Sixth Framework Programme. nestor, the German network of expertise in long-term digital preservation, is a cooperative project funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.
CeBIT is the world's largest trade fair showcasing the state of the art in information technology. Held in
CeBIT Exhibition Day Passes, with a value of €38, are available for FREE to all members of the DPE, Planets, CASPAR and nestor user communities.
Registration to our user communities is quick, simple and free.
For DPE, visit http://www.digitalpreservationeurope.eu/mou/register/
or email Emily Witham at: E.firstname.lastname@example.org
For Planets, email email@example.com
For CASPAR, visit http://www.casparpreserves.eu/createMember
For nestor, email firstname.lastname@example.org
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