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What

South Central States Fedora Users Group Meeting. 

The meeting will include:

  • presentations on current implementations and work underway at peer institutions

  • discussion for users considering the tool

  • Fedora workshops led by Fedora experts and developers

  • conversations intended to foster collaboration among users and in support of the Fedora project

We will be asking for attendees to present upon their various projects in either long or short sessions.  There will also be training available, delivered by the DuraSpace Fedora team.

Who

We welcome anyone in the region both currently using Fedora or considering using Fedora for the management of digital assets as a repository or archive.  This meeting is for all ranges of technical skill level.

This is a free event, registration is required.

Register now

When

11-12 January

Day 1: Tentatively 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Day 2: Tentatively 9:00 am - 3:00 pm  

Start and end times are subject to change depending on schedule. See Agenda below.

Where

M.D. Anderson Library, University of Houston – Houston, TX

Rooms 10G & 10F, Basement level

Map: http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/maps-directions/floor-maps/basement

Come in through the main entrance, go straight past the service desk and take the spiral staircase or elevator down one level.

University of Houston Campus Map: http://www.uh.edu/maps/

Directions

M.D. Anderson Library

4333 University Drive

Houston, TX  77204

http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/maps-directions

Parking

http://www.uh.edu/visitors/visitor-parking/

Transportation

Attendees

 

Draft Agenda


Tuesday evening, 7:00 PM we’ll be meeting for dinner at The Flying Saucer for a casual meet up. 

Day 1 (Wed, January 11)

TimeTopicPresenter
9:00-10:00Registration & Coffee 
10:00-10:15Welcome RemarksDean Lisa German
10:15-11:00State of FedoraDavid Wilcox
11:00-11:45Avalon UpdateJon Dunn
11:45-12:00Housekeeping 
12:00-1:30Lunch (on your own) 
1:30-2:15Presentation (A&M) 
2:15-3:00Presentation (UH) 
3:00-3:30Coffee Break 
3:30-4:15

Lightning Talks

Sign up here

4:15-5:00Presentation (UT Austin) 
6:30

Dinner:

El Tiempo Navigation

2814 Navigation Blvd

 Houston, TX  77003

 

Day 2 (Thurs, January 12)

 

TimeTopicPresenter
9:00 - 9:15CoffeeAll
9:15 - 10:00SCSFUG Collaborative Engagement

Ryan Steans

10:00 - 10:30Breakout DiscussionsAll
10:30 - 10:45Break 
10:45 - 12:00Introduction to Fedora
12:00 - 1:00Lunch 
1:00 - 2:00Data Modeling and PCDM
2:00 - 2:15Break 
2:15 - 3:00Integrations and import/export
3:00 - 3:15Wrap-up and discussionAll

Minutes from discussions

 

Other Information

https://www.visithoustontexas.com/

Lodging

Dining