ODAI and the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections

June 5, 2012

ODAI is excited to be exploring the opportunities and challenges at the intersection of digital technology and the preservation of natural history collections. Next week, the office will be engaged in the 2012 annual meeting of the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections being hosted here, at Yale University by the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, June 11-16.

Meg Bellinger, Director of ODAI, will be moderating the Plenary session, The Digital Content Lifecycle and Natural History Collections: New Responsibilities and Opportunities, on Wednesday June 13 from 10:30-12:00.

Louis King, ODAI’s Digital Information Architect, will present Shared Digital Infrastructure – An Institutional Approach on Friday June 15 at 8:45am in the Collaborations session.

Please register and join us for those sessions and more: www.peabody.yale.edu/spnhc2012