Digital Preservation 2023


Planning for Digital Preservation 2023

Efforts are underway for planning Digital Preservation 2023 which will be held November 15th-16th in St. Louis, Missouri. The Conference Venue and accommodations will be at the St. Louis Union Hotel, details are still forthcoming but will be available on the DLF Forum website.

2023 Call for Proposals

The 2023 Digital Preservation Call for Proposals is now open.

  • You can view details on how to submit a proposal for DigiPres on the Call for Proposals website.
  • The submission deadline is Monday, May 1, 2023 at 11:59pm Eastern Time.
  • Presenters will be notified of their acceptance in June. Presenters will receive support in the form of tutorials, resources, and individual assistance.

Funding Support

DPOE-N is pleased to offer funding support for citizens and residents of the United States of America to attend NDSA Digital Preservation 2023 in St. Louis. Funding can be used to cover registration costs and associated travel expenses.

Applications for funding from new and emerging professionals and those whose employment has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic will be prioritized. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

For more information and to submit an application for funding, please visit the Professional Development Funding webpage. If you have any questions, please email Natalie Baur, Program Director, at

About the NDSA and Digital Preservation Conference

The NDSA is a consortium of 276 organizations committed to the long-term preservation and stewardship of digital information and cultural heritage, for the benefit of present and future generations. It is an affiliate organization of CLIR and DLF. The NDSA strives to create a safe, accessible, welcoming, and inclusive event, and operates under the DLF Forum’s Code of Conduct.

Digital Preservation 2023 (#digipres23) will be a crucial venue for intellectual exchange, community-building, development of good practices, and national-level agenda-setting in the field, helping to chart future directions for both the NDSA and digital stewardship.

2023 DigiPres Organizing Committee

  • Stacey Erdman, University of Arizona (2023 Chair)
  • Déirdre Joyce, Syracuse University (2023 Vice Chair/2024 Chair)
  • Rebecca Dillmeier, US Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • Rebecca Thorn, Anheuser-Busch Corporate Archives
  • Georgia Moppett, The Open Preservation Foundation
  • Chelsea Denault, Michigan Digital Preservation Network
  • Carol Kussmann, University of Minnesota
  • Shiraz Bhathena, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
  • Vijayakumar Varadarajan, ADYPU Innovation University
  • Julie Allen, The Open Preservation Foundation
  • Matthew McEniry, Texas Tech University
  • Özhan Saglik, Bursa Uludag University / University of British Columbia
  • Jessica Branco Colati, discoverygarden, inc.
  • Danielle Spalenka, The Filson Historical Society
  • Tammy Troup, Iowa State University
  • Jaime Schumacher, Northern Illinois University
  • Nathan Gerth, University of Nevada, Reno Libraries
  • Rona Razon, World Bank Group Archives
  • Thomas Pulhamus, University of Delaware
  • Preetam Singhvi, Trinity College Dublin
  • Panagiotis Papageorgiou, International College Portsmouth
  • Stephen Klein, CUNY Graduate Center
  • Andrew Weaver, University of Washington
  • Robin Ruggaber, University of Virginia Library
  • Eduard Jacob, member of IFLA, KNVI and ISKO-UK

Calendar and Past Meetings

Future Events: For the latest on upcoming events, see our NDSA calendar. More events relevant to the NDSA’s mission are to be found on the DLF Community Calendar.

Past Meetings: An archive of Digital Preservation meetings from 2011-2022 can be found on the Past Digital Preservation Conference page.


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