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[BOAI] NEWS RELEASE: OR2014 Updates-Developer Challenge and Workshop Registration

From: Imma Subirats <imma.subirats AT gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 29 May 2014 18:33:48 +0200


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*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*

May 29, 2014
Read it online:
=E2=80=8B
<https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaT=
tFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&URL=3Dhttp%3a%2f%2fbit.ly%2=
f1mqhL4W>
*http://www.duraspace.org/node/2124 <http://www.duraspace.org/node/2124>*

*OR2014 Updates: Developer Challenge and Workshop Registration*

*Helsinki, FI*  Breaking news from the upcoming Open Repositories
Conference June 9-13 includes a look at how to participate in this year=E2=
=80=99s
Developer Challenge for software developers, and registration information
for pre-conference Workshops, Tutorials and Meetings.

*Developer Challenge*

The goal of the Developer Challenge at Open Repositories is to provide
growth opportunities for software developers who attend, and show support
and appreciation by providing them with an event that is both fulfilling
and also valuable for the Open Repositories community.

Read the full Developer Challenge description *here.
<https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaT=
tFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&URL=3Dhttp%3a%2f%2for2014.h=
elsinki.fi%2f%3fpage_id%3d756>*

The Developer Challenge showcases new and exciting technology ideas that
have the potential to enhance the richness of a repository ecosystem. At
this year's conference Developer Challenge participants will:

*Build or enhance a repository ecosystem, in line with this year=E2=80=99s
conference themes that include:*

=E2=80=A2 Unconventional approaches to repository-like services
=E2=80=A2 Interconnection between publishers and repositories
=E2=80=A2 Researcher-centered design for scholarly workflows
=E2=80=A2 Adaptations to support curation lifecycle management, e.g., for r=
esearch
data
=E2=80=A2 Real-world scalability and performance stories: working at web-sc=
ale,
with big data for global usage
=E2=80=A2 Requirements for holding restricted or classified data in reposit=
ories
=E2=80=A2 Infrastructure to accommodate national and international mandates=
 for
data management and open access
=E2=80=A2 Positioning repositories closer to (local, consortial, or cloud-b=
ased)
cyberinfrastructure for data processing
=E2=80=A2 Leveraging connections to external services including:
=E2=80=A2 Remote identifier services (e.g., DOI, ORCID)
=E2=80=A2 (Re-)using repository data/metadata in new and unexpected ways, i=
ncluding
integrated discovery
=E2=80=A2 Scholarly social media services, such as for annotation, review, =
comment,
reputation, citation, and altmetrics
=E2=80=A2 CRIS and research management systems
=E2=80=A2 Digital preservation tools, services & infrastructure
=E2=80=A2 Community and sustainability in an open world

Specific challenges/prizes will be offered by sponsors. Information about
these challenges will be added *here
<https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaT=
tFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&URL=3Dhttp%3a%2f%2for2014.h=
elsinki.fi%2f%3fpage_id%3d756>*
as
they are available.

Come up with an idea, or, pick up one of the other ideas that someone has
proposed and go for it if you are a developer. If you're not a developer
propose an idea anyway:

=E2=80=A2 Tweet your idea with the hashtag #OR2014Idea;
=E2=80=A2 *Submit your idea using this form
<https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaT=
tFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&URL=3Dhttp%3a%2f%2for2014.h=
elsinki.fi%2f%3fpage_id%3d801>*
on
the Open Repositories 2014 website, or;
=E2=80=A2 Email your idea to the Dev Challenge team through OR2014 mail box=
:
or-2014 AT helsinki.fi
<https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaT=
tFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&URL=3Dmailto%3aor-2014%40he=
lsinki.fi>

Developers will be encouraged to work on all the ideas. You can also join
the team if you wish to help with documentation and presentation of the
idea.

*Registration for pre-conference Workshops, Tutorials and Meetings NOW OPEN=
*

In addition to the Developer Challenge, the pre-conference sessions of Open
Repositories 2014 will be held at the University of Helsinki main campus
area and will include as many as 19 workshops, tutorials or meetings on a
large variety of topics. It is important that you register for any of these
events that you will attend. There are separate registration forms for the
morning, afternoon and evening sessions below:

=E2=80=A2 Registration form for morning sessions *here.
<https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaT=
tFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&URL=3Dhttps%3a%2f%2felomake=
.helsinki.fi%2flomakkeet%2f51809%2flomake.html>*
=E2=80=A2 Registration form for afternoon sessions *here.
<https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaT=
tFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&URL=3Dhttps%3a%2f%2felomake=
.helsinki.fi%2flomakkeet%2f51807%2flomake.html>*
=E2=80=A2 Registration form for evening sessions *here.
<https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaT=
tFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&URL=3Dhttps%3a%2f%2felomake=
.helsinki.fi%2flomakkeet%2f51773%2flomake.html>*

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<b><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
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>OR2014 Updates: Developer Challenge and Workshop 
Registration</font></b></=
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style=3D"color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:1=
3px">
<font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
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div><div 
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3px"><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000000"><i>=
Helsinki, FI</i>=C2=A0=C2=A0Breaking news from the upcoming Open 
Repositori=
es Conference June 9-13 includes a look at how to participate in this year=
=E2=80=99s Developer Challenge for software developers, and registration in=
formation for pre-conference Workshops, Tutorials and 
Meetings.</font></div=
>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></fo=
nt></div><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000000"=
><b>Developer 
Challenge</b></font></div><div><font 
face=3D"arial, helvetica=
, sans-serif" color=3D"#000000"><br>
</font></div><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000=
000">The goal of the Developer Challenge at Open Repositories is to 
provide=
 growth opportunities for software developers who attend, and show support =
and appreciation by providing them with an event that is both fulfilling an=
d also valuable for the Open Repositories community.</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></fo=
nt></div><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000000"=
>Read the full Developer Challenge description=C2=A0<b><a 
href=3D"https://f=
aohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaTtFIyrfjHkR=
b2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&amp;URL=3Dhttp%3a%2f%2for2014.helsink=
i.fi%2f%3fpage_id%3d756" 
target=3D"_blank">here.</a></b></font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></fo=
nt></div><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000000"=
>The Developer Challenge showcases new and exciting technology ideas that h=
ave the potential to enhance the richness of a repository ecosystem. At thi=
s year&#39;s conference Developer Challenge participants 
will:</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></fo=
nt></div><div><b><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#0000=
00">Build or enhance a repository ecosystem, in line with this 
year=E2=80=
=99s conference themes that include:</font></b></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></fo=
nt></div><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000000"=
>=E2=80=A2 Unconventional approaches to repository-like 
services</font></di=
v><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 Interconnection between publishers and 
repositories</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 Researcher-centered design for scholarly 
workflows</font></div><div><fo=
nt face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=A2 Adapta=
tions to support curation lifecycle management, e.g., for research data</fo=
nt></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 Real-world scalability and performance stories: working at web-scale, w=
ith big data for global usage</font></div><div><font 
face=3D"arial, helveti=
ca, sans-serif" color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=A2 Requirements for 
holding restri=
cted or classified data in repositories</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 Infrastructure to accommodate national and international mandates for d=
ata management and open access</font></div><div><font 
face=3D"arial, helvet=
ica, sans-serif" color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=A2 Positioning 
repositories close=
r to (local, consortial, or cloud-based) cyberinfrastructure for data proce=
ssing</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 Leveraging connections to external services 
including:</font></div><div=
><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=A2 Re=
mote identifier services (e.g., DOI, ORCID)</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 (Re-)using repository data/metadata in new and unexpected ways, includi=
ng integrated discovery</font></div><div><font 
face=3D"arial, helvetica, sa=
ns-serif" color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=A2 Scholarly social media 
services, such=
 as for annotation, review, comment, reputation, citation, and altmetrics</=
font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 CRIS and research management 
systems</font></div><div><font face=3D"ari=
al, helvetica, sans-serif" color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=A2 
Digital preservation=
 tools, services &amp; infrastructure</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 Community and sustainability in an open 
world</font></div><div><font fa=
ce=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></font></div><div=
><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">Specific cha=
llenges/prizes will be offered by sponsors. Information about these challen=
ges will be added=C2=A0<b><a 
href=3D"https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.as=
px?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaTtFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet=
0jzz-0o.&amp;URL=3Dhttp%3a%2f%2for2014.helsinki.fi%2f%3fpage_id%3d756" 
targ=
et=3D"_blank">here</a></b>=C2=A0as they are 
available.</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></fo=
nt></div><div><font color=3D"#000000">Come up 
with an idea, or, pick up one=
 of the other ideas that someone has proposed and go for it if you are a de=
veloper. If you&#39;re not a developer propose an idea anyway:<br>
</font></div><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000=
000"><span 
style=3D"line-height:21px"><br></span></font></div><div><font fa=
ce=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=A2 Tweet your =
idea with the hashtag #OR2014Idea;</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2=C2=A0<b><a 
href=3D"https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1=
BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaTtFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&amp;U=
RL=3Dhttp%3a%2f%2for2014.helsinki.fi%2f%3fpage_id%3d801" 
target=3D"_blank">=
Submit your idea using this form</a></b>=C2=A0on the Open 
Repositories 2014=
 website, or;</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000">=E2=80=
=A2 Email your idea to the Dev Challenge team through OR2014 mail box:=C2=
=A0<a 
href=3D"https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYV=
JkYJS485MzjaTtFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&amp;URL=3Dmail=
to%3aor-2014%40helsinki.fi">or-2014 AT 
helsinki.fi</a></font></div>
<div><font 
color=3D"#000000"><br></font></div><div><font color=3D"#000000">=
Developers will be encouraged to work on all the ideas. You can also join t=
he team if you wish to help with documentation and presentation of the idea=
.=C2=A0<br>
</font></div><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000=
000"><br></font></div><div><b><font 
face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" c=
olor=3D"#000000">Registration for pre-conference Workshops, 
Tutorials and M=
eetings NOW OPEN</font></b></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></fo=
nt></div><div><font color=3D"#000000">In 
addition to the Developer Challeng=
e, the=C2=A0<span 
style=3D"font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif">pre-conf=
erence sessions of Open Repositories 2014 will be held at the University of=
 Helsinki main campus area and</span>=C2=A0will include as many as 19 
works=
hops, tutorials or meetings on a large variety of topics. It is important t=
hat you register for any of these events that you will attend. There are se=
parate registration forms for the morning, afternoon and evening sessions b=
elow:</font></div>
<div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, sans-serif" 
color=3D"#000000"><br></fo=
nt></div><div><font face=3D"arial, helvetica, 
sans-serif" color=3D"#000000"=
>=E2=80=A2 Registration form for morning sessions=C2=A0<b><a 
href=3D"https:=
//faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485MzjaTtFIyrfj=
HkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&amp;URL=3Dhttps%3a%2f%2felomake.he=
lsinki.fi%2flomakkeet%2f51809%2flomake.html" 
target=3D"_blank">here.</a></b=
></font></div>
<div><font color=3D"#000000"><span 
style=3D"font-family:arial,helvetica,san=
s-serif">=E2=80=A2 Registration form for afternoon 
sessions=C2=A0<b><a href=
=3D"https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-UYVJkYJS485Mz=
jaTtFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&amp;URL=3Dhttps%3a%2f%2f=
elomake.helsinki.fi%2flomakkeet%2f51807%2flomake.html" 
target=3D"_blank">he=
re.</a></b></span><br>
</font></div><div><font 
color=3D"#000000"><span style=3D"font-family:arial,=
helvetica,sans-serif">=E2=80=A2 Registration form for evening 
sessions=C2=
=A0<b><a 
href=3D"https://faohqmail.fao.org/owa/redir.aspx?C=3DSOeBNZ1BZ0ac-=
UYVJkYJS485MzjaTtFIyrfjHkRb2aRmSiYqztKDwIc81BLEoLWUTzet0jzz-0o.&amp;URL=3Dh=
ttps%3a%2f%2felomake.helsinki.fi%2flomakkeet%2f51773%2flomake.html" 
target=
=3D"_blank">here.</a></b></span></font></div>
<div><font color=3D"#000000"><span 
style=3D"font-family:arial,helvetica,san=
s-serif"><br></span></font></div></div><div class=3D"gmail_default" style=
=3D"font-family:tahoma,sans-serif"></div></div>

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