We are delighted to announce the programme for the Digital Collaboration Colloquium on Tuesday 29th March in Sheffield. The day is free to attend and registration is now open.

We have had a number of excellent proposals for Pecha Kucha sessions but there’s still time to get yours in if you haven’t already. The deadline for proposals is 14th February.


10.00 – 10.30 Registration
10.30 – 10.35 Welcome
10.35 – 11.05 Digitisation, collaboration and WHELF
Peter Keelan (WHELF / Cardiff University)
11.05 – 11.35 Virtual and Actual: collaborative digitisation at the Victoria and Albert Museum
Doug Dodds (Victoria & Albert Museum)
11.35 – 12.00 Tea and coffee
12.00 – 1.15 Pecha Kucha sessions
1.15 – 2.15 Lunch
2.15 – 3.15 Roundtable discussion
Doug Dodds (Victoria & Albert Museum)
Jodie Double (University of Leeds)
Martin Lewis (University of Sheffield)
Peter Keelan  (WHELF / Cardiff University)
Chair: Alastair Dunning (JISC)
3.30 – 4.00 Tea and coffee
4.00 – 4.30 Library seeks partner, must have GSOH… White Rose Libraries and the future of digitisation
Beccy Shipman, Ned Potter, Matthew Herring (LIFE-SHARE Project)
4.30 – 5.00 Summary and discussion – Alastair Dunning (JISC)


Halifax, University of Sheffield (http://withus.com/conferencewithus/venues/halifax/)

In order to register please email life-share@leeds.ac.uk with the following information:

Job title
Access and dietary requirements
Any questions for the roundtable discussion

We look forward to seeing you in Sheffield for what should be a really interesting and thought provoking day.