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BitCurator Users Forum 2021 - Registration Open and Program Now Available

  • 1.  BitCurator Users Forum 2021 - Registration Open and Program Now Available

    Posted Aug 18, 2021 07:22 PM
    Please circulate among your networks, registration is open!

    Dear Colleagues, 

    The BCC Program Committee is pleased to announce that the program for the 2021 BitCurator Users Forum and Educators' Summit is live and registration is open!

    Preliminary Program is Live!
    The Forum and BitCuratorEdu Educators' Summit program is now available on the BitCurator Consortium website

    Sessions will be non-concurrent (single-stream) and will run live starting between 8AM PST/ 11AM ET. Each day will include a variety of opportunities for engagement including workshops, lightning talks, and themed sessions on Remote Workflows, Iteration and Scalability, BitCurator, Access and Discoverability, and Tools & Demos Showcase. We also have a few special sessions this year! We'll do a rerun of our popular "Great Question!" session where attendees can ask anonymous questions in an open forum, and two Birds Of A Feather sessions for BIPOC attendees and Students and New Professionals. 

    NEW this year: BitCuratorEdu Educators' Summit
    The BitCuratorEdu project, in collaboration with the 2021 BitCurator Users Forum, is delighted to organize the BitCuratorEdu Educators' Summit on Friday, October 15 (the day after the Forum). Choose the Educators' Summit when you register for BUF21 to receive a link to attend these sessions. 

    Registration Now Open!
    We are proud to offer registration for BitCurator Users Forum 2021 at a sliding scale starting at $0New this year, we have introduced group rates: discounted rates for groups of 3 or more people from the same organization. Individuals from groups will receive a code to be used at checkout, allowing them to register individually at the discounted rate. If you wish to register as part of a group, please fill out this form and a team member will provide you with your group rate and details on how to register: Group Registration Request.

    Register via Eventbrite: 

    Sponsorship Information
    We welcome sponsors for the event. Please visit the Sponsorship section of the website or contact

    Lourdes Johnson, on behalf of the BCC Program Committee,

    • Elvia Arroyo-Ramirez, University of California Irvine Libraries, Leadership Team

    • Brian Dietz, NC State University Libraries, Leadership Team

    • Lourdes Johnson, SJSU iSchool 2019 Graduate, Leadership Team

    • Shira Peltzman, UCLA Libraries, Leadership Team

    • David Cirella, Yale University Libraries

    • Elizabeth Dunham, Arizona State University

    • Jessica Farrell, Educopia Institute

    • Wendy Hagenmaier, Georgia Tech

    • Mary Jackson, NYU MIAP 2020 Graduate

    • Monique Lassere, Houghton Library, Harvard University

    • Thandokazi Maceba, UCT Libraries, University of Cape Town

    • Margo Padilla, New-York Historical Society

    • Caitlin Perry, Educopia Institute

    • Kelly Phillips, Northern Arizona University

    • Alice Prael, Yale University Libraries

    • Hannah Wang, Educopia Institute