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2018 IIIF Conference in Washington

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Library Of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Building

10 First Street, SE

Washington, DC 20540

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The 2018 International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) Conference will be held May 21-25 in Washington, DC, co-hosted by the Library of Congress, the Smithsonian Institution and the Folger Shakespeare Library.

Tickets and cost

There are two types of tickets available, one for staff of institutions which are members of the IIIF Consortium and one for non members. If you work at one of the institutions listed on the following page:


please select the 'IIIF Consortium Member' ticket and please use your institution email address for ease of verification. The prices with Eventbrite fees included are as follows:


  • Non - IIIF Consortium Member - $295.00
  • 
IIIF Consortium Member - $145.00

What is IIIF?

Embraced by a growing number of the world’s leading research and cultural heritage organizations, IIIF provides an open framework for organizations to publish their image-based resources, to be viewed, cited, annotated and compared by any compatible image-viewing application.

Who is it for?

This event will be valuable for cultural heritage, STEM institutions, repository and collection managers, software engineers; or for anyone engaged with image-based and soon A/V resources on the Web. If you have not been involved with IIIF in the past this is an opportunity to quickly get up to speed and understand the community and its benefits.

What will I learn?

  • How to adopt IIIF at your institution

  • Leveraging open source software to get more out of your collection of images and video

  • Use cases and best practices from IIIF adopters

  • See the latest developments in the community including IIIF A/V

Conference Overview

The conference will be made up of lightning talks, presentations and discussion sessions. There is also optional pre-conference Workshops on Monday. The general schedule will be as follows:

  • Monday May 21st - Pre Conference workshops hosted by the Smithsonian Institution

  • Tuesday May 22nd - IIIF Showcase hosted by the Library of Congress (Free event and separate registration is required) - register here

  • Wednesday May 23rd - IIIF Conference plenary hosted by the Library of Congress followed by reception at the Smithsonian Castle

  • Thursday May 24th - IIIF Conference parallel sessions hosted by the Library of Congress

  • Friday May 25th - IIIF Conference parallel sessions hosted by the Library of Congress

A full program will be made available at http://iiif.io/event/2018/washington/.

As with all IIIF events the IIIF Code of Conduct applies to this event.

Conference Sponsorship

Both the IIIF Washington Conference and the IIIF Showcase is generously supported by the following Conference Sponsors:

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Library Of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Building

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