Islandora Camp 2011 (July 20 -22) Agenda

This year's Islandora Camp preserves an "unconference" style of organization, with afternoon sessions selected and scheduled on the afternoon of our first day. Morning sessions are built based on the recommendations provided by you when you registered. Afternoon sessions will be provided for both developer and user streams. As always, feel free to give us feedback at:

July 20

8:15-9:00  Breakfast and Registration 9:00 - 10:00 “No man is an Island(ora)”: Opening notes and Welcome from Mark Leggott and Kirsta Stapelfeldt 10:00-10:15 Break 10:15 - 11:30 Welcome to my Island(ora): Introduction to the software, its architecture, and its purpose (Alan Stanley) 11:30 - 12:30 Lunch 12:30 - 1:00 Build PM schedule, based on people’s interest 1:00 - 2:30 2:30 - 2:45 Break 2:45 - 4:15
  • Stream 1: Developers: Formbuilder - Nigel Banks provides an under the hood view of Islandora's new Formbuilder modules LOCATION - LINC (downstairs)
  • Stream 2: Users: Digital Humanities - Stakeholders discuss what features Islandora must integrate to satisfy the need of digital humanities collections and research LOCATION - Main Room (Serials Room)
6:00 Bowling at Murphy Centre

July 21

8:15-9:00 Breakfast 9:00-10:00
  • Stream 1: Developers "'Git' iquette": Learn how we use and organize our online repositories using GitHub (Jonathan Green)
  • Stream 2: Users "DIY Interface": Provides an overview of how you can change the look and feel of your Islandora site (Kris Bulman)
10:00-10:15 Coffee break 10:15-11:30 11:30-12:30 Lunch 12:30-1:45
  • Stream 1: Developers: Microservices - Learn how Microservices are transforming the way that objects are administered in Islandora (Jonathan Green) LOCATION - LINC (downstairs)
  • Stream 2: Users: Daily Operations - Best practices, back-ups, etc. Discussion of Repository best practices LOCATION - Main Room Upstairs (Serials Room)
1:45-2:00 Break 2:00-3:15
  • Stream 1: Developers: Advanced Islandora Theming: Kris Bulman provides a more comprehensive theming overview. LOCATION - Upstairs Computer Lab
  • Stream 2: Users: Formbuilder: Come and learn about how to create ingest forms for metadata schemas in Islandora (Nigel Banks) LOCATION - LINC (downstairs)
3:15-3:30 Break 3:30-4:30
  • Stream 1: Developers: Live Committers Meeting LOCATION - Main Room Upstairs (Serials Room)
  • Stream 2: Users: Installing Islandora (Q&A session for users) LOCATION - Upstairs Computer Lab
5:30 Reception (appies and drinks) at St. James Gate


July 22nd: Current Applications of Islandora (learn your community)

8:15-9:00 Breakfast 9:00-9:30 Islandora Appliances: SOAR and Lib2o (Gail Truman and Laura Kelly) 9:30-10:00 Epistemetic Project: Extending Islandora the Drupal Way (Gian Mario) 10:00-10:30 Tourpad: A Community Repository Project (Courtney Matthews and Dylan Sawyer) 10:30-10:45 Break 10:45-11:15 Consortial Islandora Environments (Paul Pound et al.) 11:15-11:45 Islandoras in the Research Stream (Dorothea Salo) 11:45-12:30 Lunch 12:30-2:00 Lightning Talks 2:00-2:30 Break 2:30-4:00 Closing Remarks and Roadmapping