The Plenary Track will be held in the Gould Auditorium on the first floor of the Marriott Library.
Welcome and Opening Remarks [9:00 AM - 9:15 AM]
Description: Welcome and opening remarks
Speakers: Andrew Weyrich (Vice President for Research, University of Utah) Harish Maringanti(Associate Dean for IT and Library Services)
Code of Conduct [9:15 AM - 9:25 AM]
Description: This session will go over the Samvera Community Code of Conduct.
The State of Samvera [9:25 AM - 9:55 AM]
Description: Annual roundup of all that has happened and our exciting prospects for the next few years.
Governance Working Group [9:55 AM - 10:25 AM]
Description: This session will re-cap the work of the Governance Working Group. The presentation will cover how we came to the recommendations, the vote, and the progress made since the vote on recommendations concluded.
Coffee/Snack Break [10:25 AM - 10:40 AM]
Description: Coffee, Tea, and light snacks will be served.
Hyrax Update [10:40 AM - 11:10 AM]
Description: Update on recent and upcoming Hyrax releases, progress made by the working group, and the current state of the roadmap.
Avalon Update [11:10 AM - 11:40 AM]
Description: Avalon will demonstrate how an initial plan to re-architect Avalon Media System utilizing the Hyrax stack has paired with efforts to ensure greater sustainability of both Avalon and Samvera as framework and community. Following that goal, the past year the Avalon team has made terrific strides toward the development of Avalon 7, in part through community collaborative work with Hyrax and Samvera teams. Additionally, we'll cover work aimed at preservation and scaled hosting of Avalon, as well as a range of activities including IIIF development for audiovisual media, collaborations with Avalon users, new features such as OHMS integration, our participation in community interest and working groups, and our efforts at outreach to find and assist new and potential users.
Valkyrie Update [11:40 AM - 12:10 PM]
Description: Valkyrie is a gem which allows Samvera applications to switch their backends between a variety of options. This presentation will focus on a quick introduction to how it works, an update on what's changed since last year, and a look at what's coming up.
Lunch [12:10 PM - 2:00 PM]
A boxed lunch will be served in the Grand Reading Room on Level 3 of the Marriott Library.