Under the patronage of Federal Councillor Pascal Couchepin, the 8th European Conference on Digital Archiving is to be held in Geneva from 28 to 30 April 2010. It is organised by the Swiss Federal Arc-hives together with the European Regional Branch and Professional Associations Section of the Inter-national Council on Archives (ICA).

From the 1st of May 2009 it will be possible to submit abstracts for the following topics:

1. Archival profile: professional competence in the digital age
2. What to keep: how to mirror the information society
3. E-Archiving: reorganisation of processes and business models
4. Online access: solutions and implications

Abstract submission will be possible online from the 1st of May 2009. You will find a web-based form and further details at www.bar.admin.ch/eca2010 (Submission deadline: 31 August 2009)