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About This Virtual Conference

Community Owned Infrastructure: Partnerships and Collaboration

12:00 - 4:00 | Wednesday, October 21, 2020

How might community-owned infrastructure be successfully managed in the 21st century information environment? Infrastructure -- whether speaking of highways or information platforms -- is inevitably costly to build and maintain. It entails financial planning and long-term technical support. What represents the minimum viable product, and what does it take to engineer the reality? What might be the opportunities for public/private partnerships? Who finds the funding? Is there a plan for sustainability? The question is not whether there are successful examples of community-owned platforms, but whether those examples will be sustained over the long-term.

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2020 NISO Virtual Conference Schedule


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