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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><a name="_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">We are excited to announce the full program for Open Repositories 2018 in Bozeman, Montana.
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span><a href="https://www.conftool.net/or2018/sessions.php"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">https://www.conftool.net/or2018/sessions.php</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Outline Program:</span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Sunday, informal meet-ups from mid afternoon
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<span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Monday, workshops please sign-up during registration as places are limited, Ideas Challenge reception and launch in the evening</span><o:p></o:p></span></li><li style="margin-top:0cm;margin-bottom:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2;vertical-align:baseline">
<span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Tuesday, opening keynote from Casey Fiesler, Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Science at University of Colorado Boulder,
 conference sessions during the day, and evening poster reception.</span><o:p></o:p></span></li><li style="margin-top:0cm;margin-bottom:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2;vertical-align:baseline">
<span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Wednesday, conference sessions all day and evening Gala Dinner</span><o:p></o:p></span></li><li style="margin-top:0cm;margin-bottom:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2;vertical-align:baseline">
<span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Thursday, conference sessions and closing keynote from Asaf Bartov, Wikimedia Foundation.</span><o:p></o:p></span></li></ul>
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Please note the Program Committee and Local Hosts reserve the right to update the conference
 schedule, therefore times and dates of sessions may change.</span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Early bird
</span></span><a href="http://www.or2018.net/registration-fees-deadlines/"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">registration</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">
 closes on 22nd April. </span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">There is more information about the conference at the
</span></span><a href="http://or2018.net/"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">conference website</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">.
 Keep up to date via our Twitter feed at </span></span><a href="https://twitter.com/OR2018MT"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">https://twitter.com/OR2018MT</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">
 the hashtag for this year’s conference is<b> </b></span></span><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/OpenRepo2018?src=hash"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">#OpenRepo2018</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">.
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">We look forward to seeing you in Bozeman.</span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Best regards,
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Claire Knowles and Evviva Weinraub</span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Program Committee Co-Chairs</span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">On behalf of the</span></span><a href="http://www.or2018.net/program-committee/"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">
 Program Committee</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black"> and
</span></span><a href="http://www.or2018.net/contact-us/"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">Local Hosts</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Code of Conduct
</span></span><a href="http://www.or2018.net/code-of-conduct/"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">http://www.or2018.net/code-of-conduct/</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">Openness Statement
</span></span><a href="http://www.or2018.net/open-repositories-statement-on-inclusion-and-openness/"><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif">http://www.or2018.net/open-repositories-statement-on-inclusion-and-openness/</span></span><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"></span></a><span style="mso-bookmark:_MailOriginalBody"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif;color:black">
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