Wednesday, January 15th - Building 2, Room 100B

Wednesday's sessions are a high-level tour of what's going on in Islandora. Community demos, modules and solution packs in development, and a discussion of what attendees are looking for from Camp and from Islandora.

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Time

Session

Details

9:00-9:30

Welcome to Camp
(Slides)

A general introduction and update on Islandora.
Speaker: Melissa Anez

9:30-10:30

Camp Roundtable

A round-the-room discussion of who’s attending and what they’re doing with Islandora.
Led by: Melissa Anez

10:30-11:00

Break

 

11:00-12:00

Islandora Community Overview
(Links)

Descriptions and demos of new and innovative uses of Islandora in the community.
Speaker: Various

12:00-12:30

Solution Pack Overview
(Slides)

An overview of solution packs in the latest release.
Speaker: Nigel Banks, discoverygarden, Inc

12:30-1:30

Lunch

 

1:30- 2:30

Modules in Development / Tour of GitHub
(Slides)

A look at what’s in the pipe for Islandora, including beta and alpha modules to try.
Speaker: Various

2:30-3:30

Islandora Past, Present, and Future
(Slides)

An overview of the history of Islandora development and future plans, with an eye on Fedora 4, Drupal 8, and the growth of the Islandora community.
Speaker: Nigel Banks & Melissa Anez

3:30-4:00

Break

 

4:00-5:00

VM Installfest

Bring your laptops! Thursday's sessions are more interesting if you can play along and Friday’s workshops require a working VM and a few other bits and pieces. In this session, we’ll make sure you have everything you need to hit the ground running.



Thursday, January 16th - Building 54, Room 130

Thursday features a close look at many of the tools available for Islandora, from content modelling to the mysteries of the Sync Module.

Time

Session

Details

9:00-9:30

Content Modelling and Data Structures
(Slides)

A look into the ins and outs of Islandora Content Models and underlying data structures.
Speaker: Nigel Banks, discoverygarden, Inc

9:30-10:00

XML Formbuilder and You
(Slides)

How to get the most out of the XML Formbuilder, as told by one of its primary architects
Speaker: Nigel Banks, discoverygarden, Inc

10:00-10:30

Unpacking Solr
(Slides)

An overview of the tools and tricks to make searching your site a breeze.
Speaker: David Wilcox, discoverygarden, Inc

10:30-11:00

Break

 

11:00-11:30

The Institutional Repository Module
(Slides)

A close look at the latest in Institutional repos in Islandora, via the Islandora Scholar module - now for 6.x and 7.x
Speaker: David Wilcox, discoverygarden, Inc

11:30-12:00

Islandora BagIt
(Slides)

BagIt is a specification for packing files for transfer between repositories and for long-term content management. The Islandora BagIt module allows creation of Bags for individual Islandora objects and for each object in a collection. This session will include a demo of the module and discussion of some of its potential applications within the Islandora ecosystem.
Speaker: Mark Jordan, Simon Fraser University

12:00-12:30

Islandora Sync
(Slides)

A review of the new Sync Module and how to expose your Fedora objects to Drupal.
Speaker: Kristian Allen, UCLA

12:30- 1:30

Lunch

 

1:30-2:00

Storing the Esoteric: Compound Solution Pack and Generic File Storage
(Slides)

A review of the new Compound Solution pack and methods to store and manage file types outside the norm.
Speaker: David Wilcox, discoverygarden, Inc

2:00-2:30

Finessing XACML: Security and Access Control
(Slides)

A look at the ins and outs of XACML policies and how to set access control
Speaker: Nigel Banks

2:30-3:00

Break

 

3:00-3:30

Teaching Tongues to Islandora: a Fully Trilingual Library Model Supporting North American Environmental Cooperation
(Slides)

A look at the building of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation website and handling multi-language content in Islandora
Speaker: Rosemary Le Faive, Commission for Environmental Cooperation

3:30-4:00

Islandora Resources
(Slides)

A review of the resources available to the Islandora community, from dusty corners of islandora.ca to the reaches of social media
Speaker: Melissa Anez, Islandora Foundation

4:00-4:30

Don't be Dreary, Let's Query!
(Slides)

Queries and scripts to make your repo even better. Speakers: Mark Jordan and Nigel Banks

6:30-9:00

Islandora Camp Social

Pizza and apps at Jupiter. And if everyone is game, bar trivia!



Friday, January 17th - Building 54, Room 130 and Room 130B

Friday is a full day of workshops/tutorials where you can get your hands on Islandora and gain some practical experience, either via the user interface (admins) or by digging into the underlying code (devs).

Time

Admin Track
(Slides)

Dev Track
(Slides)

9:00-9:30

Closing Awards

 

9:30-10:30

Intro to Drupal and Islandora

The first half of the Developer workshop will cover the basics of Drupal module development and then move on to creating a basic Islandora Solution Pack. In the second half of the Workshop, the group will take one or two ideas from participants and attempt to write a new module incorporating those ideas. The more ideas, the better - please post suggestions to the Islandora Developers emaillist prior to January 7.

10:30-11:00

Break

 

11:00-12:30

Islandora Configuration

 

12:30-1:30

Lunch

 

1:30- 3:30

Forms and Security

 

3:30-4:00

Break

 

4:00-5:00

Solr for Admins