Samvera Community Asks




This is a list of current calls for participation in the Community. Use the Ask template to add your call to action. These Asks will be promoted to the Community by the Community Manager – contact @Heather Greer Klein if you need any help or if you want to explore other ways to find participants.

Copy the template and add your Ask below!



Ask:  Calls for proposals - Samvera Connect 2021 Online

Connect Online programming is intended to serve the needs of attendees from throughout our Community, from potential adopters to expert Samverans, in many roles including developers, managers, sysops, metadata librarians, and others who are interested in Samvera technologies and Community activities.

Workshops: submission form open through Sunday, Monday September 13th, 2021 

The Workshops form includes the option to request a workshop on a specific topic that you would like to attend. The Program Committee will use these suggestions to solicit workshops from the Community.

Presentations and Panels: submission form open through Monday, September 13th, 2021

Lightning Talks: submission form open through Thursday, September 30th, 2021

Virtual Posters: submission form open through Thursday, September 30th, 2021

You may find it helpful to refer to the workshop program, presentation/lightning talk program, and posters from last year’s online conference.

For questions:  Contact @Heather Greer Klein


Ask:  2021 Call for Community Helpers and Incident Response Team

What we need:  Please consider volunteering for the Samvera Helpers and/or the Incident Response Team!

Who we need:   Anyone in the Samvera Community who wants to help with questions and events, or to be part of the team that responds to more serious conduct reports.

Time frame:  Open through September 17th, 2021

To participate:   https://samvera.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/samvera/pages/1751384065

For questions:  Contact @Heather Greer Klein