APARSEN organizes workshops and symposia involving participants outside the consortium in order to build up a network of stakeholders from industry, engineering, academia, public organizations etc. pertain to digital preservation. The scope of these workshops and symposia will be to inform stakeholders outside the consortium about digital preservation issues with the aim to promote digital preservation in academia and in industry and raise awareness that the various aspects of digital preservation should become part of the research or information production workflow. These workshops will be used to initiate discussion and exchange on research results achieved in APARSEN and also to run training courses being developed in this prohject. A timeline on all these APARSEN events can be found in the APARSEN event calendar.