DCMI is pleased to announce the publication of the Preliminary Program for DC-2017 at http://dcevents.dublincore.org/IntConf/index/pages/view/schedule17. The program includes an array of Papers, Project Reports, Presentations and Posters. Special Sessions on significant metadata topics as well as half- and full-day Workshops round out the program. The keynote will be delivered by G. Sayeed Choudhury, Associate Dean for Research Data Management and Hodson Director of the Digital Research and Curation Center at the Sheridan Libraries of Johns Hopkins University. Abstracts of Papers, Project Reports, Posters, and Presentations are available from the conference homepage at http://dcevents.dublincore.org/index.php/IntConf/dc-2017 as well as descriptions of Special Sessions, Workshops and Tutorials. Registration is now open at http://dcevents.dublincore.org/IntConf/index/pages/view/reg17 with early registration rates available through 15 September 2017.