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26
AUG
2019

Travel grants for the Joint Technical Symposium in Hilversum (Oct 3-5)

JTS is offering up to five travel grants for the upcoming Joint Technical Symposium in Hilversum (Oct 3-5).   JTS is committed to cultivating an environment in which includes a multiplicity of voices.  Travel grants are open to everyone working in the field whose attendance will...
24
APR
2019

VUC Case Study: National Socialist Movement film collection revealed

Online publication by using the flowchart The immense and daily growing archive of the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision covers more than a century of radio, television, film, photo and more. To provide an optimal service and to make archive material available for the...
18
DEC
2018

IASA 2019: read the Call for Presentations

The Programme Committee for the IASA 2019 conference welcomes proposals representing a broad palette of archival and personal interests which are distinguished by their focus on sound and audiovisual documents. Subject areas might include musical recordings; historic, literary,...
13
OCT
2018

Recap: final day of the World Conference in Venice

Relaxed and overwhelmed by the events of the night before we met for the last time at the Palazzo Labia. The third and last day of the FIAT/IFTA World Conference kicked off with the presentations of the FIAT/IFTA’s own ongoing initiatives, like the Save Your Archive, Where...
12
OCT
2018

Recap: day two of the World Conference in Venice

Day two started with the traditional Newcomers’ Breakfast during which new members and first time conference attendees were welcomed to the community and acquainted with FIAT/IFTA’s own functioning and encouraged to get involved with one of the many activities FIAT/IFTA has to...
11
OCT
2018

Recap: day one of the World Conference in Venice

The conference officially opened in the morning with a welcoming message from our local hosts – Director of RAI Teche Maria Pia Ammirati, Venice municipality representative Ermelinda Damiano, FIAT/IFTA President Bríd Dooley and a keynote speech from Ana Luiza Massot...
10
OCT
2018

Welcome to the The FIAT/IFTA World Conference 2018!

With more than 260 registered participants and 85 speakers we are pleased to announce the beginning of this year’s FIAT/IFTA World Conference. Welcome to Venice! We hope you will use the time to indulge yourselves in this year’s conference theme and title “The Archive’s...
08
AUG
2018

Announcing the 2018 General Assembly and Executive Council Elections

Part of the 2018 World Conference in Venice will be the biennial General Assembly, scheduled this year on October 10th, 11.30 in the Salone del Tiepolo in Palazzo Labia, the main conference venue. The General Assembly is the highest governing body in the Federation. It is...
06
JUN
2018

FIAT/IFTA Awards fully reformed

The FIAT/IFTA Awards have been a coveted trophy since 1994 for anyone who is professionally involved with television archives as an archivist, documentary maker or platform builder. After 25 editions, however, the time was ripe for a thorough reform. The new FIAT/IFTA Archive...
05
JUN
2018

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2018: Second prolongation until July 15th

SECOND PROLONGATION UNTIL JULY 15th! Keen followers of FIAT/IFTA’s activities had already noticed … unlike previous years, the nominations for the 2018 edition were not immediately opened after the Mexico World Conference. The reasons for that can be read above, but...