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19
JUL
2017

22nd SEAPAVAA Conference, 7 to 12 April 2018, Bangkok, Thailand

Theme: AV Archiving Beyond Boundaries May I give you the heads up that the 22nd SEAPAVAA Conference will take place from 7 to 12 April 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. The theme is AV Archiving Beyond Boundaries. Our local hosts are the Film Archive (Public Organization) and The...
19
JUL
2017

Restoration Asia IV, 23 and 24 September 2017, Fukuoka, Japan

SEAPAVAA, together with its international and Japanese partners including the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF), Fukuoka International Film Festival (FIFF), Fukuoka City Public Library and Japan Foundation, will be organising the 4th edition of Restoration Asia (RA...
18
JUL
2017

Vacancies at the British Library

Head of Sound Archive Technical Services £39,000 per annum Based at St Pancras, London Full Time/Permanent Reference: 01332 This is a fantastic opportunity to lead the British Library’s Technical Services experts, responsible primarily for the digitisation and preservation of the...
13
JUL
2017

Read the new MDPI blog

Indiana University’s Media Digitization and Preservation Initiative (MDPI) announces the launch of a new blog! In this space you will regularly find content that takes you inside the MDPI project which has digitized more than 220,000 audio and video recordings in two years....
12
JUL
2017

Presentations of MMC Seminar in Lugano available

The presentations of the Media Management Seminar in Lugano of 8 – 9 june 2017 are now available on Slideshare. Read here all the presentations
10
JUL
2017

Paid Audio Archive Internships at NPR – Fall 2017

NPR’s Research, Archives and Data Strategy team is offering two paid internships for the Fall 2017 semester. Our Audio Reformatting internship offers hands-on experience migrating at-risk, legacy physical formats formats from NPR’s broadcast archive. More info We are also...
30
JUN
2017

Hommage to INA’s Jean Varra

After a career of more than 40 years in the field of audiovisual archiving, a true giant of our profession will soon celebrate his last day at the office. Eminence grise as much as a true gentleman Jean Varra acted until very recently as the head of INA’s technical...
19
JUN
2017

Call for papers – British & Irish Sound Archives conference 2017 (deadline 14 July

British & Irish Sound Archives conference 2017 National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh 17-18 November More info: www.bisa-web.org Call for papers The annual British & Irish Sound Archives (BISA) conference will take place this year at the National Library of Scotland,...
15
JUN
2017

VIEW Journal Issue 10: Non-Fiction Transmedia

To celebrate its fifth anniversary, the VIEW Journal of European Television History and Culture brings its readers a fully redesigned website and the release of its latest issue on Non-fiction Transmedia. Fresh Look VIEW Journal started five years ago as the first peer-reviewed,...
08
JUN
2017

First day at Media Management Seminar 2017 in Lugano

About 120 audiovisual archives specialists gather these days on the shores of Lake Lugano for the 8th edition of FIAT/IFTA’s Media Management Seminars. Hosts of this edition are the Swiss public broadcasting organisation SRG-SSR, the Italian Swiss broadcaster RSI and the...