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07
JAN
2020

Are you considering to become a FIAT/IFTA member?

If you’re considering to become a FIAT/IFTA member, you might want a full overview of our organisation and what’s in it for you. We have compiled a new Membership Brochure, the ideal way to get informed and to know what the next steps are, if your archive would like...
26
DEC
2019

Save the date: Regional Seminar, São Paulo, 19-20 March

We already hinted about it at the closing session of the World Conference in Dubrovnik, and now we’re also very happy to announce the dates: the FIAT/IFTA Regional Seminar 2020 will take place on Thursday 19th and Friday 20th March. After a very successful edition in 2016...
20
DEC
2019

DR’s ‘Your town, your story’ presented in VIEW Journal

‘Your town, your story’ was a project of the archives department of the Danish public broadcaster DR lead by Louise Broch. Back in 2018 this project received the FIAT/IFTA Award for ‘Excellence in Archival Use and Valorization’. Today, in the latest edition of the...
12
DEC
2019

2019 Media Studies Grant: papers published!

The Media Studies Grant was set up in 2014 by the FIAT/IFTA Media Studies Commission to enhance the collaboration between research and archive communities. Furthermore it tries to ensure the valorization of academic knowledge for archival practice as well as to promote research...
06
DEC
2019

World Conference 2019: announcing dates and venue

For the first time in more than 25 years the FIAT/IFTA Executive Council and the IASA Board have decided to join forces and organize a joint conference with an integrated programme. The 51st IASA Conference will also be the 44th FIAT/IFTA World Conference. Together with our host...
05
DEC
2019

World Conference 2019: presentations published!

The 2019 FIAT/IFTA World Conference in Dubrovnik featured no less than 97 speakers of more than 30 countries. Workshops, keynotes, plenaries, breakout sessions, … thanks to the speakers who were so kind to hand over our send us their presentations, we are proud to say that...
07
NOV
2019

FIAT/IFTA represented at RIPDASA kickoff meeting

The audiovisual heritage landscape in Latin America is in full evolution. Closely connected with many of the regional key players, FIAT/IFTA supports initiatives that contribute to the preservation and improved access  to Latin American television archives. An important Latin...
02
NOV
2019

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2019: meet the winners!

The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards are designed to honor outstanding archival initiatives and projects that have improved significantly the ways in which the archives are preserved, managed and used. At the FIAT/IFTA World Conference 2019 in Dubrovnik thi...
31
OCT
2019

Changes in the FIAT/IFTA Executive Council

The FIAT/IFTA Executive Council (EC) partially renews through elections every two years. The last elections took place during the General Assembly at the World Conference in Venice in 2018 and the next round is scheduled at the 2020 World Conference in Dublin. However, also in...
29
OCT
2019

Timeline-survey 2019: results published!

A tradition since 2012, the FIAT/IFTA ‘Where are you on the Timeline Survey’ annually measures where audiovisual archives managing broadcast collections are on their journey to become a fully digital archive. For the 2019 the organising FIAT/IFTA Media Management...