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17
OCT
2020

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2020: check out the shortlists!

  The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards are the annual appointment par excellence since 1994 for programs, projects or other initiatives that have improved significantly the ways in which the archives are preserved, managed and used. Any initiative that brings the...
15
OCT
2020

IASA – FIAT/IFTA Joint Conference 2020: registration is open!

  For the first time in more than 25 years the FIAT/IFTA Executive Council and the IASA Board have joined forces and organized a joint conference with an integrated programme. The 51st IASA Conference will also be the 44th Conference of the International Federation of...
29
SEP
2020

UNESCO World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2020

World Day for Audiovisual Heritage – 27 October – is a key initiative for both UNESCO and the Coordinating Council of Audiovisual Archives Associations (CCAAA) to honor audiovisual preservation professionals and institutions that safeguard our heritage for future...
25
SEP
2020

Save Your Archive 2020: Call for Projects published!

Save Your Archive: what is it about? Audiovisual archives that tell stories about people’s lives and culture exist all over the world. They are important for our mutual understanding because they reflect the world’s social and cultural diversity. They help us grow and comprehend...
22
SEP
2020

IASA – FIAT/IFTA Joint Conference 2020: programme published!

For the first time in more than 25 years the FIAT/IFTA Executive Council and the IASA Board have joined forces and organized a joint conference with an integrated programme. The 51st IASA Conference will also be the 44th Conference of the International Federation of Television...
18
SEP
2020

FIAT/IFTA Where are you on the Timeline Survey 2020

Fill out the 2020 edition of the ‘Where are you on the Timeline’ survey! Organised since 2011 by the Media Management Commission, the annual FIAT/FTA Where are you on the Timeline? Survey has become a fixture in the global audiovisual archiving landscape. As every...
15
SEP
2020

COVID-19: a driver for change in access to audiovisual heritage collections

7-8 October: A virtual exchange between audiovisual archive professionals Approximately six months have passed since the coronavirus outbreak. The cultural and creative industries (CCI), were forced to adapt quickly to the new realm and reposition themselves in the dramatically...
13
SEP
2020

Regional online seminar Latin America: registration is open

We had to cancel the FIAT/IFTA Regional Seminar 2020 in São Paulo, but we’re proud to announce a worthy alternative. On September 29-30, together with TV Cultura FIAT/IFTA hosts two full days of online presentations, talks and discussions, tailored to the needs of broadcast...
10
SEP
2020

European orphan works directive survey

The European Orphan Works Directive (also known under the name 2012/28/EU) sets out common rules on the digitisation and online display of so-called orphan works, of which the authors or rights holders are unknown and can’t be traced. To facilitate the publication of these...
20
AUG
2020

UNESCO webinar: memory institutions and the ‘disinfodemic’

Libraries, archives and museums have a crucial role in fighting the ‘disinformation pandemic’ following the global covid-19 crisis. Within the framework of the UNESCO – Media and Information Literacy and Intercultural Dialogue University Network (MILID) Response...