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27
DEC
2020

FIAT/IFTA World Conference 2021: save the date!

Barely a few months after the 2020 FIAT/IFTA and IASA Joint Conference, preparations are underway for the 45th FIAT/IFTA World Conference, which will take place in Cape Town, South Africa. In consultation with the South African Communication Industries Association (SACIA), the...
23
DEC
2020

Regional Latin American Seminar: watch the videos

On 29 – 30 September last the FIAT/IFTA Regional Latin American Seminar took place online. Scheduled to take place initially in São Paulo in March, the Seminar was postponed due to the outbreak of the corona crisis. “Audiovisual Archives in Latin America: Access, Value and...
24
OCT
2020

Last meeting of the FIAT/IFTA Executive Council 2018-2020

On 23 October the FIAT/IFTA Executive Council met for the last time in its current composition. The mandate of the current President Bríd Dooley (RTÉ) comes to an end, together with that of six Executive Council members.   The Council thanked the outgoing President for her...
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...
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...
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...
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...
21
JUL
2020

FRAME courses 2020 moving online

FRAME Tech and FRAME Access are well established international training weeks dedicated to audiovisual archives’ management, organised by INA with the support of FIAT/IFTA and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). Together with the FRAME Executive course they’re part of a...
20
JUL
2020

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2020: new deadline!

The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards are not only about documentaries or web platforms that featuring archival materials, but also to highlight excellent projects in the domains of media management and media preservation. The Awards are designed to honor outstanding archival...
06
MAY
2020

IASA – FIAT/IFTA Joint Conference 2020: online edition

The joint 51st IASA Conference and 44th FIAT/IFTA World Conference hosted by RTÉ was due to be held from 26 to 29 October 2020 at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainties it brings, the Organising Committee has made the decision to...