To help and inspire our members, wherever they are on the timeline
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APR
2021

Preservation & Migration Seminar 2021

Registration is open! How to define what ‘good’ looks or sounds like, when planning or executing a large migration project for audiovisual media? Whether you carry out the migration yourself or have it carried out by an external service provider, the question whether...
21
APR
2021

FIAT/IFTA World Conference 2021: Call for Papers deadline extended!

New dates and Call for Proposals – DEADLINE EXTENSION! After analyzing the global evolution of the covid-19 pandemic, FIAT/IFTA has decided to hold the 2021 World Conference in a virtual environment. The FIAT/IFTA Executive Council has decided at the same time to aim to...
08
APR
2021

2021 FIAT/IFTA Awards: the Call is open!

The FIAT/IFTA Awards honour outstanding archival projects and initiatives all over the world. Best practices of use and re-use of archival footage, of media management, preservation and restoration will be acknowledged. Archivists, producers, filmmakers, video artists,...
26
MAR
2021

‘COVID-19 as a driver for change in audiovisual archives’: report released

How are archives dealing with issues that emerged during global pandemic? What have the months of disruptions taught us about organisational resilience? A few months ago a group of audiovisual archival professionals from across the globe gathered for a virtual exchange hosted by...
23
MAR
2021

FRAME Access 2021: Call for Applications

Since 2010, FIAT/IFTA partners with the French Institut National de l’Audiovisuel (INA) and EBU Academy (European Broadcasting Union) to organise the annual training programme FRAME. This programme, co-funded by the Creative Europe – MEDIA programme of the European Union,...
30
OCT
2020

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2020: 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 IASA – FIAT/IFTA Joint Conference 2020 thi...
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...
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...
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...