To help and inspire our members, wherever they are on the timeline
07
MAR
2022

#ArchivalReads: MediaNumeric State of the Art report on Data Journalism

“Though misinformation and disinformation have existed since the dawn of time, the social media era is enabling information (and misinformation) to spread at split-second speeds, creating real-world harm as people turn to unqualified sources to seek answers to their...
02
MAR
2022

FRAME Mentoring 2022: the call for applications is open

For the first time, the FRAME training programme, organized by INA for more than 10 years, in partnership with FIAT/IFTA and EBU Academy and co-financed by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union, offers a mentoring programme for young professionals: FRAME Mentoring....
28
FEB
2022

Media Studies Grant 2022: Call for Projects

The Media Studies Commission of the International Federation of Television Archives (FIAT/IFTA) is dedicated to fostering collaboration between research and archive communities and mediating the growth of scholarly expertise that adds value to audiovisual archives by means of...
23
SEP
2021

Invitation for participation: Academic Conference “Television Histories in development”

On the occasion of the 70-years anniversary of Television in the Netherlands, the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (B&G), is hosting a two-day academic conference on 30 September – 1 October 2021 – in hybrid form, with on-site presentations in Hilversum as...
13
SEP
2021

FIAT/IFTA Survey: Where are you on the Timeline?

Are you working in an audiovisual archive? Please fill out the survey, it takes less than 5 minutes of your time.  Audiovisual archives worldwide are in constant transformation. To monitor this transformation FIAT/IFTA also this year asks 7 short multiple-choice questions:...
09
AUG
2021

World Conference 2021: registration is open!

This year’s FIAT/IFTA conference takes place online from 19 until 21 October and is titled “Advancing the digital dividend”. The past year has shown that we need to be agile, able to rapidly adapt to change. We must continue to ensure our remit in acquisition, preservation,...
09
AUG
2021

Broadcaster Archives: Rights to Access Workshop 2021

Registration is open! Broadcaster archives are often rich and deep, with multi-genre collections containing a mix of in-house produced and third party content, and inevitable rights complexities and associated risk considerations. This workshop will look at the opportunities and...
29
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,...