FIAT/IFTA WORLD CONFERENCE

17-20 OCTOBER

LOCARNO 2023

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS

REUSE, VALORISATION, CURATORSHIP AND RIGHTS BETWEEN THE HUMAN AND THE TECHNOLOGICAL FACTORS

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Human archival curatorship in a world of recommendation algorithms.

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New formats for reusing archive material.

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The archive: a unique proposition in reaffirming the value of public service broadcasting?

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Copyright as an enabler for broader and creative archive access.

MEDIA STUDIES AND ARCHIVE-BASED RESEARCH IN THE AGE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

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Artificial intelligence, disinformation and media literacy.

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Cultural biases of AI technologies in the archives.

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Artificial intelligence and its impact on media historiographies.

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Archaeologies of machine intelligence in the archives.

TODAY’S CHALLENGES IN MEDIA MANAGEMENT AND METADATA GENERATION

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Sports archives: lessons learned from their AI implementations.

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Esports: overlooked innovators in media archiving?

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How to ingest, manage and catalogue video game and online platform content.

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The impact of AI on metadata and cataloguing.

NEW AND REMAINING PRESERVATION CHALLENGES

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Current migration challenges.

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The ingest of diverse digital media formats.

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AI in the field of preservation, migration and restoration.

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Sustainability and audiovisual preservation: two sides of the same coin?

THE SWISS PERSPECTIVE: AN ADDED VALUE FOR A GLOBALISED MEDIA LANDSCAPE

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International associations’ archives: across the borders of time and space.

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Broadcasting archives serving small communities.

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Cross-sectoral collaboration as a driver for a vibrant national audiovisual heritage landscape.

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Sustainability: the natural link between ecological awareness and audiovisual archiving.

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TRAVEL GRANT

FIAT/IFTA TRAVEL GRANT

FIAT/IFTA would like to enable media archivists and researchers from all over the world to attend the conference, become an active part of the international audiovisual heritage community and promote the development of professional skills and opportunities. With this objective, FIAT/IFTA has decided to offer the FIAT/IFTA Travel Grant.

This grant consists of a maximum of 5 scholarships of a maximum of € 1000 each, which should allow candidates to bear the costs associated with attending the conference.

GRANT RECIPIENTS ARE AWARDED:

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Complimentary registration for the entire FIAT/IFTA World Conference (Workshops, Opening Cocktail, Gala Dinner and Awards Show).

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Reimbursement of up to €1000 to cover travel costs to and from the conference and local accommodation.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Candidates wishing to submit an application for the FIAT/IFTA World Conference Travel Grant should submit their application via the form below, by June 9th 2023, at the latest. Applicants will be notified about the award decisions by no later than 14th July 2023. Please note that a Google account is required to fill out the form.

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