LAST TWO WEEKS TO REGISTER!
How can you prepare for a disaster? What can go wrong? What will you
say to the press and public? Will your staff be safe during recovery
Preparing for the Unexpected: Protecting Collections and Staff from
presented by the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts
October 27 & 28, 2008
For archives, museums, and libraries collections care staff, including
archivists, collections managers, curators, librarians, conservators,
and stewards of historic house museums, and for staff responsible for
the safety of collections, such as site and facility managers and
security and safety staff.
Register now at http://www.ccaha.org/education/program-calendar.
* Disaster Mitigation and Emergency Preparedness
* Crisis Communication
* Exercising the Plan (an interactive session)
* Recovery of Paper-Based Collections (a hands-on interactive
* Fire Safety: Risk Assessment, Detection, and Suppression
* Ensuring Health and Human Safety in an Emergency
Nick Artim, Director, Heritage Protection Group
Susan Bing, Conservation Assistant, Conservation Center for Art and
Historic Artifacts (CCAHA)
Jane Long, Vice President, Emergency Programs, Heritage Preservation
Julie Page, Co-Coordinator, California Preservation Program (CPP) and
User Services, Western States & Territories Preservation Assistance
Monona Rossol, M.S., M.F.A., Industrial Hygienist, Arts, Crafts &
Theater Safety, Inc. and Safety Officer, United Scenic Artist's, Local
USA829, International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE)
Michael Smith, PhD, Director, Graduate Program in Professional
Communication, Department of Communications, La Salle University
John (Jack) M. Watts, Jr., PhD, Director, Fire Safety Institute
The fee for this two-day program is $215 for both CCAHA and Lower Hudson
Conference member institutions and $240 for non-members. Lunch will be
provided both days. To encourage multiple staff members to attend,
enjoy half-price registration for a second participant from the same
institution! Register now at
Cosponsored by the Lower Hudson Conference of Historical Agencies &
Museums, a Greater Hudson Heritage Network.
Hosted by the Locust Grove Estate, Poughkeepsie, NY
For more information, contact the Conservation Center for Art and
Historic Artifacts: call 215-545-0613, email [log in to unmask] or visit
www.ccaha.org <http://www.ccaha.org/> .
Preservation Services Officer
CONSERVATION CENTER for Art and Historic Artifacts
264 S. 23rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
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