The Outreach Committee of the Association for Recorded Sound Collections
(ARSC) posts the following message.
--- ARCHIVING TOMORROW 2016 ---
"Archives at Risk"
June 2-3, 2016, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin, Ireland
No country, even the most advanced in terms of digitization and
conservation, is immune to the destruction of important collections and
Archiving Tomorrow 2016 is a special two-day world conference highlighting
the single most important issue facing audiovisual archives today -- saving
the precious, endangered audiovisual world heritage before it is too late.
Join experts for an invaluable information-packed event. Network, debate,
discuss the issues, and learn about opportunities, strategies, and
Early-bird registration ends May 13. The draft conference agenda is now
For more information:
www.archivingtomorrow.com and www.archivesatrisk.com
The conference is organized by KES International. It is supported by FOCAL
International; the Save Your Archive Program of FIAT/IFTA; RTE Archives;
Digital Repository Ireland; and the Co-ordinating Council of Audiovisual
Archives Associations (CCAAA), of which ARSC is a member.
-- Call for Presentations --
The organizers are issuing a limited Call for Presentations. Talks focused
on funding strategies and model case-study solutions for audiovisual
preservation and access are of particular interest.
Send presentation proposals to:
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The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is a nonprofit organization
dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings -- in all genres
of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods. ARSC is unique in
bringing together private individuals and institutional professionals --
everyone with a serious interest in recorded sound.