Join us at the 2018 AES Conference on Audio Archiving, Preservation & Restoration at the Library of Congress NAVCC June 28, 29, 30
Archiving, Restoration and Preservation? What better place to do it than at the Library of Congress facilities that do it. If you are in this field, join us and add your perspectives and experiences. If you are considering this field, learn the science and craft and meet folks doing it at the highest level. If you are a mastering engineer, is this not a perfect set of experiences to up your game and diversify your client list? This AES conference is not to be missed. Information/deadlines/registration is available here: http://www.aes.org/conferences/2018/archiving/ <http://www.aes.org/conferences/2018/archiving/>
Topics to be addressed: Physical/object based preservation & material science • Handling and storage of audio carriers • Mechanical vs. optical transfer • Magnetic media • Digitization and restoration of obsolete formats • Preservation issues for emerging high-end audio formats • Preserving legacy professional formats • Multi-track tapes and obsolete digital formats • Storage and access technology • Current state and future development of digital archives • Role of archives in preserving commercial audio • Metadata • Aesthetic considerations in digital restoration • Public - Private collaboration for preservation and access • Considerations for archiving in preserving commercial audio, collaborative performance, virtual reality, and born digital assets • Preserving & Restoring the Les Paul Archive • CollectionTour of the NAVCC facilities (www.loc.gov/avconservation).
John Krivit, Conference Chair, Audio Engineering Society
Conference Chair, 2018 AES Conference on Audio Archiving, Preservation and Restoration
Past-President, Audio Engineering Society