Register now! A Race Against Time: Preserving Our Audiovisual Media Presented by the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts July 29 & 30, 2009 Hosted and cosponsored by: Western History/ Genealogy Department, Denver Public Library, Denver, CO Experience summer at the foot of the Rockies! Register online at http://guest.cvent.com/i.aspx?5S,M3,1f784d82-9a05-4d14-bca5-9da86545c149 . This program is intended for curators, collection managers, librarians, archivists, and other staff who manage audiovisual media collections. Sessions: * Overview of Machine-Based AV Media Identification and Preservation * Reformatting Options for AV Media * Contracting for AV Preservation Services * Surveying and Selecting AV Media Materials for Preservation and Access * Funding Opportunities for AV Preservation and Access * AV Preservation Case Study and Speaker Panel Lead Speaker: Alan Lewis, Audiovisual Archives Consultant, Washington, DC Speakers: George Blood, President, Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, PA Thomas F.R. Clareson, Program Director for New Initiatives, Lyrasis, Philadelphia, PA Anna L. Scott, Archivist, Aspen Historical Society, Aspen, CO Sarah Stauderman, Preservation Manager, Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, DC The fee for this two-day program is $200. The Academy of Certified Archivists (ACA) will award 10 Accreditation Recertification Credits (ARCs) to Certified Archivists (CAs) who attend. Funders for this program include the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Presented in partnership with Lyrasis. Also cosponsored by BCR, Denver, CO. Register online at http://guest.cvent.com/i.aspx?5S,M3,1f784d82-9a05-4d14-bca5-9da86545c149 . CCAHA will conduct this program for the FINAL TIME in Atlanta, GA in October 2009. For more information, visit our Education Program Calendar at www.ccaha.org <http://www.ccaha.org/> , call 215-545-0613 or email [log in to unmask] Kim Andrews Preservation Services Officer CONSERVATION CENTER for Art and Historic Artifacts 264 S. 23rd Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 215-545-0613 (phone) 215-735-9313 (fax) [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]> www.ccaha.org <http://www.ccaha.org> Are you a member institution of the Conservation Center? Click here <http://www.ccaha.org/index.php/support/member> to become a member and take advantage of our great member benefits!