AMIA 2016 | Collaborative Notes

AMIA 2016 | Collaborative Notes

Hello! Thanks for helping out in taking notes! The talks are organized per stream, so you can find them in the appropriate folder: The AMIA 2016 Sessions folder contains the sessions that do not belong to any stream or event (DAS or The Reel Thing), organised by day. You can easily navigate every document by using the Google Docs Document Outline functionality (from the menu: Tools > Document Outline) or just use search. Every document is...

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Meetings Schedule

Meetings Schedule

  Thursday | 11:00am-12:00pm | Bedford – 17th Floor Meeting: Small Gauge and Amateur Film Committee Annual Meeting of the SGAFC to include discussion of this year’s projects and conference events as well as planning for the coming year’s projects and 2017 conference events. . Thursday | 12:00pm-2:00pm | Bedford – 17th Floor Meeting: Re-envisioning the Local TV Task Force Working Group Significant gaps remain in the...

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AMIA Trivia – Are you Game?

AMIA Trivia – Are you Game?

Test your skills, win prizes, all for a good cause.  And, more importantly, dethrone the reigning AMIA Trivia Champs! Do you know the name of the only presidential candidate to win electoral votes after he died? Or what the name of the smallest country in the Americas is? If not, you’ll want to find a fellow colleague that does as you begin to form your team for AMIA’s  Annual Trivia Throwdown at this year’s conference in...

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Getting Around Pittsburgh

Getting Around Pittsburgh

Adjacent to the hotel is the “T” or Pittsburgh Metro System (links all points of downtown Pittsburgh and Station Square). The metro is free in the downtown area and stops include: Steel Plaza at One Mellon Center (hotel station) Gateway Center Wood Street Station Square – located across the river (entertainment complex, restaurants and shopping) Getting to the Hollywood Theatre There will be shuttles for The Reel Thing and Archival...

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Do It Yourself & Community Archiving Symposium

Do It Yourself & Community Archiving Symposium

On Friday, November 11th, AMIA will offer a free Do It Yourself & Community Archiving Symposium as part of its annual Conference in Pittsburgh.  The Symposium, focused on community archives and independent media, is open to archivists and artists in the region. Archival materials coming from the independent media community, and archivists who support that community, often work against major hurdles: lack of funding, content not represented...

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