Keynote Sessions

Keynote Sessions

The Keynote for AMIA 2017 will build on the discussions from last year’s conference plenary, the subsequent adoption of AMIA’s Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Statement, and our work to refine a Code of Conduct. Diversity, inclusion, and equity goals should be anchored in an organization’s shared values and aspirations.  How we anchor our work to these values will allow us collectively build a sustainable and robust...

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Preliminary Schedule

Preliminary Schedule

Below is the schedule of sessions and speakers.  Please note that sessions are e subject to change.  Tuesday. November 28 8:30 AM Workshop:  Data Modeling and Metadata for Audiovisual Archives  9:00 AM Workshop:  WARC IT: Archiving Social Media Wednesday . November 29 8:30 AM Workshop:  Content Description for Time-Based Material 9:00 AM Community AV Archiving Fair: A Community Archiving Workshop & Hack Day...

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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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2016 Poster Sessions

2016 Poster Sessions

A poster presentation is one in which information is summarized using texts and images, and presented in a poster format. This is an excellent opportunity to highlight your repository, a digitization project, a research project or other initiative, and share your work with your colleagues.  More information is available here:  xxx link to website. Poster sessions will be November 10 and 11 (12-2pm) in the Vendor Cafe area of the conference...

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