May 7-8, London, Tate Modern
Screening the Future is an annual showcase delivered by PrestoCentre and focusing on the latest technological trends in audiovisual preservation. This international conference brings together leaders in the fields of technology and research, and those with strategic responsibility for digitisation and digital preservation in the creative and cultural industries including broadcast, post-production, motion picture, sound and music recording, visual and performing arts. The conference aims to navigate participants through current case studies and latest thinking on standards and planning for the digital preservation of AV assets.
Detailed programme will be available soon. For more information about the conference and registration please visit: http://2013.screeningthefuture.com
Key Topics include:
Sector-based responses to the changing technological nature of media assets in our collections and archives
Sector-based trends in preservation technology
Institutional responses to how collection and preservation mandates are realised and stretched by the digital
Media preservation as sound investment; new methodologies for valuing our media assets
The psychology of preservation; our motivations and dynamics in practice
Maintaining a vision in a culture of operational alliances and partnerships
Acknowledging and advocating for difference; understanding the impact of sector-based and institutional distinction on preservation strategies and solutions
Featured Speakers include:
Matthew Addis – Arkivum Ltd.
Sam Gustman – USC Digital Repository and Shoah Foundation
Rob Hummel – Group 47, LLC.
Michael Moon – GISTICS Inc.
Kara van Malssen – AudioVisual Preservation Solutions
Mark Schubin – SMPTE Fellow
John Zubrzycki (conference chair) – British Broadcasting Corporation
For more information about the conference and registration please visit:
The PrestoCentre Team
PO Box 1060
1200 BB Hilversum