Welcome to ICA’s first virtual Conference: Empowering Knowledge Societies! Register now!

The Conference will take place Monday, 25  October to Thursday, 28  October  2021. Registration is now open!

The call for nominations for the Vice President (Finance) is now open and will remain open until 15 October 2021

For more information on the work of the Vice President Finance, please see financial reports presented at the 2019 and the 2020 General Assemblies. 

PCOM elections

Moving to election of Programme Commission (PCOM) positions by the ICA membership is intended to promote both transparency and diversity in the Commission. We are now opening a general election for two (2) PCOM positions. Voting closes: 5 October 2021 11:59 CET

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ICA Training Programme Online Workshops 2021

Come and join us for an exciting programme of FREE workshops! The workshops are offered as part of Empowering Knowledge Societies and facilitated by experts from around the world. The workshops...

ICA Announcement: Vice President (Programmes)

ICA is pleased to announce that Ms Meg Phillips is the new Vice President (Programmes) elect.

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The International Council on Archives (ICA) is dedicated to the effective management of records and the preservation, care and use of the world's archival heritage through its representation of records and archive professionals across the globe.

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Monday, September 20, 2021

PCOM elections

Moving to election of Programme Commission (PCOM) positions by the ICA membership is intended to promote both transparency and diversity in the Commission. We are now opening a general election for two (2) PCOM positions. Voting closes: 5 October 2021 11:59 CET

Congress

Sunday, September 19, 2021

New Professionals Programme Call for Applications - Last Call!

The New Professionals Programme represents an incredible opportunity for new professionals and students from across the world to be introduced to leaders in the archival field, receive a mentor to help guide their career...

Congress

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Welcome to ICA’s first virtual Conference: Empowering Knowledge Societies! Register now!

The Conference will take place Monday, 25  October to Thursday, 28  October  2021. Registration is now open!

Congress

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

The 2021 PCOM Call for Projects is closed!

We would like to thank all the applicants who have submitted their proposals for our 2021 PCOM Call for Projects. The results of the selection will be published on the ICA website by late October. 

Congress

Monday, September 13, 2021

FIDA Chairperson - Call for Nominations

Do you want to help support archival programmes in challenging situations? 
Submit your nomination for the position of FIDA Chairperson! 

Congress

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

The call for nominations for the Vice President (Finance) is now open and will remain open until 15 October 2021

For more information on the work of the Vice President Finance, please see financial reports presented at the 2019 and the 2020 General Assemblies. 

Congress

Friday, September 3, 2021

The Universal Declaration on Archives Terminology is now available!

ICA is pleased to share the Universal Declaration on Archives Terminology. 

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Monday, August 30, 2021

ICA-SBA: Business Archives in International Comparison

The CA’s Section on Business Archives (SBA) is pleased to share a new and third edition of Business Archives in International Comparison. This publication, presented in& its first edition at the ICA Congress in Vienna in 2004 aims to raise awareness of the very different national approaches to identifying, preserving and managing the historical records of business that have developed around the world

Congress

Thursday, August 26, 2021

ICA Announcement: Vice President (Programmes)

ICA is pleased to announce that Ms Meg Phillips is the new Vice President (Programmes) elect.

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ICA 2021 Virtual Conference

Monday, October 25, 2021 to Thursday, October 28, 2021

Theme: Empowering Knowledge Societie | Registration open

Call for Applications 2021 - Closed!

Monday, July 5, 2021 to Sunday, September 19, 2021

Applications to become an Active New Professional as part of the 2021 ICA New Professionals Programme (NPP) are now open.

 

ICA Training Programme Online Workshops 2021: Managing Digital Archives

Friday, October 15, 2021 15:30–18:30 (CET) | Monday, November 1, 2021 15:30–18:30 (CET) | Maximum number of participants: 30 | English

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