ALA-ICA annual Conference 2017

Mexico, 27 to 29 November 2017

From left to right: Mercedes de Vega, Erick Cardoso, David Fricker, Vinton G. Cerf. ALA-ICA 2017

Executive Board Mexico City

In its meeting in the Archivo National de la Nation the Executive Board endorsed Dr. Anthea Seles as the next Secretary General of the ICA. In her speech Dr. Seles spoke enthusiastically on the value of the archives and archivists to society, as well as shared her ambitious visions for the...

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General Assembly Mexico City

ICA General Assembly held a meeting at #ALAICAMexico2017 Conference where it received reports from Vice President Programme and Vice President Finance. The General Assembly heard presentations from Cameroon, host of the 2018 Annual Conference and Abu Dhabi, host of the 2020 Congress.

From left to right: Didier Grange, Margaret Crockett, Normand Charbonneau, David Fricker, David Leitch, Henri Zuber, Anthea Seles, Margaret Turner, Philippe Bruneau. GA 2017
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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

London Metropolitan Archives Newsletter

Welcome to the 31st issue (2017, no.4) of the London Metropolitan Archives quarterly newsletter.
The newsletter contains articles on new collections, recently catalogued material, discoveries within existing collections and service improvements.

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Closing Ceremony ALA-ICA 2017

ALA-ICA Annual Conference 2017 in Mexico City closed with a ceremony that not only presented the variety of sessions and participants over the week, but also turned its gaze already towards future events.

 

A large audience heard messages from Ancestry and Family Search, as well as...

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Steering Committee of SAR was held in Madrid, Spain, November 24th

The Steering Committee of SAR held its annual planning meeting in Madrid, Spain, last Friday 24 November 2017.

 

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

General Assembly Mexico City

ICA General Assembly held a meeting at #ALAICAMexico2017 Conference where it received reports from Vice President Programme and Vice President Finance. The General Assembly heard presentations from Cameroon, host of the 2018 Annual Conference and Abu Dhabi, host of the 2020 Congress.

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Monday, November 27, 2017

Publication of the updated EGABE Bibliography on Archival Buildings and Equipment

The Expert Group on Archival Buildings & Environments of the International Council on Archives is pleased to announce the publication of the updated third volume of the bibliography on archive buildings and equipment...

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Monday, November 27, 2017

The ICA Newsletter of November is now released!

Follow this link to read November's issue of the ICA newsletter!

 

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Monday, November 27, 2017

Executive Board Mexico City

In its meeting in the Archivo National de la Nation the Executive Board endorsed Dr. Anthea Seles as the next Secretary General of the ICA. In her speech Dr. Seles spoke enthusiastically on the value of the archives and archivists to society, as well as shared her ambitious visions for the...

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Monday, November 27, 2017

ALA-ICA Annual Conference starts today!

The ICA Conference 2017 starts today in Mexico!

Keynotes speakers who will open the conference debates are Mr Frank William La Rue, UNESCO Assistant Director-General Communication and Information, Dr. Miguel Luis Leon Portilla, Researcher Emeritus from the Instituto de Investigaciones...

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Sunday, November 26, 2017

PCOM Mexico City

The Programme commisssion (PCOM) has contributed vastly to the ALA-ICA Annual Conference’s professional programme in Mexico City. The variety of workshops and overall programme in this year’s Conference is impressive. 

During its meeting in Archivo General de la Nation PCOM reviewed the...

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Commemoration for Ana Franqueira

Adeus querida Amiga.

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International Archives Day 2017

The International Council on Archives invites you to celebrate the International Archives Day on Friday 9 June 2017 !

We invite you to celebrate the International Archives Day on the theme of the ALA-ICA Conference...

ALA-ICA annual Conference 2017

Saturday, November 25, 2017 to Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Mexico, 27 to 29 November 2017

Celebrate the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2017!

This year the theme of the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage is "Discover, Remember and Share" (27 October).

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