Forum of Professional Associations - FPA

Quadrennial Report 2016-2020

We report on the activity of the Committee during the 2016-2020 period.


SPA Film Festival on Archives

Film can be such a powerful way of communicating, and for the second time, SPA decided to have a Film Festival to celebrate our profession and asked the world to send us their films on archives and records management so that we all could be inspired on how to communicate even better! The awards ceremony was held at the last Adelaide Conference. Here are the winners:


Last meetings

The New Provisional Steering Committee met online on December 7.

The SPA Steering Committee met last October 2019 in Adelaide.

You can find the minutes of the meetings here:


Our last project

We have published a toolkit on holding and Elevator Pitch Workshop:

You can find versions in Spanish, English, German, French and Norwegian.



Now we are not publishing our newsletter but instead you can find every month news from FPA and the associations members in our FPA news sections

You can find the old newsletter it in the following link.

You can find information about the latest FPA activities as well as reports from some of the associations that are part of our section. If you want to participate or make a contribution to the next newsletter, you can write to


About the web


We wish to communicate better with our member associations and offer relevant and useful services.  Please get in touch with us if you have any comments, suggestions or questions.

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SPA Business Plan 2016-2020

And if you are interested in the objectives and projects that SPA had planned for the last four years, consult our business plan.


SPA Business Plan 2017-2020


SPA Meeting in Xile

Last SPA Meeting in Santiago de Chile on May 2019.