The next major Forum of National Archivists (FAN) meeting takes place on 1 and 2 May 2019, Abu Dhabi

The next FAN meeting takes place in Abu Dhabi on 1 and 2 May 2019. 

The two-day meeting will be filled with inspiring strategic talks and presentations focused on topics of great interest for national archivists, and will include high-profile speakers and keynotes, interactive sessions, discussions and networking opportunities. Most importantly, it will equip FAN members with the skills and knowledge to make effective decisions to build capacity in addressing 21st Century archival challenges.

Under the leadership of HE Dr Abdulla Alraisi, the National Archives of the UAE has generously offered to:

  • host attendees
  • provide English-French translation
  • accommodation
  • ground transportation within the UAE.

To view the draft programme, and for more details on travel arrangements and logistics, please visit the FAN web pages. FAN Members will need to log in to see the information.

If you are planning to attend, please confirm by emailing:

A further message will be sent very shortly detailing any further logistics and the final programme, including speakers.

We look forward to seeing you at FAN Abu Dhabi 2019! 

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