The International Archives Week #IAW2020 will run from June 8-14 with a theme per day:

Monday 8th June Opening Statement with Ina 

Tuesday 9th June Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and #AnArchiveIs 

Wednesday 10th June Digital Preservation (co-hosted with Digital Preservation Coalition) 

Thursday 11th June Evidence and Truth

Friday 12th June Climate Change and Heritage (co-hosted with ICOMOS and IFLA) 

Saturday 13th June Open Standards and Open Tools (co-hosted by the Associació d’Arxivers-Gestors de Documents de Catalunya)

Sunday 14th June The Future of the profession (co-hosted by ICA New Professionals) 

Full Programme


Monday 8 June

Tuesday 9 June – Sustainable Development Goals

Wednesday 10 June – Digital Preservation

Thursday 11 June – Evidence and Truth

Friday 12 June – Climate Change and Heritage

Saturday 13 June – Open Standards and Open Tools

Sunday 14 June – The Future of the profession

In collaboration with
EmergingBigTechArchives Project
Associació d’Arxivers-Gestors de Documents de Catalunya
ICA New Professionnals

Retour d’experience sur un datasprint “l’imaginaire de l’informatique au travers des fonds d’archives de radio et TV
Seminario en línea “La función social de los Archivos”
AI and Archives
‘What I wish I knew about Digital Preservation…’
Climate Change and Cultural Heritage: a call to action!
Archivando las redes sociales. Una charla sobre datos abiertos y archivos sociales
New Professionals Sunday Coffee (or Tea)

Spanish – Presentation available in French and English

18:00:00 CET
16:00:00 CET
18:00-20:00 CET
15:00:00 CET
14:30:00 CET
16:00:00 CET
12:00:00 CET


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Chair and Speakers

Chair of the Panel : David Iglesias – Chair of ICA PAAG

Speakers: Geraldine Poels, Responsable de la valorisation scientifique – Direction déléguée aux collections, INA Claude Mussou Romain Bigay, doctorant à l’Université Paris Nanterre et chercheur associé à l’INA

Programme available here
Anthea Seles, Secretary General, International Council on Archives

Chair : Sarah Middleton, Head of Communications and Advocacy

DPC Speakers: Adrian Brown, UK Parliamentary Archives Angeline Takawira, UN International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals Anna McNally, University of Westminster Dorothy Waugh, University of York Margaret Crockett, ICA Training Officer


Chair: Anthea Seles

Speakers: Andrew Potts, Coordinator Climate Heritage Network Secretariat, ICOMOS Climate Change and Heritage Working Group Stephen Wyber, IFLA Policy and Advocacy Manager Emilie Gagnet Leumas, Chair of the ICA Expert Group on Emergency Management and Disaster Preparedness

Aniol Maria Vallès (Society of Catalan Archivists, member of the working group on Data and Transparency) Vicenç Ruiz Gómez (Society of Catalan Archivists, Research Fellow)

Chairs: Laura-Ioana Luca/Priyanka Kaushik

Speakers: Forget Chaterera Priyanka Kaushik Anne-Flore Laloë Laura-Ioana Luca Maria Papanikolaou Angela Kim Schilling

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