Pre-Conference Programs - Society of American Archivists

May 1, 2013 - American Archivists – your best opportunity all year to grow your professional knowledge and ..... and tune in to the 2013 Host Committee blog.
8MB Sizes 2 Downloads 322 Views
Preliminary Program

Archives 2013 August 11–17 Council of State Archivists • Society of American Archivists

Joint Annual Meeting

REGISTER NOW AND SAVE! Early Bird Registration Deadline: July 5 Hotel Reservation / Conference Rate Deadline: July 15

ARCHIVES 2013 | New Orleans – the premier educational event for archives and records management professionals – is your best opportunity all year to Make CONNECTIONS. LEARN. Get INSPIRED… Make CONNECTIONS. ARCHIVES 2013 features… SAA Roundtable and Section meetings and CoSA work sessions that get you in tune with others who share your special interests… and committee meetings, open to all members, at which you can learn about what CoSA and SAA are doing on behalf of archives and archivists… Special networking events–from the Leadership Orientation and Forum to the New Member / First-Timer Orientation and Forum, the All-Attendee Reception, and alumni mixers–provide opportunities for archivists across the spectrum of experience to compare notes, interact with session speakers, and catch up with colleagues. The Networking Café – a place to meet up… talk to representatives of allied organizations, recruiters, and volunteer career advisors… review literature and job vacancy announcements… post your résumé… or check your email at a CyberCafé kiosk. Take a chance! Introduce yourself to someone whose knowledge and skills could benefit your institution’s next project!

Archives 2013 preliminary PROGRAM

Contents From the CoSA and SAA Presidents.....................................3 ARCHIVES Fever Returns to New Orleans! (2013 Program Committee)................................................4 General Information...........................................................5 Attention New Members, First-Timers, and Students!.........7 Pre-conference Programs..................................................9

LEARN. ARCHIVES 2013 brings you… Thought-provoking and informative plenary sessions… 70 education sessions – developed by and for archives and records professionals — that provide practical tips that you can put to use as soon as you return to work – and discussions of research and theory that advance your profession to new heights… New learning formats – from the EAD Hackathon (on Monday) and CURATEcamp (on Tuesday) to the Poster Pitch (on Thursday) and lightning sessions throughout the conference – all designed to provide fun new ways to learn. In-depth coverage of an archival topic of special interest to you at Pre-Conference Programs… Open forums and brown bag lunches at which to exchange ideas about advocacy, diversity, the ICA Principles on Access, the work of SHRABs, SAA’s new strategic plan, and so much more…

Board, Committee, Task Force, and Working Group Meetings.................................................15

Daily Schedule Sunday, August 11 – Tuesday, August 13................14 Wednesday, August 14.............................................16 Thursday, August 15................................................18 Friday, August 16.....................................................23 Saturday, August 17................................................30 Exhibitors and Sponsors................................................34 Professional Poster Presentations.................................35 Student Poster Presentations ......................................39 Schedule-at-a-Glance.................................................41 Historic New Orleans (2013 Host Committee)..............45

Get INSPIRED! At ARCHIVES 2013 you’ll have so many opportunities to expand your horizons as a professional! You’ll find… A chance for first-timers, students, and new professionals to see what it’s all about – all in one place and all at one time… The Exhibit Hall – packed with fresh ideas, new products, the tools you need to do your best… The 7th Annual Research Forum, where you’ll learn about what’s happening in research and innovation – and maybe find some r