Preservation and Conservation 2013 Satellite meeting in Singapore

DISASTERS AND LIBRARIES: Prevention, intervention, reconstruction of the paper and digital collections and infrastructures after a disaster


14 – 15 Agosto 2013


Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore


The main purpose of this satellite conference is to present the solutions find in the libraries and archives to deal with disaster focuses on the use of the new technologies to limit the damages, the role of the regional and international cooperation for prevention, intervention and reconstruction with a special part dedicated to the Asia Pacific situation.

This satellite meeting includes a half-day workshop on how nanotechnologies can help to deal with disasters in libraries and archives. 

There will also be a panel discussion around the register@risk section project in relation to  IFLA Key Initiative 4 and international cooperation during and after disasters. 

See the Call for Papers for additional information.


Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Seminar Room
80 Bencoolen Street
Singapore 189655


The complete two-day programme is now available:


Admission is free, but please fill out the following registration form:

and return to:


Questions? Please contact:

Danielle Mincio
Chair, Preservation & Conservation Section

Preconference, Preservation and Conservation

Última actualización: 10 Febrero 2014