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

When

14 – 15 August 2013

Where

Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore

Description

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.

Location

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

Programme

The complete two-day programme is now available:

Registration

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

and return to:

Contact

Questions? Please contact:

Danielle Mincio
Chair, Preservation & Conservation Section
Danielle.Mincio@bcu.unil.ch

Preconference, Preservation and Conservation

Last update: 10 February 2014