ICA virtual Conference: Empowering Knowledge Societies!

25 Oct 2021 to 28 Oct 2021

The Conference will take place Monday, 25  October, 2021 to Thursday, 28  October , 2021 and the theme will be Empowering Knowledge Societies which seeks to explore how the archival, records and data landscape in the 21st century is changing public expectations, how we do our work, what constitutes credible evidence and how we protect our holdings. The virtual conference will look at digital transformation including artificial intelligence, new descriptive practices, indigenous knowledge and archival traditions, sustainable information and much more! 

Our keynote speakers will be Elizabeth Denham CBE, outgoing UK Information Commissioner and John Sheridan, Digital Director, The National Archives (UK).  

There will also opportunities to exchange with colleagues on specific topics in our networking rooms or to meet one to one.