Call for Proposals (CFP) for 2017 SEAPAVAA Conference

Call for Proposals (CFP)

21st SEAPAVAA Conference, 3-8 April 2017 Manila, Philippines

“Imagining an AV Archive of the Future"

The 21st SEAPAVAA Conference will be held in the Cultural Center of the Philippines Manila, Philippines.The Conference is jointly hosted by the University of the Philippines School of Library & Information Studies (UPSLIS) and the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). It is scheduled to run from 3 to 8 April 2017. Moreover, we are now accepting presentation proposals for the conference. The theme of this year's conference is "Imagining an AV Archive of the Future" Deadline of submission is on 9 January 2017.

SEAPAVAA  invites  all  who  are  actively  engaged  with  the conference  theme – Imagining an  AV  Archive  of  the  Future – to submit proposals. We are looking for presentations that explore the following broad topics.

  • considerations and strategies with regards to sustainability of audiovisual archives
  • possibilities with future technologies in audiovisual archiving
  • innovations in audiovisual archiving practice
  • case studies on change management and long    
  • term planning in audiovisual archives
  • directions in audiovisual archival education and profession
  • roles and paradigms of audiovisual archives in relation to a changing society
  • movements in audiovisual archiving philosophy and practice
  • perspectives on the future of audiovisual archives from various stakeholders (content producers, filmmakers, broadcasters, scholars, librarians, users, etc.)

Deadline of submission of proposals:   9 January 2017
Notification of accepted proposals:    23 January 2017
Deadline for confirmation to present: 6 February 2017
Symposium proper:    5-6 April 2017