Photoconsortium Annual Event: Public seminar and general assembly. June 9, 2017 - June 9, 2017, Girona, Spain

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Hosted by Photoconsortium member CRDI, the 2017 Annual Event of Photoconsortium has been organized in Girona (Spain)

Hosted by CRDI. 

Girona is the seat of an important audiovisual archive of millions photographs, films, hours of video and hours of sound recordings, mostly from private sources.

The archive is managed by CRDI, a body of the city Municipality created in 1997 with the mission to discover, protect, promote, provide and disseminate cinematographic and photographic heritage of the city of Girona.

Public Seminar :Photoconsortium Informative Session

Languages of the seminar: English, Catalan and Spanish

  • Chair: David Iglésias, Officer of Photoconsortium Association
  • 09.45: Welcome message by Joan Boadas, Director of CRDI
  • 10:00: Prof. Fred Truyen, KU Leuven. President of Photoconsortium Association. Presenting the Photography Collection in Europeana
  • 10:15: Antonella Fresa, Promoter Srl. Vice-president of Photoconsortium Association. Photoconsortium, the expert hub for photography
  • 10.30: Pierre-Edouard Barrault, Operations Officer at Europeana.
  • 11:00: Debate focused on people interested in joining Photoconsortium and in publication to Europeana
  • 11:15 Coffee break and networking
  • 11:30: Sílvia Dahl, Laia Foix. Photography deterioration terminology. A proposal to broaden the EuropeanaPhotography vocabulary.
  • 12:30: Pilar Irala. The Jalon Ángel collection.
  • 13:00: Debate
  • 14:00: Lunch
  • 15:00 – 16:00: Visit to the Cinema Museum

On the day before the event, 8th June, the General Assembly of Photoconsortium members will take place.

More information about the seminar and the program.

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