Preservation

24th Annual Preservation Conference

Plan for Preservation:
Assess, Prioritize and Manage


March 18, 2010

Location:
William McGowan Theater
National Archives Building
Constitution Avenue and 7th Street NW
Washington, DC


Program Schedule

About the Conference

8:30 – 9:00

Reception - Coffee with Exhibitors

9:00 – 9:10

Welcome and Introductions – Doris A. Hamburg

9:10 – 9:30

David S. Ferreiro Archivist of the United States
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

9:30 – 9:35

Introductions of Dr. Norbert Baer and Doris A. Hamburg

9:35 – 10:05

Is Risk Management Hazardous to your Collection?

Dr. Norbert Baer, Hagop Kervorkian Professor of Conservation
New York University, New York, NY

10:05 – 10:35

Managing Preservation Today: What do We Learn from Those Who have Come Before?

Doris A. Hamburg, Director of Preservation Programs
National Archives, College Park, MD

10:35 – 11:05

Questions and Answers, followed by the Morning Break

11:05 – 11:10

Introductions of Nancy Bell and Irene Karsten

11:10 – 11:50

Innovation, Interconnections and Evidence: Stewardship for the 21st Century Archive

Nancy Bell, Head of Collection Care
The National Archives, Richmond, Surrey, UK

11:50 – 12:20

Using Risk Assessment to Determine Preservation Priorities: Tools and Services in Development at the Canadian Conservation Institute

Irene Karsten, Preservation Development Advisor, Preservation Services and Training
Department of Canadian Heritage, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

12:20 – 2:00

Questions and Answers, followed by Lunch

2:00 – 2:05

Introductions of Sherelyn Ogden and Paul Messier

2:05 – 2:35

A Statewide View of Assessment, Prioritization and Management of Preservation Resources

Sherelyn Ogden, Head of Conservation
Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, MN

2:35 – 3:05

A Model for a Cross-Repository Survey of Photograph Collections

Paul Messier, Consultant in the Preservation of Photographs
Cambridge, MA

3:05 – 3:35

Questions and Answers, followed by Afternoon Break

3:35 – 3:40

Introductions of Allison Olson and Debbie Hess-Norris

3:40 – 4:05

Documenting What is Needed to Preserve Our Records

Allison Olson, National Preservation Programs Officer for Special Projects
National Archives, College Park, MD

4:05 – 4:45

Eight Days a Week: Advocacy and Funding for Preservation Management

Debbie Hess-Norris, Vice Provost for Graduate and Professional Education and the Chairperson of the Art Conservation Department
University of Delaware, Newark, DE

4:45 – 5:15

Discussion/Questions and Answers, and the announcement of the 2011 Preservation Conference


Co-Sponsors

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The Crowley Company
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POC: Cheri Baker
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Boyers, Pennsylvania
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POC: Barb Lipinski
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Exhibitors

Northeast Document Conservation Center
Andover, Massachusetts
978-470-1010
www.nedcc.org
Image Permanence Institute at the Rochester Institute of Technology
Rochester, New York
585-475-5199
www.imagepermanenceinstitute.org
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
215-545-0613
www.ccaha.org
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Washington, DC
202-653-4657
www.imls.gov
Heritage Preservation
Washington, DC
202-233-0800
www.heritagepreservation.org
National Historical Publications and Records Commission at the National Archives
Washington, DC
202-357-5010
www.archives.gov/nhprc/about/

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