electronic media group    
a specialty group of the American Institute for Conservation


Upcoming Meeting

San Francisco 2014

Past meetings


    Electronic Media Group's 2008 Program

at the 36th Annual Meeting of the AIC
April 21-24, 2008
Denver Hyatt Regency at the Colorado Convention Center
Denver, Colorado

TUEsday, April 22
12:15 - 1:45 pm    Luncheon & Business Meeting

Tickets are required and free.

Location: The Palm Restaurant, 1672 Lawrence Street, 5 blocks from the conference center. [minutes]

Wednesday, April 23
8:30 - 10:00 am     Joint Session with the Book and Paper Group

Metadata for Conservators
Liz Bishoff, University of Colorado, Boulder [abstract]

Hierarchical Recording of Binding Structures
Dr. Athanasios Velios, University of the Arts, London [abstract]

10:00 - 10:30 am     REFRESHMENT Break

10:30 am - 12:00 pm     Joint Session with BPG, continued

What Lies Beneath: Treatment of 19th Century Canvas-backed Pennsylvania Coal Mining Maps
Amy Baker and Jean Ann Croft, University of Pittsburgh; Joseph Taranto and James Welsh, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection [abstract]

Balancing Preservation and Access with Commercial Interests
Jess Ahmon and Caroline Kimbell, The National Archives, United Kingdom [abstract]

Question and Answer Session for Morning Panelists

Thursday, April 24
8:30 - 10:00 am     EMG Session Presentations

See No Evil, Hear No Evil: Audiovisual Evidence, Forensics, and Preservation in Law Enforcement
Snowden Becker, University of Texas, Austin [abstract]

Development of the Audio-Visual Self-Assessment Program
Jennifer Hain Teper & Jimi Jones, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign [abstract]
10:00 - 10:30 am     REFRESHMENT Break

10:30 am - 12:00 pm     Digital Documentation in Conservation

Opening Remarks on the Digital Documentation Task Force
Jeffrey Warda, Task Force Chair

Practicum 1: Image Capture
Dan Kushel, Buffalo State College [abstract]

Practicum 2: Image File Management
Dawn Heller, Winterthur/University of Delaware, and Conservator in Private Practice [abstract]

Panel Discussion on Digital Photographic Documentation Recommendations
Franziska Frey, Dawn Heller, Dan Kushel, Jeffrey Warda, Gawain Weaver, Tim Vitale