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2022 Program Schedule at a Glance

Thursday, Oct. 27ABVirtual
8:00-9:00Breakfast
9:00-9:50Welcome & KeynoteLivestream
10:00-10:50Session 1A: You’ve Never Had it So(lo) Good: Managing Sustainability and Scalability with Successful Archival CollaborationsSession 1B: Engaging and Managing Donors: The Art of Donor RelationsVirtual 1: Practical Linked Open Data for Small Archives
10:50-11:20Break/Poster Session 
11:20-12:10Session 2A: Community Voices: Preservation of Stories Session 2B: It's Go Time: Practical Lessons of Implementing a Digital Preservation Platform at GSU LibraryVirtual 2: Supporting Neurodivergent Colleagues in Our Profession
12:20-1:30Lunch & Business meetingLivestream
1:40-2:30Session 3A: Making Local History Visible: Training Public Librarians as Digital Exhibits CuratorsSession 3B: "We Could Be the Way Forward": Using Primary Sources to Examine the Creation of a Sustainable UniversityVirtual 3: Promotion Matters: Rethinking Advocacy and Awareness for Archival Collections
2:30-3:00Break/Poster Session
3:00-3:50

Session 4A: 15 minute presentations:

  • Broadening Archival Access with ArchivesSpace
  • Georgia Heritage Responders: Update and Next Steps
  • No Clear Roadmap: An Overview of the Digitization and Cataloging of the John Burrison Georgia Folklore Archive Recordings)
Session 4B: Dismantling our Intellectual Silo and Asking for Help as our Archive Evolves and El Gran Muro: Care and Asset Relocation for Monumental Fiber ArtsVirtual 4: Intentional Design: Crafting a Sustainable Internship Program
4:00-5:00Lightning TalksVirtual Lightning Talk: Converting and Archiving a Literary Journal to Open Journal Systems Platform
6:00-9:00 Reception
Friday, Oct. 28
8:00-9:00Breakfast
9:00-9:50Plenary: "Best Practices For Archival Term Positions" Report Open DiscussionLivestream
10:00-10:50Session 5A: Using what you've got: Why we gave up and embraced Microsoft toolsSession 5B: Self-Sustenance as an Archives Leader: Saving Yourself so You Can Save the StuffVirtual 5: Creating an Information Studies Minor for Undergraduate Students
10:50-11:30Break/Poster Session
11:30-12:20Session 6A: SGA Future Leaders Orientation

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