Winter School Webinars

The Winter School programme will be interspersed with guest talks by specialists who come showcase what kind of policy decisions they made for their organizations. We will live-stream these talks in webinar form. After the talks, the live audience from the Winter School as well as the webinar participants will be able to join the Q&A session.

Below, you will find more information about the the content of the guest talks and registration links to the webinars. Note: registration for the webinars closes on January 24, 2017, 11am CET.


  • Yvonne Ng from the Brooklyn-based human rights organization WITNESS will discuss the preservation strategies the organization has implemented for its 25-year archive of human rights video  filmed by activists around the globe, and how it has been sharing its lessons with a wider human rights community via workshops and training materials

    Webinar Details:
    Date: January 25, 2017
    Time: 4pm - 5pm CET
    Register here.
  • Patricia Falcão from the TATE in London will discuss the complexity of conserving digital art works and video art and the steps that the museum has historically taken to mitigate the risks that come with it; and is now adapting those to file-based media.

    Webinar details:
    Date: January 26, 2017
    Time: 4pm - 5pm CET
    Register here.
  • Josefien Schuurman (Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision) will be talking about how the institute developed a Preservation Policy and is optimizing its preservation processes continuously.

    Webinar details:
    Date: January 27, 2017
    Time: 1.30pm - 2.30pm CET
    Register here.