This training day event has been organised by the Business Archives Council of Scotland (BACS) and the Archives and Records Association (ARA) Scotland. It will explore digital business records, their management and access by users.
The annual Joan Auld Lecture, founded in memory of Dundee's first University Archivist, will be given by Jacob Halvas Bjerre, Copenhagen Business School and is titled 'Will the present have a future?'. The day will also include the Business Archives Council for Scotland (BACS) AGM.
The event is free for BACS members and ticket prices for non-members and concessions includes a year's membership. If you'd like to know more about the Business Archives Council of Scotland, please see our website.
Other speakers include:
- Michael Moss, Northumbria University - 'Calling all archivists - the five grand challenges of the digital environment'
- Kirsty Lingstadt, Historic Environment Scotland - 'HES Digital Archive Preservation Repository Integration Project'
- Dawn Sinclair, Harper Collins - 'Predicting the Future – Who are our future users?'
- Christopher Miller, University of Glasgow - 'Digital Business Archives: A User’s Perspective'
**Booking closes on Thursday 10th November.**