No Time to Wait! *

Open Media, Open Formats, Open Archives

A 2 day symposium on the intersection of open media, standardization, and audiovisual preservation.

Event Hashtag: #notimetowait

Hosted by the Österreichisches Filmmuseum - Austrian Film Museum and MediaArea.net


Audiovisual Archivists (people who use the formats) +

Developers (people who design the formats) +

Open Standardization Contributors (people who write specification for formats)

Together!


What

A FREE two day symposium focused on open media, open standards, and digital audiovisual preservation hosted by Österreichisches Filmmuseum - Austrian Film Museum and MediaArea.net. The event will feature presentations and discussion on topics such as:

  • active open media standardization projects
  • examination of open media use in film and video digitization
  • validation and conformance checking of audiovisual formats
  • integration of open source tools into archival workflow
  • examples of cross-community collaboration and skill-sharing
  • and more

The event will also present on the current state of the IETF’s CELLAR working group’s progress to develop specifications for Matroska and FFV1 as well as efforts to design and extend software in support of these formats. This event provides an opportunity for format inventors, developers, specification authors, and archivists to collaborate and advance audiovisual preservation formats.

When

Thursday, November 9, 2017 and Friday, November 10, 2017

Where

Österreichisches Filmmuseum - Austrian Film Museum

Österreichisches Filmmuseum - Austrian Film Museum
Photo Credit: Austrian Film Museum

*Parts of the workshop will also be accessible remotely

Registration:

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

http://bit.ly/nttw2signup

Call for Proposals:

CALL FOR PROPOSALS IS NOW OPEN

http://bit.ly/nttw2proposals

Hotel Info:

Coming soon!

Schedule

Coming soon!

The schedule for the 2016 No Time to Wait may be viewed here.

The schedule of the event is under development, if you have an idea for the agenda item or presentation, please feel welcome to contact info@mediaarea.net.

Credits

* Event title inspiration from https://blogs.loc.gov/digitalpreservation/2014/12/comparing-formats-for-video-digitization/

The MediaConch project and this symposium has received funding from PREFORMA, co-funded by the European Commission under its FP7-ICT Programme.