img. Ajuntament de Girona, Vista exterior de l’absis de la Catedral de Girona, Public Domain.
Hosted by Photoconsortium member CRDI, the 2017 Annual Event of Photoconsortium is organized in the beautiful city of Girona (Spain), seat of an important audiovisual archive of millions photographs, films, hours of video and hours of sound recordings, mostly from private sources.
The archive is managed by CRDI, a body of the city Municipality created in 1997 with the mission to discover, protect, promote, provide and disseminate cinematographic and photographic heritage of the city of Girona.
Friday 9th June 2017
PUBLIC SEMINAR: PHOTOCONSORTIUM INFORMATIVE SESSION
Languages of the seminar: English, Catalan and Spanish
Chair: David Iglésias, Officer of Photoconsortium Association
09.45 Welcome message by Joan Boadas, Director of CRDI
10:00 Prof. Fred Truyen, KU Leuven. President of Photoconsortium Association. Presenting the Photography Collection in Europeana
10:15 Antonella Fresa, Promoter Srl. Vice-president of Photoconsortium Association. Photoconsortium, the expert hub for photography
10.30 Pierre-Edouard Barrault, Operations Officer at Europeana. Publishing in Europeana – Tools, Data & good practices
11:30 Coffee break and networking
12:00 Sílvia Dahl, Laia Foix. Photography deterioration terminology. A proposal to broaden the EuropeanaPhotography vocabulary.
12:30 Pilar Irala. The Jalon Ángel collection.
15:00 – 16:00 Visit to the Cinema Museum
On the day before, 8th June, the General Assembly of Photoconsortium members took place.