PrestoSpace

Events archives

2007

IBC: PrestoSpace in Amsterdam [7-11 september 2007]
PrestoSpace stand at Europe's major broadcast conference.
We will be at IBC for the duration of the conference, with our own stand in Hall 2 - Stand 2.110.
PrestoSpace staff will be at the stand to discuss the technology in detail, and discuss what the technology means to service providers and to archives.
No bookings are needed - just come to the stand.

PrestoSpace to the rescue, Workshop in Vienna [14 & 15 may 2007]

Workshop "PrestoSpace to the rescue" in Vienna [14 & 15 may 2007]
The IST-Project PrestoSpace demonstrates LIVE the results achieved so far! Demonstrating the PrestoSpace-chain >More

Get in touch with the developers! Discuss your Archive-problems with the PS-Consortium! Learn about the many solutions available now! Limited space! Register now! Connect this Workshop with the FIAT/IFTA-MMC Seminar 11.-12. May 2007 at the same venue.
Please register ASAP with

2006

Course : PrestoSpace Introduction to Audiovisual Preservation [13 september 2006]
Exhibition : PrestoSpace Technology for Audiovisual Preservation [14 september 2006]
MALL ARCHIVE DAY (13-09) : A one-day course for the non-specialist and those responsible for small collections outside of the broadcasting and major audiovisual archive institutions.
BIG ARCHIVE DAY (14-09) : A one-day showcase of all that the PrestoSpace project has produced for making audiovisual preservation better, faster and cheaper. >More

IBC: PrestoSpace in Amsterdam [8-12 september 2006]
PrestoSpace stand at Europe’s major broadcast conference.
We will be at IBC for the duration of the conference, with our own stand in Hall 8 – Stand 8.120. PrestoSpace staff will be at the stand to discuss the technology in detail, and discuss what the technology means to service providers and to archives.
No bookings are needed – just come to the stand.

PrestoSpace Preservation Factory Workshop in Vienna [18 may 2006]
For two years, the PrestoSpace project has been promoting concept of a Preservation Factory as a better way to preserve Europe’s audiovisual heritage.
download the memo  |  photo-index

Call for an additional project partner [may 2006]
The PrestoSpace project invites companies working in the field of industrial vision and audio, to apply to become a full partner in the PrestoSpace project. The goal of the new partnership is to develop, based on the technology described in the full call below, a system for digitisation of 78 rpm disks that can be reproduced and distributed commercially.
The proposal must arrive at the specified address no later than 30/6/2006, 17:00, Paris time (GMT+2).
Download the full call : Pspace_Call2_disks_1.0.pdf

PrestoSpace Demonstration Workshop in Salzburg [23 June 2006]
The PrestoSpace project has been developing an array of tools designed to provide new solutions and services for use in mass digitisation projects. During this workshop, developments will be explained and demonstrated.
Below you will find the agenda, registration and location information for this event. The deadline to register is 14 June.
PrestoSpace Demonstration Workshop Agenda

PrestoSpace Preservation Factory Workshop in Vienna [18 may 2006]
For two years, the PrestoSpace project has been promoting concept of a Preservation Factory as a better way to preserve Europe’s audiovisual heritage. Input will be given from actors already involved in archive digitisation work (commercial, technical, archives).
Below you will find the agenda, registration and hotel information. The deadline to register is 28 April.
PrestoSpace Preservation Factory Workshop Agenda

2005

PrestoSpace User Group meeting in Amsterdam [11 october 2005]
PrestoSpace is pleased to announce its third User Group Meeting. The project is 18+ months old and ready to show its first real results.
Below you will find the PS User Group Meeting Preliminary Agenda and a registration form. >More
Please return the registration form to Marguerite van Voorthuizen.
User Group Meeting Preliminary Agenda  |  Registration form

Workshop on Managing Technological Innovation! Amsterdam [10 october 2005]
Our conferences seek to provide you with relevant information regarding how Innovative technology impacts management, business, industry, creativity and cultural environments.
Participation is free and warmly welcomed!
Registration form  |  Informations

TAPE: Training for Audiovisual Preservation in Europe - Amsterdam [28th Sept- 4th Oct 2005]
The first TAPE Workshop on management of audiovisual collections will take place at the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences in Amsterdam. The course will take as its starting point the principle that collection managers have to develop their own policies in which preservation and digitization are combined so as to ensure long-term access to materials.
For details see: http://www.tape-online.net/courses.html.
TAPE Questionnaire: The TAPE partners have developed a questionnaire to gather information on the management of audiovisual collections in European institutions.
Please click here to fill it.

DCC/DPC workshop on Cost Models - London [26th July 2005]
This workshop is hosted by the Digital Curation Centre and the Digital Preservation Coalition, and will be held at the British Library in London. For details see: http://www.dcc.ac.uk/training/cm-2005/ or http://www.dpconline.org/graphics/events/050726workshop.html.
The Prestospace cost model work will be presented by ITI and the BBC, alongside other developments and case studies from across the UK and US.

Call for an additional project partner [may 2005]
The PrestoSpace project invites companies working in the field of film scanning, to apply to become a full partner in the PrestoSpace project. The additional Project Partner will take in charge the development of equipment for fast scanning of 35mm and 16mm film, for transferring film to data files, with a good, but not pristine quality, that will be considered sufficient for preserving common (non-cinema) archive films. The proposal must arrive at the specified address no later than 15/6/2005, 17:00, Paris time (GMT+2).
download the full call

2004

PrestoSpace User Requirements Feedback meeting in London [september 2004]
The PrestoSpace project has hold a two-day open meeting on 23-24 September 2004 in London. The first day gave the results of the first six months of the project, and on the second day there was tours of preservation facilities and projects in the London area. The results of PrestoSpace Questionnaire on users requirements can be founded in a public deliverable.
download the memo | photo-index | download the deliverable

PrestoSpace User Requirements Feedback meeting in London [september 2004]
The PrestoSpace project will hold a two-day open meeting on 23-24 September 2004 in London. The first day will give the results of the first six months of the project, and on the second day there will be tours of preservation facilities and projects in the London area.
download the full announcement | London Hotel List

FIRST Symposium on Digitisation of Film Archives, Brussels [june 2004]
The FIRST Project is organizing an International Symposium in Brussels, at the Palais des Beaux-Arts, on 1 June 2004.
FIRST - Film Restoration and Conservation Strategies – is a Project of the European Film Archives (ACE), supported by the European Commission. The goal of the Symposium is to promote the exchange of ideas, policy-matters and visions among the industry’s principal stakeholders and to present FIRST’s conclusions. You are cordially invited to participate in the FIRST Symposium.
Details and online registration are available on : www.film-first.org

STAG, Storage Technology Advisory Group - Forum for audiovisual archives [may 2004]
BBC Information & Archives, Reynard Mills Estate, Windmill Rd Brentford TW8 9NQ
The BBC Information & Archives department extends this invitation to form a Storage Technology Advisory Group = STAG for audiovisual archives.
download "What PrestoSpace wants from STAG" document | download the travelling directions | more informations

PrestoSpace User Requirements meeting in Amsterdam [april 2004]
Felix Meritis building, Keizersgracht 324
User requirements for audiovisual preservation and access standard practices.
download the memo | photo-index | download the invitation

A survey: PrestoSpace Questionnaire [march 2004]
Preservation and digitisation plans: Scope and General objectives For Standardised Practices of Audiovisual Contents Archiving in Europe.
Click here to complete the questionnaire.
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