From Memory, Archives to Heritage: the UNESCO Memory of the World Programme - HKU SPACE
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25
Nov 2010
(Thu)

From Memory, Archives to Heritage: the UNESCO Memory of the World Programme

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Date & time
25Nov 2010 (Thu)12:30 - 14:00
Venue
Room 302, 3/F Admiralty Learning Centre, 18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong.
Fee
Free admission with light refreshment served after the Seminar.
Speaker
Dr. Luciana Duranti Dr. Lothar Jordan Dr. M.R. Rujaya Abhakorn Mr. Ray Edmondson

Dr. Luciana Duranti

Curator Emeritus and former Deputy Director General of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.

Dr. Lothar Jordan

Curator Emeritus and former Deputy Director General of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.

Dr. M.R. Rujaya Abhakorn

Curator Emeritus and former Deputy Director General of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.

Mr. Ray Edmondson

Curator Emeritus and former Deputy Director General of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.


Distinguished speakers from the International Advisory Committee of UNESCO’s Memory of the World (MOW) Programme will talk about how the MOW Programme promotes the identification, preservation and sharing of documentary heritage of world significance. The importance of archives and archives legislation in supporting the MOW Programme will also be highlighted.

The seminar is organized by the Archives Action Group, co-organized by HKU SPACE and sponsored by the Hong Kong Archives Society.