General Assembly 2021

The General Assembly (GA), hosted online by the National Library of Luxembourg was held on Monday, 14 June 2021. GA 2021, followed by the Web Archiving Conference (WAC) on 15-16 June, and the 4th RESAW conference, organised by Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) / University of Luxembourg on 17-18 June, form a Web Archiving Week.

Agenda [CEST]

MAIN MEETING chaired by IIPC Vice-Chair Kristinn Sigurðsson (Europe / Asia / Australia / New Zealand) 

Login, introduction to Remo & welcome from the Organising Committee

Vice-Chair Address: Kristinn Sigurðsson (National and Unviersity Library of Iceland)

SPO Report: Olga Holownia, IIPC Senior Program Officer

Strategic Plan 2021-2025: Hansueli Locher (Swiss National Library)

Strategic Plan 2021-2025: Q&A

10:55-11:00 Short break

IIPC Financial Report: Sylvain Bélanger, IIPC Treasurer (Library and Archives Canada)

11:05-11:20 Updates from Working Groups (WGs)

Content Development WG, Nicola Bingham, British Library
Training WG, Maria Ryan, National Library of Ireland
Research WG, Ben O’Brien, National Library of New Zealand

11:20-11:45 Member updates

Németh Márton, National Széchényi Library, Hungary
Friedel Geeraert, KBR – Royal Library of Belgium
Maria Ryan, National Library of Ireland
Yves Maurer, National Library of Luxembourg
Kristinn Sigurðsson, National and Unviersity Library of Iceland

12:00-13:20 Networking and members’ meetings
13:20-13:30 Networking and members’ meetings: summary

13:30-15:30 Break

15:30-15:40 Recap of the earlier networking and members’ meetings
15:40-16:55 Networking and members’ meetings

MAIN MEETING chaired by IIPC Chair Abbie Grotke (Europe / America)
16:55-17:00 Welcome from the Organising Committee

Chair Address: Abbie Grotke (Library of Congress)

SPO Report: Olga Holownia, IIPC Senior Program Officer

Strategic Plan 2021-2025: Ian Cooke (British Library)

Strategic Plan 2021-2025: Q&A

IIPC Financial Report: Kristinn Sigurðsson

18:00-18:05 Short break

18:05-18:20 Updates from Working Groups (WGs)

Content Development WG, Alex Thurman, Columbia University Library
Training WG, Lauren Baker, Library of Congress
Research WG, Olga Holownia, IIPC

18:20-18:45 Member updates

Daniel Gomes,
Mark Phillips, University of North Texas Libraries
Grace Thomas, Library of Congress
Ian Cooke, British Library
Jefferson Bailey, Internet Archive

18:45-19:00 AOB & wrap-up

The event is finished.


14 Jun 2021


7:45 AM - 5:00 PM

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: 14 Jun 2021
  • Time: 3:45 AM - 1:00 PM

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