2017 Training Courses


Basic Level

Intermediate Level

Advanced Level

  • Conservation and Restoration of Moving Image at Hochschule der Künste Bern in Berne on 6–10 and 20 March 2017 [de]
  • Bash for Archivists: Using AMIA Open Source, a half-day workshop at AMIA Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America, on 29 November – 2 December 2017 [en]


  • Une introduction aux formats de fichiers pour l’audiovisuel, Université de Lausanne, 12 January 2017 [fr]
  • Open Source to the Rescue!, keynote speech at “Imagining an AV Archive of the Future”, SEAPAVAA Conference in Manila, Philippines, on 3–8 April 2017 [en]
  • Before the Restoration, “Restoration of Film Heritage” Symposium at Slovenska Kinoteka in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on 11–12 April 2017 [en]
  • MKV/FFV1 Seminar/Workshop, “The Reel Thing XL” at Eye in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on 27–30 April 2017 [en]
  • Before the Restoration at Il Cinema Ritrovato, “Focus on Restoration”, in Bologna, Italy, on 24 June – 2 July 2017 [en]
  • Dateiformate für Film und Video, MAS/CAS ALIS at Universität Bern on 21 October 2017 [de]
  • Data Migration, Our Fremeny, “No Time to Wait! Open Media, Open Formats, Open Archives” at Österreichisches Filmmuseum in Vienna, Austria, on 9–10 November 2017 [en]
  • Data Migration, Our Fremeny, “The Reel Thing XLII” at the AMIA Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, United Stated of America, on 29 November – 2 December 2017 [en]

Short Talks


We were pleased to welcome seven colleagues and scholars, and two students.


Patronage of the Arts and the Sciences

  • AMIA, the Association of Moving Image Archivists
  • FIAF, the International Federation of Film Archives
  • SEAPAVAA, the SouthEast Asia-Pacific AudioVisual Archive Association
  • “AEC Film Preservation Workshop” on 19–23 June 2017 in Salaya, Thailand
  • “Film Preservation and Restoration Workshop India” on 7–14 October 2017 in Chennai, India