SAA Recorded Sound Section 2017 meeting

The Recorded Sound Section's annual meeting will be held in Portland on Wednesday, July 26th, 2:30-3:45, RM. B11. Our guest speaker this year will be copyright expert, Peter Hirtle. 

Peter Hirtle is an Affiliate Fellow of the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University.  Until his retirement from Cornell in 2015, he served as Senior Policy Advisor to the Cornell University Library with a special mandate to address intellectual property issues.  Previously at Cornell, Hirtle served as Director of the Cornell Institute for Digital Collections and as the Associate Editor of D-Lib Magazine.  He is an archivist by training with an MA in History from Johns Hopkins and an MLS with a concentration in archival science from the University of Maryland.  Hirtle is a Fellow and Past President of the Society of American Archivists and is a member of its Working Group on Intellectual Property.  He was a member of the Commission on Preservation and Access/Research Library Group's Task Force on Digital Archiving and the Copyright Office’s Section 108 Study Group, and is a contributing author to the blog.​



Recorded Sound Section

Annual Meeting 2017 Agenda

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

1.     Chair’s welcome, Eric (5 minutes)

2.     SAA Council Liaison, Bergis Jules (10 minutes)

3.     Program Committee member (10 minutes, tentative)

4.     Peter Hirtle*, AV copyright guidelines and Section 108 project discussion (30 minutes)

5.     Old business, Eric and others (10 minutes)

a.     Summer 2016 Newsletter

b.     Organization/Development Update

   i.     ARSC

  ii.     IASA

  iii.     Others?


6.     New business, Eric and others (10 minutes)

a.     Election of new RSS members will be in August; still seeking nominations

b.     Section name change vote on ballot:  Recorded Sound Section (RSS) vs. Audio and Moving Image Section (AMIS)

c.     What to take on as new business?

d.     Propose sessions for SAA 2018

7.     SAA announcements, Eric and others (10 minutes)

a.     Promoting audio and audiovisual related 2017 sessions

b.     AV Archives Night
       Thursday 7-11pm
       Mission Theater
       1624 N.W. Glisan

8.     Changing of Chairs, Adjournment, Tre (5 minutes)