May Day Disaster Preparedness Workshop 2019

Sydney – 1 May 2019

Australian Society of Archivists

In observance of May Day and in association with Blue Shield Australia, the NSW Branch of the Australian Society of Archivists is offering a disaster preparedness workshop for members of the GLAM professional organisations.

Date: Wednesday 1 May, 2019
Time: 9:30am – 4:00 pm
Price: $300 for ASA/RIMPA/ALIA members, $400 non-members
Location: Preservation Australia 2a Young St, Annandale NSW 2042

This is a full day workshop presented by Preservation Australia at their offices in Annandale. It includes lunch and morning tea.

The first part of the day covers the components of a Disaster Preparedness Plan, and how to prepare the information required for an active and useful plan.

During the second part of the day, participants work through a practical Disaster Response scenario, based on a water impact on a mixed collection.

Please register via the ASA website: https://www.archivists.org.au/events/event/nsw-branch-may-day-disaster-preparedness-workshop