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1. European Symposium "Digital Transformation In Archival Science"

Dear colleagues and friends,
We invite you to the first European archival symposium where we will discuss digital transformation in archival science, archival theory, and practice.
Symposium will take place ONLINE on Tuesday, the 10th of August 2021 at 9.30/GMT+2

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  • Ass. Prof. Dr. Dieter Schlenker, director (Historical Archives of European Union - HAEU)

  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Peter Pavel Klasinc, Head of the departments for Archival Science (Alma Mater Europaea – ECM)

  • Prof. Dr. Ludvik Toplak, President (Alma Mater Europaea – ECM)

  • Ass. Prof. Dr. Stanislav Raščan , State Secretary (Ministry for foreign affairs of Republic of Slovenia - MZZ)

  • Ass. Prof. Dr. Bojan Cvelfar , Director (National Archives of Republic of Slovenia - ARS)


  • *9.40 - 10.00 - Mark Boris Adrijanič: Minister - President of the Slovenian National Digitalisation Council Government of Slovenia

  • 10.00 - 10.20 - Ass. Prof. Dr. Dieter Schlenker: Digital Transformation in HAEU

  • 10.20 - 10.40- Assoc. Prof. Dr. Peter Pavel Klasinc: Digital Transformation in Archives 

  • 10.40 - 11.10- Assoc. Prof. Dr. Miran Novak: Archivist, IT specialist, and Digitalization  

  • 11.15 - 12.00 - MPhil. Aida Škoro Babić: Digitalization in Slovenian Archival Legislation

  • 12.00 - 12.20 - Ass. Prof. Dr. Zdenka Semlič Rajh: Description of Digital Archival Records  

  • 12.20 - 12.40 - Prof. Dr. Hrvoje Stančić, (UNI ZAGREB): Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence in the Framework of Digital Transformation

  • 12.40 - 13.00 - Prof. dr. Dušan Caf (DIGITAS): Cyber Security

  • 13.00 - 13.30 - Discussion

         * The End of Conference  

According to this year's motto of Archival Science, EVERYTHING ENDS AND BEGINS IN ARCHIVES, related issues on digitization of records in archival science and archival theory and practice are very topical.  

We kindly invite you to attend this event.  
Dieter Schlenker and Peter Pavel Klasinc