IASA is combining its prodigious expertise with the remarkable local capabilities of the BAAC (Baltic Audiovisual Archival Council) to bring you an inspiring joint 2013 sound and audiovisual archiving conference in Vilnius, Lithuania.  Join this meeting of expertise and experience from Sunday 6 October through Thursday 10 October and be part of BAAC's 10th Annual Conference and IASA's 44th Annual Conference.

Vilnius is the jewel of the Baltic Region, and in these welcoming surroundings you will be able to share ideas, and explore the future of sound and audiovisual archives, gain practical knowledge and valuable insights while enjoying the culture, the history and the hospitality of the Baltic Region.

The theme for this year's joint conference, Open Doors: New Ideas, New Technologies, is particularly relevant in today's exciting new environment of information exchange, where our users are expecting open technologies to provide open content. For more details on the conference theme, please see the Call for Presentations.

Welcome to Vilnius, to Lithuania, to the Baltic Region!

Images: Vilnius Convention Bureau; Juozas Markauskas