PD Session: Captioning video for accessibility and homegrown content: transcription standards, legal issues, and workflow
Oct
10
1:00 PM13:00

PD Session: Captioning video for accessibility and homegrown content: transcription standards, legal issues, and workflow

Captioning includes not only spoken dialogue, but may also include descriptions of audio and video content for users. Traditionally, film industry and business professionals upload a video, consult a vendor, and download accompanying caption files to add to the media. However, it’s not always so simple or straight-forward. (Read more) HOTEL FLOOR PLAN

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Answering the Decline of VHS:  The Academic Libraries Video Trust, a Section 108 Project
Oct
10
8:30 AM08:30

Answering the Decline of VHS: The Academic Libraries Video Trust, a Section 108 Project

The Academic Libraries Video Trust is a cooperative of institutions to create preservation and replacement copies of endangered, lost, or stolen works and works on VHS, building on the online database of thousands of titles in the Section 108 Due Diligence Project.  See full details on our Professional Development Agenda.  (Exhibitor suites will be open concurrently with this session.) HOTEL FLOOR PLAN

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PD Session — Presentation of SAGE white paper: Assessing the Impact of Educational Video on Student Engagement, Critical Thinking and Learning: The Current State of Play
Oct
9
5:45 PM17:45

PD Session — Presentation of SAGE white paper: Assessing the Impact of Educational Video on Student Engagement, Critical Thinking and Learning: The Current State of Play

Presented by Michael Carmichael (Senior Publisher, Video, SAGE Publishing), this latest empirically-based assessment by SAGE Publishing should provide lots of information for educators and managers of video content that will affect decision-making for the next several years. Here’s a link to the White Paper.  HOTEL FLOOR PLAN

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PD Session: A Celebration of the “So Bad, It’s Good” Film: How Schlock, Cult Classics, and Craptastic Films Can Save the Day
Oct
9
1:00 PM13:00

PD Session: A Celebration of the “So Bad, It’s Good” Film: How Schlock, Cult Classics, and Craptastic Films Can Save the Day

In most collections there are not only great and highly acclaimed films, but films with, well, let's say "cult" appeal. Hidden among the latter, however, may lurk surprisingly powerful educational aids.  No, really. See our Professional Development Agenda for further details. HOTEL FLOOR PLAN

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PD Session: Streaming sources for ethnically and culturally diverse audiences
Oct
9
8:30 AM08:30

PD Session: Streaming sources for ethnically and culturally diverse audiences

What streaming sources can you recommend for patrons who want content from culturally and ethnically diverse sources, such as Hispanic or Asian countries? Whether for programming in East Asian languages, Bollywood films, content for Middle Eastern Arabic- and Farsi-speaking audiences, Russian-language broadcasting, or British drama and comedy for the devoted anglophile, this session will review new and emerging sources for international streaming film. (Read more) HOTEL FLOOR PLAN

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Party at the Slippery Noodle
Oct
8
7:00 PM19:00

Party at the Slippery Noodle

Food, drinks and socializing at Indy's oldest and most-beloved bar, only a few blocks from the conference hotel. We've rented the space and arranged the special menu, you pay to eat and drink as you wish! Trivia Contest emceed by Passion River’s Mat Levy! Blues band starts at 8:30PM. 

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Digital Video Summit 4.0: Values and pitfalls in the new age of streaming video
Oct
7
3:00 PM15:00

Digital Video Summit 4.0: Values and pitfalls in the new age of streaming video

In response to the overwhelmingly expressed need for options and ideas to balance convenient access while building a robust permanent collection, workshop leaders with years of experience in institutional acquisition will present data, pose questions, and lead discussion in an all-conference session involving both purchasers and vendors. For more details, see our Professional Development Agenda.

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