Our able social committee assembled a complete list of restaurants on Massachusetts Avenue, near the Athenaeum, where our Best in Show screening will take place. Read online or download, but make your arrangements early so you can arrive promptly for the big show!
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
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
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
PD Session: A Celebration of the “So Bad, It’s Good” Film: How Schlock, Cult Classics, and Craptastic Films Can Save the Day
See our growing list of exhibitors and our floorplan of vendor suites for full details, along with your printed conference program guide. Whether you make an appointment ahead of time or walk in, the Market's vendors are eager to meet with you. They’ll close from 12 to 2PM for lunch and a PD session.
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
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.
By the time you arrive, you'll already have tons of information from us, but this session is a great opportunity for getting those questions answered that you just hadn't yet thought of. Don't worry - we've got the answers and we're here to help. HOTEL FLOOR PLAN
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.