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Second Announcement of EASTICA 2007 in Tokyo, Japan (21-26 October 2007)

The National Archives of Japan and East Asian Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives (EASTICA) will co-organize the 8th General Conference of EASTICA & Seminar in Tokyo from the 21st to the 26th October in 2007 under the theme of "Development of E-Government and Digital Records Management".

Those who would like to attend this conference are requested to complete the Conference Registration Form below and send it back via facsimile or email no later than Friday, September 14 to:

Secretariat of EASTICA Conference Mr. M. Ikeda
c/o Exim International, Inc.
FAX: +81-3-3431-2120

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The 8th General Conference of EASTICA & Seminar

  • Date:
    October 21 Sun. - October 26 Fri., 2007

  • Venue:
    1-4-1, Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
    Tel.: +81-3-3287-2921
    Fax: +81-3-3287-2913

  • Organized by:
    National Archives of Japan
    East Asian Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives

  • Program : Please refer to the Second Announcement for further information.

  • Seminar Session 1 October 23 : Keynote Speeches
    Dr. Kenneth Thibodeau, ERA Program Director, National Archives and Records Administration (USA)
    "Building a Future for Our Times: the Electronic Records Archives"
    Prof. Shigeo Sugimoto, Graduate School of Library, Information and Media Studies, University of Tsukuba (Japan)
    "Ensuring the Preservation and Use of Electronic Records" (tentative title)

    Seminar Session 2 October 24 : Country / Regional Report
    Japan, Peolple's Republic of China, Republic of Korea, Mongolia, Hong Kong, Macau
    (Each country / region will make a report of its present situation on the seminar theme.)

    Symposium October 24 : Archives in the Digital Era: Message from Asia
    Prof. Michihisa Hotate, The Historiographical Institute, the University of Tokyo (Japan)
    "Knowledgebases for Historical Studies in East Asia" (tentative title)
    Mr. Shaidin Shafie, Head of the Electronic Records Advisory Service Branch, National Archives of Malaysia (Malaysia) "E-Government Initiatives in Malaysia and the Role of the National Archives in Digital Records Management"

    Panel Discussion
    Coordinator: Dr. Masaya Takayama, Senior Vice-President, National Archives of Japan (Japan)
    Panelists: Prof. Michihisa Hotate (Japan), Mr. Shaidin Shafie (Malaysia), Dr. Kenneth Thibodeau (USA), Panelists from the Peolple's Republic of China and the Republic of Korea

  • Registration fee:
    EASTICA Member US$75/JPY8,000 per participant
    Non-member US$85/JPY10,000 per participant

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