Coming up: webinar on Archiving for Nuclear Decommissioning

Online, 14 December 2020

The Research Center for Cooperative Civil Societies at Rikkyo University, in collaboration with NUCLEUS, the historical archives of the UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC), and Eogan, the network of energy archives, is organising a webinar on 14 December called Archiving for Nuclear Decommissioning: Challenges and Collaborations. It will tackle the issues of building, managing, and opening an archive related to nuclear energy. With the occasion of the publication of the Japanese translation of the DPC Rapid Assessment Model, the seminar will focus on technical, managerial, and political issues related to nuclear documents; from transparency and access rights, to security and technical problems.

Speakers list:
– Kolya Abramsky, Assistant Archivist at the George Padmore Institute in London and EOGAN
board member
– Jenny Mitcham, Head of Good Practice and Standards at the Digital Preservation Coalition
– Marta Musso, researcher at KTH-Stockholm and president of EOGAN
– Martin Robb, NDA Information Governance Programme Manager
– Gordon Reid, Nuclear Archivist at Nucleus: the Nuclear and Caithness Archive. Responsible
for managing the records of the UK civil nuclear decommissioning industry

Chair: Izumi Hirano, archivist at the Research Center for Cooperative Civil Societies, Rikkyo

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