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Uluslararası Arşivler Günü 2016 / International Archives Day 2016

Speaker

Seamus Ross

Biography:

Seamus Ross is Professor in the Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto, also known as U of T’s iSchool and Interim Director of the Coach House Institute (McLuhan Program). During 2016 he is splitting his time between an appointment as Visiting Professor at School of Information Sciences and Technology, Athens University of Economics and Business (Athens) and Visting Scientist at the Digital Curation Unit of the IMIS Athena Research Centre and HATII at the University of Glasgow.

His current research focuses on change over time in digitization practices and the impact this has on the use and preservation of digital materials, a study of automated appraisal in the deluge of the borne digital, and finishing his work on the post-custodial landscape in the age safe harbour seeking digital objects.