2010 SCAA-SGA Joint Annual Meeting:

Archives in Transition: Current Issues and Future Trends

Come join us for the 2010 SGA-SCAA Joint Annual Meeting, October 28-29, 2010 at the Augusta Marriott Hotel & Suites in Augusta, Georgia!

Pre-conference workshops: Wednesday, October 27 (Check back in early September for program details and registration)

Updated 9/3/2010! Preliminary Schedule

The annual meeting fee includes all the Thursday and Friday sessions, the coffee breaks, access to exhibiting vendors, the business luncheon, and the reception on Thursday evening.


Annual Meeting registration closes on September 28, 2010

Don't miss the educational and networking opportunities!

Help publicize the meeting! Print and post an Annual Meeting Flyer.

Keynote Speakers: Kathleen D. Roe and Richard Pearce-Moses

Kathleen D. Roe is Director of Archives and Records Management Operations at the New York State Archives where she oversees records management services to state and local governments, and the management of the State Archives facility, holding over 200 million items. She is past president of the Council of State Archivists and currently serves as chair of the CoSA Government Relations Committee. She has chaired or served on numerous SAA committees, is a member of the Government Affairs Working Group, and is a Fellow of SAA. Her current professional activities focus around serving as the chair of the CoSA/SAA/NAGARA Preserving the American Historical Record (PAHR) Task Force and advocating, nagging, and generally talking endlessly about the need to enact the PAHR legislation presently before Congress.

Richard Pearce-Moses has been a professional archivist for more than twenty years. He is the Director of the Master of Archival Studies program at Clayton State University in Morrow, Georgia. He has worked with a variety of subjects and formats, including photography, regional history, Native American art and culture, and state and local government. For the past decade, he has focused on digital archives and libraries, including finding ways to capture and preserve digital publications on the Web and new ways to automate processing electronic records. Library of Congress named him a Digital Preservation Pioneer in 2008, and the American Library Association presented him with the Kilgour Award for Research in Library and Information Technology in 2007. Richard has served as the President of the Society of American Archivists, and he is the principal author of A Glossary of Archival and Records Terminology.

Vendors please contact the Chair of Local Arrangements for information about exhibiting and sponsorship.

Stay tuned for more details! If you want to get involved in the planning of the meeting contact Brent Burgin, Jennifer Neal, or Susan Hoffius.

Augusta Marriott Hotel & Suites:

The room rate is $125 per night plus tax. We have a block of rooms under the group code HISHISA.

Reserve a Room

To phone in reservations, call 1-800-868-5354 and ask for reservations under the group code.

The reservation cut off date is October 5, 2010.