Submissions/Working with Mammon: GLAM and the private sector
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This is an Open submission for Wikimania 2017 that has not yet been reviewed by a member of the Programme Committee.
- Submission no. 5045 - GO
- Title of the submission
- Working with Mammon: GLAM and the private sector
- Type of submission
- panel (or roundtable discussion)
- Author of the submission
- Andy Mabbett
- Language of presentation
- E-mail address
- Country of origin
- United Kingdom
- Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
- Personal homepage or blog
- Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)
- The practice of working with partners in the GLAM sector is now well established. But we rarely work with GLAMs in the private sector. What will be the issues when we do, and how will we handle them? Can we afford not to work with the archives of a large company, for example, who have valuable educational media and historic documents, but a questionable environmental or ethical history. And if we do, how can we maximise the benefit to our projects?
- What will attendees take away from this session?
- Ideas for working with commercial GLAMS. Greater understanding of the likely issues and risks; and a strategy for mitigating them.
- Theme of presentation
- For workshops and discussions, what level is the intended audience?
- intermediate/ advanced
- Length of session (if other than 25 minutes, specify how long)
- 25 minutes; longer if possible, please
- Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
- Depends on scholarship grant
- Slides or further information (optional)
- Special requests
- Is this Submission a Draft or Final?
This is a Completed submission for Wikimania 2017 ready to be reviewed by a member of the Programme Committee.
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