Capacity Assessment of Latin American and Caribbean Partners

A Symposium about Open-Access, Technological Needs, and Institutional Sustainability

After the conversion of the face-to-face symposium to digital format due to the restrictions caused by COVID-19 and to best accommodate different time uses, the symposium program is reflected as follows, with Eastern United States time:

Thursday, April 16

10:30 - 11:00am Welcome and Introductions

11:00 - 12:30am Archival projects and preservation efforts https://fiu.zoom.us/j/796746290

12:30 - 01:30pm Lunch with Frost Art Museum Virtual Tour https://fiu.zoom.us/j/720944402

01:30 - 02:30pm Keynote Speaker Gimena del Rio Riande https://fiu.zoom.us/j/140565604

Friday, April 17

09:30 - 10:00am Welcome

10:00 - 11:30am Funders Panel on Cultural Heritage Preservation https://fiu.zoom.us/j/705809638

11:30 - 01:00pm Lunch

01:00 - 02:00pm CANCELLED Keynote Speaker Roopika Risam

02:00 - 02:45pm Final Discussion on Recommendations https://fiu.zoom.us/j/740554877

The symposium was going to take place at The Frost Art Museum, for its significant collection of Latin American art, and at The Wolfsonian Museum in the heart of Art Deco District of Miami Beach. We are thankful to the The Wolfsonian Public Humanities Lab for their collaboration in securing the venues.