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Events Committee

Last updated: Tuesday, 20th Feb 2024

Jo Griffin, Chair

The tasks of this committee is to suggest, consider, review and support the delivery of FOCAL International events both in-person and online as well as the annual FOCAL Awards.

The Awards honour and recognises the very best of use of archival footage across the creative and cultural industries; acknowledges outstanding examples of restoration and preservation practices as well as paying tribute to the work of personnel working in the audio-visual industry.

The group consists UK and international representatives from the FOCAL Library, Skills and Services and Researcher memberships, including members with a specific interest in training.

Committee Members

Chris Hulse

BBC Motion Gallery

Head of Motion Gallery

Elizabeth Klinck

Klinck, Elizabeth

Archive Producer and Session Producer

David Seevers

Seevers, David W

Archive Consultant

Jane Fish

IWM (Imperial War Museums)

Senior Curator - Film

Kate Griffiths

Griffiths, Kate

Archive Consultant

Kay Page

Page, Kay - Northbound TV

Co Managing Director - Northbound TV

Mary Egan

FOCAL International Ltd

Director of Operations

Obi Adumekwe

AP Archive

Sales Manager

Richard Higgins

Higgins, Richard

Archive Research Consultant

Sebastian Martin

FOCAL International Ltd

Business Coordinator