Wed, May 14, 2014
After many years working in the field of archive digitization, we were honored to present our open source application ADA (Archive Digitization Application) at the renowned IS&T Archiving Conference in Berlin, Germany. IS&T has met once a year since 2004, alternating its venues between the North America and Europe.
Fri, Dec 13, 2013
Chaired by Assistant Minister Jovan Mijakovic and Chancellor of the University of Defense Lt. Gen Miodrag Jevtic, the third annual Distance Learning Conference of Serbia centered on milestones achieved in the "Distance learning in the Serbian MoD and Serbian Army" project, implemented by the Jefferson Institute and supported by the Kingdom of Norway, with a special emphasis on practical application of mobile learning innovation and on emerging opportunities for Serbia to contribute its experience toward international partnership activities.
Mon, Jul 01, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry, and Acting Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Uzra Zeya attended the Asia Civil Society Strategic Dialogue on July 2, where the Jefferson Institute assembled a gathering of activists from Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Burma, Philippines, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam.
Fri, Jun 21, 2013
Anchored by Senator Tim Kaine, we assembled at UVAs Morven Farm for 1.5 days a small elite interdisciplinary circle: the wisdom, experience and organizational firepower of senior USG reps, UVA's experts and non-profit actors like GMF, the Jefferson Institute, and key practitioners from the field to help determine the factors to build a foundation for democratic process in MENA and the practical means for maximizing the value of US support.
Thu, May 23, 2013
A gathering of archive professionals, with the support of the National Science Foundation, on the topic of digital Arctic Archives was hosted at the newly open Montalto overlooking Monticello, part of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation. This magnificent space designed and dedicated to thinkers from all over the world provided an excellent background for our conversations on community and archival treasures of the Arctic region.