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Ilse Assmann

Johannesburg, South Africa
After studying and then teaching music for four years, Ilse Assmann took up a post at the SABC (South African Broadcasting Corporation) in 1985 as Assistant Archivist in the Radio Archives, collecting and cataloguing South African contemporary music. In 2013 Ilse accepted a position at M-Net, a South African subscription Television Broadcaster, to head the Television Archives and Video Library. Through part-time study she gained her M.Com Degree (Information and Knowledge Management) in 2013. Her mini dissertation focussed on the Public Service Broadcast Archives in Southern Africa.

Ilse has served on various organisations, and is currently Immediate Past President of IASA (International Association for Sound and Audiovisual Archives) and a Board Member of SACIA (South African Communications Industry Association).

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, October 2

11:30am BST