UK Meeting of the European Board of National Archivists (EBNA)
The UK meeting of the European Board of National Archivists (EBNA) took place at The National Archives on
17 – 18 November 2005.
The conference was attended by representatives from 24 countries,including two non-EU countries (Norway and Switzerland). The two-day
programme, which opened with a keynote speech from Natalie Ceeney,Chief Executive of The National Archives, included a range of talks,
keynote speeches and lively and informative discussions from nationaland international speakers.
In her talk, Natalie highlighted the main challenges facing The National Archives and how as an organisation it is responding to these challenges.
Natalie also talked about how The National Archives has been working with European partners to promote the DLM (Document Lifecycle Management) Forum, monitoring the impact of EU Directives and advising on best practices for record management and archival networks.