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SELECTED Month: August 2010
August 30, 2010

Invitation for the Europeana Open Culture 2010 Conference

Press release by Europeana We are pleased to invite you to the Europeana Open Culture 2010 conference, our annual event that highlights current challenges in our sector and works on practical solutions for the future. The event is in two parts: Europeana pre-conference meetings are for the Europeana Foundation Board, the Council of Content Providers and Aggregators and…

August 25, 2010

News from the field of e-learning

Although the summer is usually a quiet time for people working in the e-learning business, some organisations and projects continued their activities during these months. Sally Reynolds from ATiT has gathered news about recent developments and activities. The MEDEA awards 2010 Following the closing date of the MEDEA Awards, the organisers are delighted to announce…

August 17, 2010

The EUscreen content selection policy and the future user

EUscreen will provide access to a critical mass of audiovisual content (>30,000 items) and it’s metadata, covering the history of European television. With such a large amount of data, a content selection policy is essential to provide meaningful access. The EUscreen content selection policy has been developed in the first six months of the project…

August 16, 2010

A richer data model for Europeana

Announcement by Europeana The Europeana Data Model (EDM) – a new way of structuring data that will bring the benefits of Semantic Web technology to Europeana.eu – has just been published. The release of the EDM indicates a qualitative change in the way Europeana will deal with metadata gathered from content providers. It will open…

August 4, 2010

First EUscreen International Conference on Content Selection Policies and Contextualisation

Date: 7-8 October 2010. Location: Casa del Cinema. Largo Marcello Mastroianni 1, Rome, Italy. EUscreen has organized a two-day conference on content selection policies and contextualisation in the audiovisual domain, to be held in Rome on October 7 and 8 2010. The conference will focus on contextualisation of audiovisual material, especially in the academic field….