SELECTED Month: June 2010
June 28, 2010

Inspiring first EUscreen Open Workshop

The first EUscreen Open Workshop has taken place in Mykonos City, Greece, on June 23 and 24. The programme of the first day was filled with presentations about the practices within EUscreen whereas the programme of the second day contained presentations about the developments within other European projects.  A detailed report of the workshop as…

June 16, 2010

Today book release “Archives 2020” by Virtueel Platform about digital archives

By Wietske van den Heuvel The book Archive2020 – Sustainable Archiving of Born-Digital Cultural Content discusses the many issues that arise when digital content is being archived. Although a lot of material currently is being digitised, other digital material threatens to disappear from the public domain. This is due to software and hardware developments, migration…

June 16, 2010

EUscreen present at various conferences

By Wietske van den Heuvel Delegates of EUscreen have been present at a number of conferences and meetings in the beginning of June, disseminating the results of the project. Johan Oomen did a presentation during the TERENA Networking Conference in Vilnius about the relation between EUscreen and Europeana. The slides of this presentation are included…

June 14, 2010

Invitation for Concepts in Context – Conference on Interoperability and Semantics in Knowledge Organization

Press release by Europeana Venue: Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Cologne, Germany Date: July 19-20, 2010 In cooperation with the German National Library, the Institute of Information Management at the Cologne University of Applied Sciences has organised Concepts in Context, the conference on Interoperability and Semantics in Knowledge Organisation. The talks present current developments in…

June 1, 2010

Europeana Publishes First White Paper: Knowledge = Information In Context

Europeana press release Europeana is proud to announce its first White Paper: a look at the key role linked data will play in Europeana’s development and in helping Europe’s citizens make connections between existing knowledge to achieve new cultural and scientific advances. Linked data gives machines the ability to make associations and put search terms…

June 1, 2010

EUscreen presentation during TNC2010

By Wietske van den Heuvel Today, Johan Oomen will be showcasing EUscreen during the TERENA Networking Conference (TNC2010) in Vilnius, Lithuania. The conference is hosted by the Lithuanian National Research and Education Network (LITNET). TNC is the largest and most prestigious European research networking conference – over 500 participants including decision makers, networking specialists and managers…