Conference “Visions for Cultural Heritage and digital platforms”

Summit 2018: event

21/06/2018, 09:30 – 17:00

Institut fuer Museumsforschung, SMB

Zuse Institut Berlin
Takustraße 7
14195 Berlin

Co-organized by:
Institut für Museumsforschung – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz & Forschungs- und Kompetenzzentrum Digitalisierung Berlin (digiS) & Europeana Foundation

Digital applications play a more and more important role. The conference thus presents platforms for digital cultural heritage on European, national and regional level, followed by a view into factual data and cooperation platforms: one for 3-D, AV, AR and one for participative approaches in Cultural Heritage. The event closes with a panel.

Participation in the event is free.

Registration is requested



9.30 registration and coffee

10.00 Opening


10.15 Greetings from the European Commission, DG CNECT : Christian Nyhus-Andreasen

10.20 Harry Verwayen, Europeana: A vision for European Cultural Heritage 2025

10.50 Astrid Müller, Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek: Culture and Science online Strategy 2020

11.10 Krisztian Fonyodi; Fine Arts Museum Budapest: German „Heimatstuben“ in Hungary

11.40 Coffee break

12.00 Marinos Ioannides, Cyprus University of Technology: Shaping the digital future of Europe’s cultural heritage – the ViMM Platform

12.30 Sebastian Plesch, HTW-Berlin: Virtual Archaeoloy – from data acquisition to eXtended Realities

12.50 Neil Forbes, Coventry University: Resilient cultural heritage and communities : the REACH platform

13.10 Zoya Masoud, Museum für Islamische Kunst – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin: Participative Projects at the Museum of Islamic Art Berlin

13.30 Cécile Houpert, ROCK project: Regeneration and optimization of Cultural Heritage in creative and Knowledge cities

13.40 Katrin Glinka, SPK: museum4punkt0 – a digital knowledge hub

13.50 Frank Drauschke, Facts & Files: The Europeana Transcribathon Initiative

14.00 Lunch

15.00 Animated Panel debate –: what are our visions for Digital Cultural Heritage? How to reach them? ; what Impact ?

Moderator: Marinos Ioannides
Panelists: Michel Magnier, DG EAC, Harry Verwayen, Europeana, Astrid Müller, German Digital Library -DDB, Neil Forbes Coventry University, Antonella Fresa, Photoconsortium

16.30 Conclusions and Closing of the conference