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Sydney Festival 2013

It’s summer festival time in Australia.  Sydney Festival (5-27 January) offers a rich programme of around 80 events involving upwards of 1.000 artists from Australia and abroad covering dance, theatre, music, visual arts and cross media. For the duration of … Continue reading


The first major U.S. exhibition of leading Chinese artist Lin Tianmiao*, Bound Unbound surveys the past 20 years of her captivating installations and sculpture. Through exquisite handwork using thread winding, embroidery, and sculptural processes, Lin Tianmiao has explored her interest in the … Continue reading

Mobilising Heritage Through 4 EU Projects

Jordan’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities and Minister of Environment Nayef Hmeidi Al-Fayez launched the event in collaboration with European Delegation in Amman to disseminate the results and actions of 4 EU-supported projects in Jordan and the Euromed countries in a blustering force. Continue reading

DBpedia and the world of Linked Open Data

DBpedia is an important dataset in Linked Data as it is not only connected to and from numerous other datasets, but it also is relied upon for useful information. However, quality problems are inherent in DBpedia be it in terms … Continue reading

The intellectual legacy of Fawwaz al-Khraysheh is still alive.

The Department of Antiquities of Jordan participated actively to the INDICATE project. INDICATE is the Coordination Action supported by the European Commission to establish an International Network for Digital Cultural Heritage e-Infrastructure, with partners from the European Union and the … Continue reading

INDICATE promoted in the ex-Yugoslavia

The INDICATE project completed its activities in October 2012 with a successful conference held in Ankara. Partners from many European cultural and research organisations participated to the project, together with national institutions from Jordan, Egypt and Turkey. Representatives of Malaysia and Brazil took part to the conference in Ankara. Continue reading

A training course for Horizon 2020

In Italy, a valuable opportunity for professionals and entrepreneurs who want to learn more about next EC programme. In this course, an expert speaker will lecture about the new programme Horizon 2020 with wide overview about the strategies and objectives, … Continue reading

New enterprises and new technologies for Cultural Heritage

(Italian language) Il 5 dicembre 2012 l’Auditorium del Collegio Santa Chiara in via Valdimontone 1 (SIENA) ospiterà il convegno “Nuove imprese e nuove tecnologie per i beni culturali”. Il focus della giornata, che si aprirà alle ore 9 con un … Continue reading

Linked Heritage Third Plenary Meeting and WP Technical meetings

Lisbon hosts the Linked Heritage Third Plenary Meeting and WP Technical meetings. Linked Heritage is a 30 month EU project, started on 1st April 2011. The Plenary represents an interesting and useful meeting to know the state of the art of the project and to plan the activities for the next months. The meeting is organized by Instituto Superior Técnico (Portugal). Continue reading