Author Archives: francesca.melani

Free webinar:The paradox of accounting for cultural heritage

This on line seminar will the occasion to present and discuss the findings of the latest research conducted by Paolo Ferri (Department of Management, Università degli Studi di Bologna, Bologna, Italy), Shannon I.L. Sidaway(Department of Accounting, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia) … Continue reading


Presidency Conference on “Culture, Cohesion and Social Impact”

On May 5-6, 2021, in the framework of the Portuguese Presidency of the European Union Council, was held a high level Conference on the topic of Culture, education and youth, Employment and social rights. The two-day event was structured in … Continue reading


Call for proposals – 2nd International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Historical Image and Visual Cultural Artefacts Enrichment

The 2nd AI4HI-2021 workshop will bring together participants from various disciplines to address a common problem and share insights on the exploitation of AI techniques, language resources and semantic web technologies that tackle emerging challenges observed in the efficient utilisation … Continue reading


Transitions of Memory International Conference

Fondazione Fossoli promotes the International Conference titled “Transitions of Memory. Narratives of Violence in the 20th and 21th Centuries” planned for October 2021. The conference invites scholars from all disciplines interested in the topics of memory to confront the subject … Continue reading


#CharterAllianceEU: A new wide collaboration in the Cultural Heritage sector

The 29th April marked the official launch of a new European cross-border project: the European Cultural Heritage Skills Alliance CHARTER brings together the expertise of 47 European cultural heritage organisations to ensure a long-lasting and durable sector. Over four years, … Continue reading


The contribution of the REACH project to the European Youth Ambassador Programme

On April 12 2021, Antonella Fresa, REACH Network Coordinator, was invited to share the experiences and results of the social platform in the framework of the European Youth Ambassador Programme, a  joint initiative by the European Students’ Association for Cultural … Continue reading


Europeana Digital Spring Programme 2021: A representation of 3D collection storage facilities

This meeting is related to Digital cultural heritage and social change. It aims to face a debate about how 3D collection storage facilities could re-define museum practices, promote better understanding for the general public and educate the future generations. Dr … Continue reading


Social cohesion and development through Arts and Culture: the Tiro Association

“We believe that culture and arts can bring together people and bring together different social groups by engaging everyone in various creative and artistic activities.” The Tiro Association for Arts (TAA) is a non-governmental organization that works since 2014 on … Continue reading


The launch of the Craft Hub project: Investigating and Documenting Craft Skills and Processes

Craft Hub is a European project co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme focused on Craft in the context of cultural heritage and its continuing relevance in contemporary practice. This opening conference focuses on 3 pillars of sharing best practice and practical … Continue reading


HERILAND Project: Cultural Heritage and the planning of European Landscapes

HERILAND is a pan-European research and training network on cultural heritage in relation to Spatial Planning and Design. It is funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant agreement No 813883. The project is … Continue reading