PHOTOCONSORTIUM, the international consortium for photographic heritage, organizes its annual event 2018 in Barcelona, hosted by Generalitat de Catalunia – GENCAT in the beautiful locations of the Department of Culture.
While the Association’s general assembly takes place on 11th June, a public conference is organized the day after.
“Digital Cultural Heritage as a lab for fostering win-win collaboration between the public and the private sector” – half day conference
Santa Mònica Art Centre, La Rambla 7 Barcelona
12 June 2018
10.00 Welcome message / Anna Busom, GENCAT
10.10 The road from object to story: metadata as a gateway to unlocking digital heritage / Fred Truyen, Photoconsortium president
10.30 Photoconsortium collections in Europeana: Europeana Photography and Migration / Sofie Taes, curator
11.20 EU funding digital cultural heritage: how to succeed in a European project / Antonella Fresa, Photoconsortium vicepresident
11.40 Connecting Culture with Europeana / Douglas McCarthy, Europeana
12.00 Panel discussion: Experiences of collaboration, sustainability and best practices around photographic heritage and new technologies
- Chair: David I. Frank, CRDI
- Confirmed Participants: András Török, Fortepan; Frank Golomb, United Archives; Ismo Malinen, National Board of Antiquities; Allison Kupietzky, the Israel Museum; Erik Buelinkx, KIK-IRPA; Douglas Mc Carthy, Europeana.
13.00 Closing of the event
Attendance is free. Please get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org.