Topic: internet

Sofia, Bulgaria: NALIS Forum 2015

The 4th international conference organised by the NALIS Foundation was held on 12 May 2015 in the Ball Room of Radisson Blu Grand Hotel Sofia, under the title “The Challenge to Collaborate in the Digital Age”. Special guest and presenter was Antonella Fresa from Promoter SRL, going to focus on digitisation, creative re-use of cultural content and citizen participation. Continue reading


3D Icons Ireland is online!

The 3D-ICONS Ireland website is now officially on-line at www.3dicons.ie. Here you can get access to over 130 archaeological monuments, historical buildings and carved objects in 3D with additional images, information and videos. Sites include: Skellig Michael, Knowth, Newgrange and many other iconic monuments. Continue reading


eLearning Africa leapfrogs the shackles of convention

From 20 to 22 May 2015 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the tenth edition of eLearning Africa is being held, international conference on technology-assisted learning and training. The programme for this year’s event, which is being co-organised by the African Union and co-hosted by the Government of Ethiopia, reflects the extraordinary breadth and pace of change underway in African education and the challenge for new technology-based solutions to meet Africa’s growing demand for high quality education and training. Among the keynote speakers Mark Surman, Executive Director of the Mozilla Foundation, and Mark Surman, Executive Director of the Mozilla Foundation, makers of Firefox, and Shai Reshef, the founder and President of the University of the People. Continue reading


Juncker Digital Revolution at the IX Digital Regulation Forum

One of the world’s most influential regulatory forum of the Telecommunications and Digital Community will be dedicated this year to the digital goals indicated in his programme by President Jean-Claude Juncker. The 9th Digital Regulation Forum is organised by IIR … Continue reading


Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2015

The 2015 edition of the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries will be held from June 21st to 25th, 2015 at the University of Tennessee Conference Center in Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. This year theme is “Large, Dynamic and Ubiquitous –The Era of the Digital Library”. Continue reading


MuseumNext 2015

‘What’s next?’ for the museum sector? The Europe’s major conference on the future of Museums call for papers is out. The 2015 edition of MuseumNext will take place in the Swiss city of Geneva between April 19–21. Updates and latest news about the event at Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin. Continue reading


ULTRAORBISM brings performing arts a step forward

The impact of the distributed performance, as new forms of Cultural Heritage expression, is studied in the framework of the RICHES project. “ULTRAORBISM” opens new doors for experimental and creative formats using advanced visual environments in the field of telematics and distributed events. The potential utilities of the results are very rich from a technical point of view and also from an artistic perspective, and the excellent results of this experience present a very optimistic future in the development of co-creation environments in Europe and the use of ICT in the fields of culture and the arts. Continue reading