Topic: science & letters

Digital Heritage 2013 event in Marseille

The event is very wide. For this reason, to provide an effective way for participants to explore such a rich and diverse program, Digital Heritage 2013 built an interactive schedule featuring social networking, a personal agenda builder, dynamic attendee directories, and more. Users can view the schedule in list, grid, and other forms as well as on mobile devices. Continue reading


Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage – DiPP2013

The third international conference on Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage – DiPP2013 aimed at presenting innovative results, research projects and applications in the field of digitisation, documentation, archiving, representation and preservation of global and national tangible and intangible … Continue reading


dArtboard annual competition

The Vilcek Foundation dARTboard has called for participants of this year’s digital art competition from immigrants living in the United States. This initiative aims to support the contribution to contemporary art and technology that immigrants make to the United States’ creative community. Continue reading


Technology University of Graz disseminating CULTURA

Beside the core-activity related to project progress and achievements, the TUG team is doing a very important work of dissemination. Very recently, in particular, CULTURA was represented in 2 very valuable workshops (German language) related to humanities. Continue reading


Osaka, revolutionary ways for empowering culture with technologies

Knowledge Capital project is a unique urban development project which heavily relies on the human, information and technology as a capital in the city. By utilizing this capital, the city can disseminate a new creativity for future human life. In the Knowledge Capital, Academia, Industry and Government come together to develop products which use advanced technology and are tried in the advanced showroom the Lab. Continue reading


The stories behind the masks

The most viewed GridCast video at the recent EGI Community Forum 2013 was a story-telling cultural preservation project. The University of Malaya is assembling an archive of 2D and 3D images of 111 wooden masks carved by the indigenous in Carey Island, Malaysia. Continue reading


NEWCIMED puts Euromed cities under the spotlight

New Cities of the Mediterranean Basin (NEWCIMED) is an exciting Euromed venture supported by the European Union under its European Neighborhood Partnership Instrument (ENPI) Project and supported by its Cross-Border Cooperation in the Mediterranean (CBCMED) program. Continue reading


DigitalHumanities @Arts.Leuven, 2013 edition

Following the successful first run of interdisciplinary Digital Humanities initiatives in 2012, the Leuven Arts Faculty, in association with the Doctoral School of the Humanities, organises another Digital Humanities two-day event in 2013. The programme consists of a public lecture … Continue reading


Annual International Conference on Humanities & Arts in a Global World

The Arts and Humanities Research Division (AHRD) of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) has organized its first Annual International Conference on Humanities & Arts in a Global World which was held in Athens, Greece on 3-6 January … Continue reading


Grids and Clouds symposium in Taipei (ISGC 2013)

ISGC 2013 brought together from the Asia-Pacific region and around the world, researchers that are developing applications to produce these large-scale data sets and the data analytics tools to extract the knowledge from the generated data, and the e-infrastructure providers that integrate the distributed computing, storage and network resources to support these multidisciplinary research collaborations. Continue reading