GLAM tech: a new series focusing on all things tech

Created: 12 July 2018

With discussions centred on digital transformations, it's important that we also focus on one important factor: the digital. Europeana is doing just that with the introduction of GLAM tech, a series about thought-leadership and innovation for the GLAM world.

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The digital transformation - Europe's defining transition

The European Parliament

Feb 5, 2016

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Created: 5 July 2018

The digital transformation - Europe's defining transition

Created: 5 July 2018

Europeana Executive Director Harry Verwayen was invited to speak at the European Parliament's 'Cultural heritage in Europe: linking past and future' conference on 26 June 2018. The speech he gave highlights the importance of digital cultural heritage within the current digital transformation.

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Meet the Members Council: Kate Fernie and her vision to ‘build’

Created: 28 June 2018

When we spoke to Europeana Network Association (ENA) member Kate Fernie, her background in archaeology became abundantly clear in her vision and role with the ENA. From her love of archives and passion to explore, uncover and build, Kate believes in looking to the past to offer insights into building for the future.

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The future of education is digital: insights from EdTechXEurope 2018

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2018

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Created: 27 June 2018

The future of education is digital: insights from EdTechXEurope 2018

Created: 27 June 2018

Europeana joined the EdTechXEurope Summit in London for the first time in June 2018. The event is Europe's largest summit that spotlights what they call the ’global learning ecosystem’, connecting startup founders, investors, innovators and industry influencers from European and international education companies.

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European Parliament votes to improve access to digitised cultural heritage

Created: 21 June 2018

On 20 June, the Legal Affairs committee of the European Parliament voted on the Parliament’s report on the Copyright in the Digital Single Market Directive. The vote follows more than 1.5 years of intensive discussions and allows for trialogue negotiations under the Austrian Presidency.

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Berlin Summit explores the effects of digital culture

Created: 19 June 2018

Berlin Summit explores the effects of digital culture

Created: 19 June 2018

Evidence of the transformative nature of digital is becoming increasingly prevalent, with the digitisation of cultural heritage allowing new ways for cultural objects to be shared and used. But how does this technological shift affect cultural heritage, its societal role and the ways in which cultural identity evolves?

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Museums in the digital age: unlocking the British Library's treasures now online

Created: 14 June 2018

Museums in the digital age: unlocking the British Library's treasures now online

Created: 14 June 2018

We spoke to Ben White, the Head of Intellectual Property from the British Library, about some of the treasures (and challenges) he and the team of curators and project managers have uncovered in their efforts to bring some hundreds of thousands of objects onto digital platforms, and show you how to use them.

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Three days in The Hague - three data problems solved

Created: 14 June 2018

Three days in The Hague - three data problems solved

Created: 14 June 2018

In 2009, the National and University Library of Slovenia became the national cultural heritage aggregator for Slovenia. In April 2018, two representatives - Matjaž Kragelj and Mitja Kovačič - visited the Europeana Foundation to discuss all things data. They tell us how their visit went.

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