Why does the unique contribution that culture can provide, continue to be so overlooked today? especially, why is culture overlooked in the recovery plans of various countries and in other sectors of the Digital Single Market? Culture is not only a matter of entertainment or experience economy, nor merely learning: Culture can be a life-saving resource. We are sitting on the most important asset of the future: culture in the digital sphere. Connection, co-creation and digital possibilities, boosted by the… Read More »Cultural Heritage Institutions: from gatekeepers to “gate openers”
Digitisation and Digital Transformation in the Cultural Heritage Sector: Perspectives of Different Communities
Author: Elisa Pellegrini & Contributors: Rasa Bočytė & Maria Tartari On the 20th of April, inDICEs project invited cultural heritage professionals, policymakers and researchers to take part in a focus group session to guide our work for the creation of the inDICEs Open Observatory. Together we discussed and collected insights on frameworks, trends, best practices and new business models that can enhance the circulation and creative use of cultural heritage. Specifically, we aimed to gather contributions on how our methodology… Read More »Digitisation and Digital Transformation in the Cultural Heritage Sector: Perspectives of Different Communities
inDICEs, one year on! It’s been an eventful first year for the project.
The inDICEs project is developing a self-evaluation tool for Cultural Heritage Institutions (CHIs) to assess their readiness to contribute to creative reuse of cultural heritage. To this end, we invite you to complete our survey on IP and online access. This survey tries to better understand the place Intellectual Property Rights, and in particular, the European legal framework, hold in the challenges and opportunities that CHI’s are facing when operating in a 21st-century innovative digital environment, in particular, when contributing… Read More »inDICEs IPR framework for the Digital Transformation of the CHI sector: IP Evaluation survey
Today, the very first General Assembly of the inDICEs project takes place, at the premises of project coordinator ICCU. Representatives of all 14 partners have gathered to get to know each other and discuss the execution of the work. We are joined by Mr. Jarkko Siren, Project Advisor at the European Commission. One of the topics we discus with him is how our work can be best aligned with the second project in this Action, namely reCreating Europe. Also: the… Read More »Project kick-off in Rome