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inDICEs at the European Policy Forum: An Initiative for European Public Space

Democracies can only function properly if they are underpinned by a public sphere. But online spaces are controlled by private interests and traditional media are mostly providing national perspectives. The inhabitants of Europe lack the space to debate a shared interest for the public, based on solid facts and a culture of care. We need a media landscape in Europe which re-constitutes the citizen at the centre of public debate. And we need a European digital infrastructure that is based… Read More »inDICEs at the European Policy Forum: An Initiative for European Public Space

Dispatches from the inDICEs’ Bootcamp

On 23-24 of November, Platoniq held the inDICEs’ Bootcamp in Barcelona. The dynamic event gathered project partners and the general public, to collaborate and participate in a series of hands-on activities as well as keynotes and workshops.

Global Portals for collaboration and collective development: the importance of inDICEs

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On October 14, 2021 inDICEs was invited by the European Commission and the Coronavirus Global R&I Collaboration Portal to participate in the online seminar on “Empowering R&I collaboration to respond to the socio-economic challenges of the coronavirus pandemic”. inDICEs was introduced under the session on “Culture and Arts” by dr. Maria Tartari (IULM, FBK).

Monitoring & Self-Assessing the Digital Performance in Museums – an inDICEs consultation workshop

We are thrilled to invite you to a free of charge consultation workshop organised by inDICEs and project partner NEMO – Network of European Museum Organisations. 16 people will be invited to join the three-part workshop, which will focus on how museums can cope with a rapidly changing digital environment and how you can tap into its opportunities to support your organisation while at the same time avoiding pitfalls. Apply for the chance to learn how to monitor trends, design a… Read More »Monitoring & Self-Assessing the Digital Performance in Museums – an inDICEs consultation workshop

Online seminar: Empowering R&I collaboration to respond to the socio-economic challenges of the coronavirus pandemic

inDICEs will participate in the online seminar on “Empowering R&I collaboration to respond to the socio-economic challenges of the coronavirus pandemic”, hosted by the Europeana Commission and the Coronavirus Global R&I Collaboration. International collaboration in health, socio-economic disciplines, humanities and the arts, has historically resulted in major breakthroughs that could not have been achieved without research partnerships. Today, global science is at a critical juncture.   The COVID-19 pandemic has mobilised science communities across Europe and beyond and sparked a great… Read More »Online seminar: Empowering R&I collaboration to respond to the socio-economic challenges of the coronavirus pandemic

inDICEs position on European Declaration of Digital Principles

inDICEs is conceived as a project that aims to empower policy-makers and decision-makers in the Cultural and Creative Industries to fully understand the social and economic impact of digitisation in their sectors and address the need for innovative (re)use of cultural assets.  By tracking policies in an open observatory and establishing policy priorities for successful digital transformation and future governance of cultural and creative content ecosystems, inDICEs is working to provide tools to measure and advance the impact of cultural… Read More »inDICEs position on European Declaration of Digital Principles

Cultural Heritage Institutions: from gatekeepers to “gate openers”

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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

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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

Wanted: sources & websites on culture!

Do you have a favourite cultural website? Share it with us! Join our open call and help us to build the inDICEs Observatory Platform inDICEs is building a Visual Analytics Dashboard as part of the Open Observatory, a platform that aims to collect, process, and provide relevant data and information to users – from policy-makers, researchers and anyone who is interested in exploring data from cultural heritage institutions and in learning more on policies and trends. Anyone can participate! Join… Read More »Wanted: sources & websites on culture!