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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!

2nd inDICEs Consultation Workshop

Join us in the second consultation workshop on Digital transitions in the Cultural Heritage Sector. The online workshop will take place on the 20 & 21 of April 2021. inDICEs is developing a methodology that will measure the widespread impact of the digital revolution in the cultural heritage sector and guide its future evolution to further support the investment in digitisation and the creation of frameworks for accessible and reusable cultural assets. In this context, the 2nd Consultation Workshop brings together cultural heritage… Read More »2nd inDICEs Consultation Workshop

inDICEs, One Year On!

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inDICEs, one year on! It’s been an eventful first year for the project.

inDICEs & Biennale of Western Balkans

On November 11th, inDICEs signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Biennale of Western Balkans, an initiative that aims to promote intangible and natural heritage through art, technology and open knowledge in Greece and the Western Balkans. With a common interest in fostering good practices in digital heritage and encouraging collective action, the agreement marks the occasion for an exciting collaboration between both projects. What is the Biennale of Western Balkans? The Biennale of Western Balkans (BoWB) is an initiative… Read More »inDICEs & Biennale of Western Balkans

Building on IPR knowledge Exchange in the cultural Heritage Sector 

In this blog post, an effort is made to collect and share some relevant resources on Intellectual Property Rights developments in the cultural heritage sector. On the journey to Culture 3.0, the cultural heritage sector must tackle the increasingly complex topic of IPR. On our way to a shared and open digital future, the cultural sector must empower itself with IPR knowledge and tools. The sector’s main objectives are to understand the legal framework, operate with existing tools, and take… Read More »Building on IPR knowledge Exchange in the cultural Heritage Sector