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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 

Consultation Workshop with the CHI sector: Value Chains & Impact in the Cultural Heritage Sector

One of the goals of the inDICEs project is to understand how value is being created through the reuse of digital heritage resources. We want to advocate for policies that support the development of new services, initiatives and products that create added cultural, social and economic value. In order to do that, we want to demonstrate that reuse of digital heritage resources has an impact – and to understand how this impact happens. On the second day of our consultation… Read More »Consultation Workshop with the CHI sector: Value Chains & Impact in the Cultural Heritage Sector

First consultation workshop with the CHI sector: Understanding our digital futures

The inDICEs project consortia organized a consultation workshop with the cultural heritage sector on 15 and 16 of September 2020. This workshop is the first one of the three consultation workshops envisaged within the project. Our aim was (and still is) to meet representatives of the sector, institutions, researchers, users and all the inDICEs community to better understand the needs and concerns of the sector in relation to the digitization, online access, the use and the potential re-use of their… Read More »First consultation workshop with the CHI sector: Understanding our digital futures

inDICEs IPR framework for the Digital Transformation of the CHI sector: IP Evaluation survey

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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

inDICEs: empowering IPR for Cultural Heritage Institutions

The Centre for IT and IP law (CITIP) of KU Leuven is leading the inDICEs Work Package (WP2) on Comparative cross-national legal analysis (IP-centric), related, in particular, to intellectual property (IP) laws, with the aim of providing the necessary legal support to achieve the goals of InDICEs. This is the first of a two-part story about the research and the outcomes of the first deliverable of the WP2. The CITIP is a research centre at the Faculty of Law of… Read More »inDICEs: empowering IPR for Cultural Heritage Institutions

An agreement for cultural innovation: inDICEs & reCreate Europe

On June 17th, inDICEs signed a Memorandum of Understanding with reCreating Europe, an initiative funded under the same DT-GOVERNANCE-13-2019 call for the European program Horizon 2020. With a common interest in the creative sector and the analysis of regulatory frameworks, the agreement marks the occasion for an exciting collaboration between both research projects. Who is reCreating Europe? reCreating Europe is a research project that aims to develop ground-breaking contributions towards a clear understanding of what makes a regulatory framework that promotes… Read More »An agreement for cultural innovation: inDICEs & reCreate Europe

Introducing InDICEs Open Observatory

With the emergence of COVID-19, spring became an eventful period for our project. After the project kick-off meeting in January 2020, we had to adapt and develop different online strategies and resources to maintain the project momentum. A significant adjustment was the creation and early launch of the InDICEs online platform and the open observatory.  The inDICEs online platform is a collaborative space where partners can come together and collaborate, ideate, and participate in activities to define and make transparent… Read More »Introducing InDICEs Open Observatory

inDICEs: Measuring the impact of digital culture

Funded by the Horizon 2020 programme, inDICEs is a research project created to enable the advancement of the Cultural and Creative Industries (CCI) in Europe. inDICEs provides a framework to measure the socioeconomic impact of digital culture and enables CCIs to navigate the landscape of legal policies and regulations in order to galvanise creative production and cultural participation. Assessing the social and economic impact of digitisation in cultural and creative sectors Digitisation has opened doors for new forms of creative… Read More »inDICEs: Measuring the impact of digital culture

Project kick-off in Rome

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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