Conf/CfP - Digital Cultural Heritage , 30 August - 01 September 2017, Staatsbibliothek Berlin, Germany

Publish Date: Nov 21, 2016

Event Dates: from Aug 30, 2017 12:00 to Sep 01, 2017 12:00


The conference is open for contributions that cover technical challenges as well as strategic guidance. Key messages relating to the impact of new technologies and processes on cultural heritage are especially welcome.

Our special aims:

•    raise awareness in Society, Science, and Technology fields about importance of the cultural     

     dimensions and the growing potential of Digital Cultural Heritage

•    promote innovative content analysis from cross-organizational interoperability of digital
     humanities databases and XML methods, techniques, and approaches

•    indicate on the central role of spatial concepts enabling synergy for knowledge generation
     from massive granular digital cultural heritage content

•    create innovative cross-disciplines / cross sectors partnerships facilitate intercultural and
      interdisciplinary dialogue

•    elaborate roles and interest of information society

Scope structure and Topics:

Multimedia Information Objects
Map, Picture, Video, Text, Sound objects: their permanent availability, cross-media and cross-organizational interoperability and innovative analysis

Digital Archives, Gazetteers, Search Machines, Multilingual Issues, Publishing, Portals Techniques, Organization, Legal aspects, Licenses, Curricula

Open Data, Open Software, and Open Access

Analysis / Workflow / Processes

Information Clusters, Abstraction of Mass
Information, Product composition, production,
and use, Mashups, Tools for Searching and Fusing Web Databases, Collections and Archives Entities

Linking Multimedia Information /Information Fusion
Semantical networks interlinking massive digital cultural heritage databases (text libraries, archives, collections)
Knowledge / Culture Detection and Understanding, Intangible Heritage

User Interfaces
WEB 2.0, Web 3.0, e-Learning, Games, Crowd-sourcing, Community Involvement, social media

Cartographic Digital Sources
Scans, hyper/multi spectral imaging, 2D, 3D,
3D Clouds, Databases

Complex Use Cases / Application Scenarios / Best Practice / Customers
Cultural Sciences, History, Literature / Libraries
Museums, Archives, Archaeology, Language
Science, Journalism, Cartography, Geoinfor-mation Science, Spatial Relations, Situations and Scenarios, Cultural Landscape Research
Computational terminology and lexicography, spatial facts and contexts in digital corpora markup, annotation and analysis Politics, Art, Religion, Social and Economic  Sciences, The Media

Information Quality
for wide use and longtime accessibility for not yet well-known purposes, services and products

Current Large Realizations
Digital UNESCO Cultural Heritage, ICOMOS-CIPA, EUROPEANA, CLARIN, DARIAH, Domesday Project    etc.

Strategies/ Demand/ Potential  
Information Society, The Values of new types of Analysis and Representations

Strategic Keywords
Heritage Informatics, Culture Big Data, Cultural Diversity, Knowledge Fusion and Emergence, Dynamics of the Cultural Sector, Cultural Sciences, History, Language, Literature. Libraries, Museums, Collections, Archives, Archaeology, Cybercartography, Creative Industries, Cultural Heritage Risk, Threat and Monitoring, DCH Coalitions, Alliances and Experts Networks.

preliminary list of participation fees:
(please check at the time formal registration opens)

Registration fee

early registration, payment effected before or on
June 3rd , 2017

payment effected
after June 3rd but prior to August 04, 2017

Late / on-site registration


   155 EUR

   185 EUR

   215 EUR


   125 EUR

   160 EUR

   190 EUR


   65 EUR

   85 EUR

   100 EUR

includes coffee breaks and Conference Handout Book of Abstracts

Barrier-free Access
The conference rooms of the Berlin State Library are unfortunately not accessible from the public entrance in a complete barrier-free way.
Please contact us so that we can arrange for help and offer our support in accessibility through the internal area.
Please contact us prior to your arrival

For more information click "Further official information" below.

Further Official Information

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