Join the Second EUscreen Conference on Use and Creativity
EUscreen, the best practice network for Europe’s television heritage, organizes its Second International Conference. The focus will be online access to TV history.
The Second EUscreen International Conference on Use and Creativity takes place in Stockholm on 15 and 16 September 2011.
The conference aims to address the online potential of European television heritage for a wide range of users. It will also explore creative approaches to enhance accessibility of European television heritage online. The goal is to expand methods to reach a wide range of users and to increase their engagement with online heritage material.
Among the keynote note guests and seminar speakers will be:
Dagan Cohen (Upload Cinema, NL): Upload Cinema: Bringing curated online video to the big screen.
Aubéry Escande(Europeana/The European Library, NL): User engagement - The key element to Exhibitions and User Generated Content projects: A leading story line.
Kajsa Hedström(Swedish Film Institute, SE): Online access to collections – filmarkivet.se.
Jérôme Bourdon (Tel Aviv University, IL): A case of cosmopolitan memory? The Israeli Palestinian conflict and the global media.
Dana Mustata (Utrecht University, NL): Doing Television history outside the box. Unexplored territories on the European agenda.
Luca Martinelli (Information Society and Media DG, European Commission): Digitisation of cultural heritage: funding opportunities at EU level.
Catherine Grout (JISC, UK): Business models for digital content: a perspective from UK Higher Education and the work of the Strategic Content Alliance.
For further details please visit http://euscreen2011.eventbrite.com
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