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Aug 13 2016

IFLA Congress

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82nd IFLA General Conference and Assembly

13–19 August 2016, Columbus, Ohio, USA

The IFLA World Library and Information Congress is the international flagship professional and trade event for the library and information services sector

It brings together over 3,500 participants from more than 120 countries. It sets the international agenda for the profession and offers opportunities for networking and professional development to all delegates.

Feb 05 2016

LoCloud Conference

Sharing local cultural heritage online with LoCloud services

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Amersfoort, Netherlands

Sharing local cultural heritage online with LoCloud services is a conference organised by the LoCloud project.  It provides an opportunity to share, discuss and demonstrate tools, services and content in the context of Europeana.  

Dec 10 2015

Europeana Space 2nd International Conference


Tallinn, Estonia

Creative reuse of cultural heritage and contemporary practices: challenges and opportunities in the digital world

Represented by the gracious cornflower, the national symbol of Estonia, the II Europeana Space International Conference is announced.

Nov 27 2015

ICDH 2015


London, United Kingdom

The ICDH 2015: XII International Conference on Digital Heritage aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Digital Heritage.

Nov 23 2015


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Hamburg, Germany

The SWIB conference (Semantic Web in Bibliotheken) is an annual conference focusing on Semantic Web and Linked Open Data (LOD) in libraries and related organisations. which this year will be held in Hamburg from 23-25 November 2015.

Sep 28 2015

Digital Heritage 2015

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Granada, Spain

Digital Heritage 2015 at its second edition is a federated event of leading scientific meetings in information technology for heritage, the Congress will bring VSMM, Eurographics GCH, Arqueologica2.0, Archaeovirtual, Digital Art Week and special events from CAA, CIPA, Space2Place, ICOMOS ICIP, and multiple others together in one venue with a prestigious joint publication.

Sep 14 2015

TPDL 2015

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Poznań, Poland 

The International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL) constitutes a leading scientific forum on digital libraries that brings together researchers, developers, content providers and users in the field of digital libraries. TPDL 2015, the 19th edition of the conference, is organized by Poznań Supercomputing and Networking Center and will be held held in Poznań, Poland on September 14-18, 2015.

Sep 09 2015

MTSR 2015


Manchester, UK

Special Track on Metadata & Semantics for Cultural Collections & Applications

Organised by Manchester Metropolitan University as part of the 9th International Conference on Metadata and Semantic Research (MTSR 2015)

Sep 08 2015


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Poitiers, France

The first Semantic Web for Cultural Heritage workshop (SW4CH’15), in conjunction with ADBIS’2015

Nowadays, Cultural Heritage is gaining a lot of attention from academic and industry perspectives. Scientific researchers, organisations, associations, schools are looking for relevant technologies for accessing, integrating, sharing, annotating, visualising, analysing the mine of cultural collections by considering profiles and preferences of end users.

Jun 20 2015

Pelagios Colloquium

Kings College London, UK

The Pelagios project (Pelagios: Enable Linked Ancient Geodata In Open Systems) are holding a two-day colloquium on the subject of “Linked Pasts”.  

Bringing together leading exponents of Linked Data from across the Humanities and Cultural Heritage sector, the colloquium aims to address some of the challenges to developing a digital ecosystem of online open materials, through two days of position papers, discussion and breakout group activity.

May 20 2015

Closer 2015

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Lisbon, Portugal

The 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science, CLOSER 2015, will be held in Portugal on 20-22 May 2015.

The event focuses on the emerging area of Cloud Computing, inspired by some latest advances that concern the infrastructure, operations, and available services through the global network.

May 11 2015

LINQ Conference

Brussels, Belgium 

This year the LINQ Conference will take place in Brussels, on 11-13 May 2015. The motto of this edition of the international conference is: 'The Need for Change in Education: Openness as Default?'.

Apr 19 2015

MuseumNext 2015

Geneva, Switzerland

The 2015 edition of MuseumNext will take place at the Le Bâtiment des Forces Motrices (Geneva), a former factory in the heart of the city,  converted into an impressive cultural space.

Mar 11 2015

Cloud Expo Europe 2015

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London, UK

Registration is open for Cloud Expo Europe 2015, to be held at ExCeL, London on the 11 and 12 March 2015.

Mar 09 2015

Cloudscape VII

Brussels, Belgium

Cloudscape VII will be held at the new Microsoft Centre in Brussels.  The conference aims to offer inspiration from top thought leaders, end-user perspectives, lightning talks & interactive discussions, live demos and application running, practical approaches to cloud adoption and a practical, hands-on approach to pushing the boundaries and moving out of our comfort zones so we know when, why and how to embrace new technologies.

Mar 09 2015

IC2E 2015

Tempe, AZ, USA

The IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E) conference series seeks to provide a high-quality and comprehensive forum, where researchers and practitioners can exchange information on engineering principles, enabling technologies, and practical experiences as related to cloud computing.

Feb 24 2015

Digital Fashion Futures

Antwerp, Belgium

In collaboration with MoMu – Fashion Museum Province of Antwerp, Europeana Fashion hosts its third annual conference in Antwerp on 24, 25 and 26 February 2015.

Feb 12 2015

EuropeanaTech 2015

Paris, France 

The second international EuropeanaTech conference will be held on 12-13 February at the National Library of France (BNF) in Paris. The event will bring together application developers, information professionals, technology researchers and decision makers in the cultural domain. 

Feb 11 2015

LoCloud Hackathon

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The LoCloud project has developed a series of services and we would like to invite developers to take part in a Hackathon at the Google Cultural Institute in Paris on Wednesday, February 11th, to use these to come up with innovative applications for the cultural heritage sector. The competition is to build an application using LoCloud Services and Europeana data.
Jan 23 2015

ICCHT 2015


Paris, France

ICCHT 2015: XII International Conference on Cultural Heritage and Tourism aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Cultural Heritage and Tourism.

Dec 14 2014

5th CMA4CH Mediterraneum Meeting

Rome, Italy

The 5th CMA4CH Mediterraneum Meeting (Multivariate Analysis and Chemometrics in Cultural Heritage) will take place this year in Rome, at La Sapienza University. 

Dec 11 2014

DM2E Project Final Event

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Navacchio (near Pisa), Italy

The DM2E (Digitised Manuscripts to Europeana) project is holding final event 'Enabling humanities research in the Linked Open Web to show and demonstrate the progress that has been achieved as well as to inspire future research in the area of Linked Open Data. 

Dec 05 2014

TOTh Workshop

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Brussels, Belgium

The 2014 TOTh Workshop is organised by the Royal Museums of Art and History of Brussels as part of the European Project AthenaPlus

The event will take place in Brussels, at the Cinquantenaire Museum, Parc du Cinquantenaire 10, on 5 December 2014.

Dec 01 2014

SWIB Conference

Bonn, Germany

The SWIB Conference (Semantic Web in Libraries, German: "Semantic Web in Bibliotheken") is an annual conference focusing on Semantic Web and Linked Open Data (LOD) in the library world.

Nov 27 2014

MTSR 2014

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Karlsruhe, Germany

The 8th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'14) that has been organised  by Karlsruhe University of Applied Science in Germany will be held ion 27-29 November 2014.

Nov 10 2014

ICOMOS Scientific Symposium

Florence, Italy

The ICOMOS Scientific Symposium will take place in Florence (Italy) on the occasion of the 18th ICOMOS General Assembly, on 10-14 November 2014. 

Nov 03 2014

EuroMed 2014

Limassol, Cyprus

EuroMed 2014, an international conference devoted to Cultural Heritage Documentation, Preservation and Protection, will take place in Limassol, Cyprus, on 3-8 November 2014.

Oct 19 2014

ISWC 2014

Riva del Garda, Italy

ISWC 2014 is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web / Linked Data Community. 

Oct 13 2014

Archives and Cultural Industries

Girona, Spain

Archives and Cultural Industries event groups together the 2nd Annual Conference of the International Council on Archives, the 9th European Conference on Archives, and the 13th Image and Research Seminar. 

Oct 06 2014


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Darmstadt, Germany

12th EUROGRAPHICS Workshop on Graphics and Cultural Heritage, 6-8 October 2014. Following a long tradition, this event focuses on the integration of digital tools and solutions into the practice of Cultural Heritage, Archaeology and Museums.

Oct 06 2014

iPRES Conference

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Melbourne, Australia

The IPRES Conference for 2014 will be held from 6-10 October 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. Hosted by the National Library of Australia and the State Library of Victoria, the conference will deliver both research and innovative practice strands to advance the digital preservation agenda.

Sep 18 2014

DIPP 2014

Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

The fourth international conference on Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage (DIPP 2014) is being held at the Regional Museum of History and P.R. Slaveykov Regional Public Library on 18-21 September 2014

Sep 17 2014

DARIAH-EU’s VCC meeting

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Rome, Italy

DARIAH-EU’s 4th General Virtual Competency Centre (VCC) meeting will be held  on 17-19 September 2014 in the surroundings of Villa Mirafiori which houses ILIESI, the Institute for the European intellectual lexicon and history of ideas.  

Sep 08 2014

EHRI Workshop

Yad Vashem, Jerusalem, Israel

The European Holocaust Research Infrastructure (EHRI) are holding a workshop in Jerusalem on "Revising the Scope and Means of Physical and Digital Preservation of Holocaust Documentation"

Sep 08 2014

JCDL 2014

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London, UK

The Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL) is a major international forum focusing on digital libraries and associated technical, practical, and social issues. 

Sep 06 2014

CIDOC Annual Conference

Dresden, Germany

The CIDOC annual conference, will take place on 6-11 September 2014.

The conference with the title 'Access and understanding: networking in the digital era', will focus on the access to museum collections and, in general, to cultural heritage, in the digital age.

Aug 16 2014

IFLA World Library and Information Congress

This year's IFLA World Library and Information Congress will take place on 16-22 August 2014 in Lyon, France.

May 19 2014


The Digital Access to Textual Cultural Heritage (DAteCH) conference brings together researchers and practitioners looking for innovative approaches for the creation, transformation and exploitation of historical documents in digital form. 

May 07 2014

LINQ 2014

This year the LINQ Conference (LINQ 2014) will be held on 7-9 May in Crete, Greece. This is the third edition of the European and International Conference on Learning Innovation and Learning Quality, organised  by the University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany), one of the partners in LoCloud.

Apr 09 2014

Europeana fashion conference

In collaboration with the Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A), Europeana Fashion is hosting its second international conference “Made in Italy: re-use of fashion heritage and new digital perspectives” on 9 April 2014 in London. 

Feb 26 2014

Cloud Expo Europe

Cloud Expo Europe 2014, will take place at ExCeL, London on the 26-27 February.


Jan 30 2014

First World War online & Europeana

A two-day conference with the title 'Unlocking Sources - The First World War online & Europeana' will take at the Berlin State Library, Germany on 30-31 January 2014.

Dec 02 2013

Europeana Network AGM

Europeana is organising the third Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Europeana Network, to be held on 2 December 2013 at De Doelen in Rotterdam. The AGM will take place alongside DISH 2013, the biennial international conference on digital strategies for heritage, on 2-3 December.

Nov 28 2013

LoCloud Plenary Meeting

The LoCloud Plenary Meeting was held in London at the King's Place venue, on 28-29 November 2013. The aim of the event was to discuss the work carried out in the first 9 months of the project and plan future activities. The event was by invitation only. Below are the programme and presentations.

Nov 19 2013

MTSR 2013

The 7th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'13) will bring together scholars and practitioners sharing a common interest in the interdisciplinary field of metadata, linked data and ontologies.

Nov 06 2013

ICT 2013

ICT 2013 will take place in Vilnius, Lithuania, on 6-8 November 2013.

Oct 28 2013

Digital Heritage 2013

Organised by CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research) on behalf of the MAP Laboratory, in collaboration with local research institutions, and under the patronage of UNESCO, Digital Heritage 2013 will be held  in Marseille, France, on 28 October-1 November 2013.   

Sep 22 2013

TPDL 2013

The International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL) is a leading scientific forum on digital libraries which brings together researchers, developers, content providers and users in the field of digital libraries.

Sep 02 2013


iPRES-2013 will take place at the Lisbon Technical University, Portugal,  and will be co-located with DC-2013, the International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications.  

Sep 02 2013


DC-2013 will explore questions regarding the persistence, maintenance, and preservation of metadata and descriptive vocabularies. The need for stable representations and descriptions spans all sectors including cultural heritage and scientific data, eGovernment, finance and commerce.

Jun 27 2013


The IEEE 6th International Conference on Cloud Computing will be held on 27 June - 2 July 2013 in Santa Clara Marriott, CA, USA.

Jun 26 2013

Cultural Heritage, Creative Tools

A two days workshop on Cultural Heritage, Creative Tools and Archives will be organised on 26-27 June in Copenhagen, Denmark, as part of the DARIAH project.

May 16 2013

LINQ 2013

LINQ 2013 will be held in Rome, Italy on 16-17 May 2013. LINQ is the leading European and international Conference on Learning Innovations and Quality. The main goal of LINQ 2013 is to bring together academics and professionals from the field of Innovations and Quality in Lifelong Learning (LLL) for discussions and exchanges on the latest developments in education and training   both at European and international level.

May 08 2013

Closer 2013

The 3rd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science, CLOSER 2013, will be held in Aachen, Germany, on 8-10 May 2013.

Mar 19 2013

LoCloud Kick-off meeting

The LoCloud Kick-off Meeting was held at the National Archives, in Oslo on 19-20 March 2013.