One more step towards the European digital library

Festival delle scienze.

La Conferenza EDLproject ha lo scopo di:

  • evidenziare e discutere il ruolo della European Library nella costruzione della European digital library
  • discutere sull'interoperabilità strategica, tecnica e semantica tra domini del patrimonio culturale.

Il programma:

Giovedì, 31 gennaio 2008


9:30 – 11:15 
Apertura della sessione 

Elisabeth Niggemann, German National Library: Benvenuto

Horst Forster, European Commission: Policy context and ambitions

Keynote speaker: Herbert Van de Sompel, Los Alamos National Laboratory

11:15 – 11:45
Coffee break

11:45 – 13:00
Session II: EDLproject results and findings
Chair: Jill Cousins, The European Library Office

Olaf Janssen, The European Library Office: From The European Library to EDLproject; The European Library latest developments

Hans Petschar, Austrian National Library: Roadmap of digitisation activities in European national libraries

Maja Žumer, National and University Library of Slovenia;
Geneviève Clavel-Merrin, Swiss National Library: Extending the multilingual capacity of The European Library

13:00 – 14:00

14:00 – 16:00
Session III: EDL Foundation
Chair: Elisabeth Niggemann, Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, Chair of the EDL Foundation

Discussion of the process to build the inter-sectoral community and to harness digital content of different types and from different sources.

Angelika Menne-Haritz, Bundesarchiv, Germany: How the archives can contribute to the European Digital Library process

Claudia Dillmann, Association des Cinemathèques Européennes (ACE), Deutsches Filministitut (DIF), Germany: How audio-visual archives can contribute to the European Digital Library process

Christophe Dessaux, Michael AISBL: How the Michael AISBL can contribute to the European Digital Library

16:00 – 16:30
Coffee break

16:30 – 17:30
Session IV: The European Digital Library: Semantic and Inter-sectoral Interoperability
Chair: Geneviève Clavel-Merrin, Swiss National Library

Guus Schreiber, VU University Amsterdam: Principles and pragmatics of a semantic culture web

Sonja de Leeuw, Utrecht University: Project Videoactive – an example how audio-visual archives can contribute to the creation of the European Digital Library

Venerdì, 1 febbraio 2008

9:30 – 11:30
Session V: EDLnet vision and the European Digital Library maquette

9:30 - 10.00
Jill Cousins, The European Library Office, EDLnet Office: The EDLnet vision
Demonstration of the European Digital Library maquette

10:00 – 10:10 Short introduction to the aim and process of breakout sessions
10:10 – 11:00 Breakout sessions on different aspects of the maquette
11:00 – 11:30 Reporting back to plenary

11:30 – 12:00
Coffee break

12:00 – 14:00
Session VI: European Digital Library: conclusions and the way ahead
Chair: Catherine Lupovici, EDLnet Office

Stefan Gradmann, Regionales Rechenzentrum der Universität Hamburg: Technical aspects of the European Digital Library

Daniel Teruggi, Institut national de l’audiovisuel (INA): EDL users – what do they want?

Discussioni e conclusioni