Call for Papers: DCH 2017 Digitial Cultural Heritage Conference

Start 27. März 2017
Deadline:27th March 2017

From Having the Data to Understanding the Cultures that Shape our Life
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

Multimedia Information Objects

Map, Picture, Video, Text, Sound objects: their permanent availability, cross-media and crossorganizational interoperability and innovative analysis
InfrastructureDigital Archives, Gazetteers, Search Machines, Multilingual Issues, Publishing, Portals Techniques, Organization, Legal aspects, Licenses, Curricula
Open Data, Open Software, and Open Access
Analysis / Workflow / ProcessesInformation 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 FusionSemantical networks interlinking massive digital cultural heritage databases (text libraries, archives, collections), Knowledge / Culture Detection and Understanding, Intangible Heritage
User InterfacesWEB 2.0, Web 3.0, e-Learning, Games, Crowdsourcing, Community Involvement, social media
Cartographic Digital SourcesScans, hyper/multi spectral imaging, 2D, 3D, 3D Clouds, Databases
Complex Use Cases / Application Scenarios / Best Practice / CustomersCultural Sciences, History, Literature / Libraries, Museums, Archives, Archaeology, Language, Science, Journalism, Cartography, Geoinformation, 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 Qualityfor wide use and longtime accessibility for not yet well-known purposes, services and products
Current Large RealizationsDigital UNESCO Cultural Heritage, ICOMOS-CIPA, EUROPEANA, CLARIN, DARIAH, Domesday Project etc.
Strategies/ Demand/ PotentialInformation Society, The Values of new types of Analysis and Representations
Strategic KeywordsHeritage 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

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