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Promoting and Enhancing Reuse of Information throughout the Content Lifecycle taking account of Evolving Semantics

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Exploring the potential of Information Encapsulation techniques

Exploring the potential of Information Encapsulation techniques
Information Encapsulation (IE) means the aggregation of information that belongs together. It can be carried out for diverse purposes at many different stages of the information lifetime. In the field of Digital Preservation (DP) the main IE scenario is the aggregation of a Digital Object (DO) with its metadata. IE techniques are usually domain independent, but they can be differentiated... Read more >

"Preservation and access to born-digital culture" Brussels, 30 - 31 October 2015

In late October 2015 in Brussels, iMAL and PACKED organised a symposium to discuss with over 100 international experts central challenges regarding “Preservation and Access to Born-Digital Culture”. http://imal.org/en/preservationsymposium   Anna Henry (Digital Preservation Manager) and John Langdon (Archive Curator) from Tate gave a presentation that summarised Tate’s... Read more >

October workshops: Introducing experts to key PERICLES concepts

October workshops: Introducing experts to key PERICLES concepts
Last month PERICLES ran two workshops with practitioners and experts in the fields of digital preservation and science data. The full-day events were organised at two different locations, London (15 October) and Brussels (29 October) to introduce specific topics that are key elements within PERICLES research and development. The first workshop entitled 'Model-driven approach to... Read more >

PERICLES event at the Gothenburg Book Fair, Sweden (24-27 Sept 2015)

PERICLES event at the Gothenburg Book Fair, Sweden (24-27 Sept 2015)
The Gothenburg Book Fair is said to be “the largest cultural event in Scandinavia”, receiving around 100,000 visitors every year. The four-day fair, held annually on the last weekend of September, is world leading in hosting a comprehensive conference program, including seminars, stage events and a large variety of activities at the over 800 exhibition stands. Aside from its focus on... Read more >

Another successful work meeting on ontologies

Another successful work meeting on ontologies
The Centre for Research & Technology, Hellas (CERTH) hosted our fourth technical workshop on the Linked Resource Model (LRM), the LRM service, domain ontologies, ecosystem model and policies. The workshop took place in Thessaloniki, Greece, on 28-30 July 2015 (see the other blog entries of the past meetings [1] [2] [3] ). The LRM provides the concepts and languages for the... Read more >