09:30 - 10:00 Welcome Coffee and Registration

10:00 - 10:30 Short Welcome Speeches

  • Sören Auer, Director of the Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology (TIB)
  • Björn Thümler, Lower Saxony Ministry for Science and Culture
  • Janne Andresoo, Director General of National Library of Estonia
  • Merilin Piipuu, Undersecretary for Cultural Heritage, Estonian Ministry of Culture
  • Marek Tamm, Tallinn University, Introduction to theme

Moderator – Marek Tamm, Tallinn University 

Indrek Ibrus, Tallinn University: Open or Closed? The Paradoxes of Metadating Culture

11:00 - 12:30 Session 1: Impuls talks Germany/Lower Saxony

  • Frank Dührkohp, VZG: Cataloging, publishing, networking – how to collect and present digital cultural heritage in Lower Saxony
  • Björn Schreier, GWLB: Connecting Estonia and Lower Saxony – A virtual journey by historical maps. Opening of the digital exhibition
  • Christina Krafczyk, NLD: Communicating Cultural Heritage: the Digital Atlas for Monuments and Sites in Lower Saxony
  • Margret Plank, TIB: Innovative Exploration of Audiovisual Cultural Heritage: The TIB AV-Portal 
  • Regine Stein, SUB Göttingen: Digital Humanities Services and Digital Editions

13:30 - 15:00 Session 2: Impuls talks Estonia

  • Sven Lepa: Researching Your Roots from the Sofa: The Online Resources of the National Archives of Estonia
  • Andra Orn: Art re-thinking cultural heritage. Nordic and Baltic art platform NOAR presents: the digital street art project by Edward von Lõngus
  • Peeter Tinits: Mining texts at the National Library of Estonia: potential for learning and discovery
  • Kaur Riismaa: We learn till we play: NUMU Smart Museum
  • Vahur Puik: Ajapaik – 9 years of a crowdsourcing venture

15:15 - 16:00 Session 3: Impuls talk & Panel

  • Lambert Heller, TIB and Philippe Genêt, DDB – Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek: Coding da Vinci – bringing cultural heritage institutions together with the hacker & designer community to develop ideas and  prototypes
  • Panel discussion with all speakers: Digital Cultural Heritage and its innovative usage

    Moderator – Sören Auer, TIB

16:00 - 18:00 Get Together with Drinks and snacks

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