Invitation to a Press conference on 7 September for DiPP2017 Friday, 01 Sep 2017 - GlobalOn September 7, 2017 at 10:30 am, at the Central Hall of the Archaeological Museum (Burgas, 21 Al. Bogoridi Str.), we invite you to a press conference for the beginning of the Seventh International Conference "Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage" DIPP2017) under the patronage of UNESCO and with the support of the Bulgarian National Science Fund.
From September 7th to 9th, 2017 in Burgas, Bulgaria, the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, under the patronage of UNESCO and Burgas District Administration and with the support of the National Science Fund, organizes the Seventh International Conference on Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage—DiPP2017.
The conference aims at presenting innovative results, research projects and applications in the field of digitisation, documentation, archiving, representation and preservation of global and national tangible and intangible cultural and scientific heritage. The focus is to provide open access to digitised cultural heritage and to set up sustainable policies for its continuous digital preservation and conservation. The priority area is the digital presentation and preservation of cultural and historical objects under conditions of risk. The forum will demonstrate innovative technologies and prototypes, including digital repositories, digital archives, virtual museums and digital libraries, which result from established practices and achievements in the field. Representatives of public and specialised libraries, museums, galleries, archives, centres, both national and foreign research institutions and universities are invited to participate and exchange experiences, ideas, knowledge and best practices in the field.
Co-organisers of the event are the Regional Academic Center - Burgas, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, the Regional Historical Museum – Burgas, the Burgas Free University and Index Ltd.
Press conference: September 7, 2017 at 10:30 am in the central hall of the Archaeological Museum, Burgas, Al. Bogorids 21. Official Opening of the conference: 7 September 2017 at 13:30 in the "Georgi Baev" Hall in the Cultural Center "Sea Casino", Burgas. Opening of the exhibition "Between God and Men": 7 September 2017 at 17:00 in "Georgi Baev" Hall in the Cultural Center "Sea Casino", Burgas.