EuropeanaTech 2018, 15-16 May, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Following on from successful EuropeanaTech conferences in 2011 and 2015, EuropeanaTech 2018 will be held on the ss Rotterdam, 15-16 May 2018 and Digirati will be there.

Matt McGrattan, Digirati’s Head of Digital Library Solutions, will be presenting a review of the work of the Technical Specification Group to date, discuss the current draft specification for crawling and harvesting of IIIF resources, and explain how publishers and consumers of IIIF based content can get involved and begin to make use of the current draft specification. Matt will also be taking part in an experts panel to debate about IIIF and Discovery.

EuropeanaTech 2018 will bring together representatives of the Europeana ecosystem and other world digital libraries to inspire each other, transfer knowledge and make technology related recommendations for the future of Europeana and digital cultural heritage.

During two days the network of technical specialists from GLAM, research institutions and creative industries to network will get together and share their progress with others, discuss topics of huge interest to the Europeana community, and advise on data, discovery and delivery.

The event will target 350 developers, researchers, technologists and data specialists with cultural heritage interests and from cultural heritage institutions, and will be sponsored by the EuropeanaTech community.