Network Association Member


Frederik Truyen

  • Network Association Member
  • Members Council Member
  • President

  • Photoconsortium

  • Belgium

  • Other

Frederik Truyen (°1961) is professor at the Faculty of Arts, Leuven University (KU Leuven). He publishes on Digitization of Cultural Heritage, E-Learning and Epistemology. In charge of CS Digital, the mediaLab of the Institute for Cultural Studies. He teaches Information Science and Online Publishing. He was involved in projects on Open Educational Resources, such as Net-CU and OCW EU, and on digitization of Cultural Heritage; EuropeanaPhotography, Europeana Space and CIVIC Epistemologies. Fred Truyen is programme director of the MA in Cultural Studies. He is technical editor of Image & Narrative and president of Photoconsortium, the photography aggregator for Europeana.

Speaking at

  • 16 — 18
    00:00 — 00:00

    14th Image and Research International Conference

    35, Spanje

    The Centre for Image Research and Diffusion (CRDI) of the Girona City Council and the Association of Archivists of Catalonia, are calling the 14th Image and Research International Conference, which will be held in the Palau de Congressos de Girona from 17th to 18th of November.

    Previously, on 16th, four workshops related to the areas of interest of the Conference will be organized.

  • 21 — 22
    10:00 — 15:30

    Europeana Space Third International Conference

    10557 Berlin, Germany

    Cultural Heritage: Reuse, Remake, Reimagine, the third conference from the Europeana Space project, will showcase the myriad ways that cultural heritage can be used and enriched through new technologies, innovation and the ingenuity of the creative industries.

  • 20
    00:00 — 00:00

    Europeana Photography launch

    Lungarno Galileo Galilei, Italy

    On May 20th it’s “Open, Sesame!” at Pisa’s Museo della Grafica. Precisely on the European Night of Museums, PHOTOCONSORTIUM and Europeana will launch Europeana Photography: an online platform that celebrates early photography by showcasing some of the finest historical collections around.

    Online exhibitions, themed galleries, blogposts and readymade queries will guide you through this treasure trove. But you’re more than welcome to go off and explore on your own, using our state-of-the-art search and filter tools! Image by image, story by story, you’ll get immersed in today’s remnants of a world long gone.