"Connecting Society through Culture"

We are delighted to announce the programme for the Europeana General Plenary 2012.  The 2012 plenary will take place from 14-15 June and is open to the entire Europeana community. An invite-only pre-conference session will be held on 13 June.

The 2012 plenary sessions will be lead by inspiring key note speakers and supported by a number of break-out sessions on themes including Collaboration, Open Culture and Innovative Technologies from 14 -15 June.

In addition, for 2012, we are delighted to be able to bring you two exciting new events: 

  • a competitive hackathon and editathon running from 13-15 June, and culminating in an award ceremony on 15 June. 
  • the ECloud, an unique visual experience, featuring  personal stories of WW! collected across Europe as part of Europeana's 1914-18 family history roadshows. 
For the full programme, please select your preferred date on the left of the screen.

Following the close of the Europeana Plenary all participants will have the opportunity to attend a ceremony honoring  of Professor Mel Collier, Head of the Library of the University of Leuven, details will be announced at the plenary.

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The Europeana Office
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