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Interregional cooperation structures in the field of cultural heritage

Martin MÜHLECK

(Assembly of European Regions)

Regional governments often face tremendous constraints in the preservation and development of their cultural heritage. In most cases this is not only a question of financial means to preserve objects of high cultural value, but it is also quite often a certain uncertainty about what to do with your [...]

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Structural Funds and the new programming period 2007-2013

Martin HUTTER

(City of Vienna, Municipal Department 27 – EU-Strategy and Economic Development)

The reduction of disparities between the levels of development of the various regions and the contribution to economic and social cohesion of the European Union are the main targets of the Structural Funds and their role is being stated in article 158 [...]

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Investing into a free spatial information system for archaeologists

Benjamin DUCKE

(Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Germany)

Geographic information systems have today gained general acceptance as the software of choice for spatial data analysis in archaeology. At the same time, awareness of the importance of open software technology has grown among professionals concerned with freely using, developing and sharing methods and data. The software presented here [...]

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National programme of digitisation of archival, library and museum holdings

Lana KRIŽAJ

(Ministry of Culture, Direction for cultural development and cultural policy, Zagreb, Croatia)

The aim of this paper is to present the National Programme of digitisation of archival, library and museum holdings of the Republic of Croatia and the National project “Croatian Cultural Heritage” as the final outcome of the Programme. The National Programme [...]

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Financing and Cultural Heritage / Project Exchange

Chair: Eugen SCHERER, Austria)

The topic of financing projects of cultural heritage was included into the yearly archaeological Conferences of the City of Vienna for a special purpose. The Working Community of Danube Regions and the Assembly of European Regions are dedicating their energies among others to the restoration of its member-regions’ rich cultural heritage [...]

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Prototype of Archeological Web Portal under GNU/GPL Licence

Henry-Louis GUILLAUME / Clément JAMET

(Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris, France)

In this dissertation we will present you our dynamic website for the French archaeological Community. Throught this portal all archaeologists will find many services : mail server and client, discussion boards, downloads, files backup system, scientific links, voice over IP servers, newsletters, edition of online C.V. and [...]

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Frei verfügbarer Softwarebaukasten für die archäologische Ausbildung

A. CSAPLÁROS1 / H. ZEINER2

(1Berzsenyi Dániel Foiskola Szombathely, Hungary / 2Joanneum Research, Graz, Österreich)

Die Ausbildung in der Archäologie erlebt einen Wandel. Die Anzahl der frei verfügbaren Software- und Analyse-Werkzeuge mit verbesserten Visualisierungstechniken wird immer umfangreicher und leichter zugänglich für die archäologische Ausbildung. Die Art der Visualisierung und die archäologischen Analysemethoden bzw. die Einbettung [...]

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An open source enviroment for archaeological spatial data analysis

Benjamin DUCKE

(Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Germany)

All around the globe, individual heritage managers find themselves fighting an unfair battle to preserve the world’s archaeological heritage. The ever increasing pressure of rapid urban sprawl, short-profit landuse schemes and a general low priority for the preservation of historical monuments and landscapes are seldom balanced off with adequate [...]

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Suitability of generic data exchange models for archaeological purposes

Wouter BOASSON

(The Netherlands)

Several national and international projects are set up to create spatial data infrastructures to enable the exchange of data. These project have a generic character, and as so are not aimed at the highly specialized archaeological domain. However, from my experience as a GIS specialist in the archaeological research and as [...]

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PEVIAR: Preservation of digital data without migration

Peter FORNARO

(University of Basel, Switzerland)

Archives and museums need a solution to conserve digital cultural heritage for future generations. Today, these institutions are relying on proprietary technology. The fast technological progression of digital equipment causes the unpredictability of the lifetime of storage systems. The aim of Peviar (Permanent Visual Archive) is the development of [...]

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An interactive museum for the Palaeolithic site of Melka Kunture (Ethiopia): Archaeological and geological data, digital photogrammetry and web mapping

Riccardo SALVINI1 / Maria Cristina SALVI1 / Giulia GRUPPIONI1 / Leonardo CARMIGNANI1 / Marcello PIPERNO2 / Rosalia GALLOTTI2 / Guy KIEFFER3 / Jean-Paul RAYNAL4 / Maria Grazia BULGARELLI5 / Carmine COLLINA2

(1Università di Siena, Italy / 2Università di Roma “La Sapienza”, Italy / 3Italian Archaeological Mission at Melka Kunture and Balchit / 4Università di Bordeaux [...]

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