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30.08.2018 (All day)

09:30 AM


10:00 AM

Opening at the Fraunhofer IGD

(Moderator Petra Boberg, HR info)

10:10 AM

Welcome address: Fraunhofer IGD and digital cultural heritage research

(Prof. Dieter Fellner, Institute Director Fraunhofer IGD)

10:20 AM

Welcome address: The significance of digitalization and cultural heritage for Darmstadt

(Jochen Partsch, Lord Mayor of the City of Darmstadt)

10:30 AM

European Year of Cultural Heritage: Why the digital preservation of cultural heritage is so important

(Dr. Marinos Ioannides, Director UNESCO Chair on Digital Heritage, Cyprus University of Technology)

11:00 AM

Digitual cultural (heritage) research: State and perspectives of EU research and innovation

(Franziska Scherer, Nationale Kontaktstelle Gesellschaft)

11:30 AM

The Mathildenhöhe: The claim of the museum world to digital cultural heritage research

(Dr. Philipp Gutbrod, Director Institut Mathildenhöhe)

12:00 PM

Fraunhofer IGD: Autonomous 3D digitalization – solutions to current challenges

(Pedro Santos, Director of the Digitalization of Cultural Heritage Department, Fraunhofer IGD)

12:30 PM

Podium discussion

(Moderator: Petra Boberg (HR-info)

Participant: Constanze Fuhrmann and Pedro Santos (Fraunhofer IGD), Franziska Scherer (Nationale Kontaktstelle Gesellschaft), Dr. Johanna Leissner (Fraunhofer Brüssel), Dr. Thomas Hörnschemeyer (Senckenberg Nature Research Society), Dr. Marinos Ioannides (Cyprus University of Technology)

01:00 PM

Award of the EU Prize for Cultural Heritage/Europa Nostra Award 2018

The European Commission and Europa Nostra award CultLab3D of Fraunhofer IGD with the EU Prize for Cultural Heritage/Europe Nostra Award 2018

(Graham Bell, Board of Europa Nostra/Jochen Pöttgen, Head of the Regional Office of the European Commission in Bonn)

01:20 PM

Mixer and lunch

01:45 PM

Highlight – Leadership Digitalization and Mathildenhöhe

You will gain insights into the latest digitization technologies at Fraunhofer IGD, visit the Museum Künstlerkolonie, and learn exciting things about the path of the Mathildenhöhe to becoming a UNESCO World Heritage site.

03:20 PM

Closing and champagne reception at the Mathildenhöhe