23 - 24 SEPTEMBER 2021

online event

Discovering Chinese Cultural Heritage in Europeana
PAGODE final conference

Draft programme

Discovering Chinese Cultural Heritage in Europeana

Day one: 23 september 2021

9,30 CEST – Registration

9,40 Welcome messages:

  • Hilde De Clercq, Director of KIK-IRPA
  • Mauro Fazio, director at MISE Italian Ministry of Economic Development and Coordinator of PAGODE

Session 1 –  Keynote speeches (10,00 – 11,00)

Chair: Antonella Fresa, Promoter S.r.l.

10,00 Key note from Europeana Foundation (title tbc)

10,20 Key note from Chinese institution(s), Representative of Chinese Cultural Centres Europe – Ministry of Culture of China (tbc)

10,40 European Commission / HaDEA (title tbc)

Break 11,00 – 11,20

Session 2 – The PAGODE tools (11,20 – 12,30)

Chair: Erik Buelinckx, KIK-IRPA

11,20 Semantic background, Maja Veselič and Nataša Vampelj Suhadolnik, University of Ljubljana

11,40 Crowdsourcing annotation, Spyros Bekiaris, Sofie Taes, Valentina Bachi, Photoconsortium

12,00 Automatic Enrichment, Orfeas Menis – Mastromichalakis, Mina Karatza, PostScriptum

12,20 Q&A

12,30 End of morning session

Figure of an earth spirit. Tang dynasty, first half of 8th c. © Benaki Museum

afternoon events

Networking meeting (15.30 – 16.30)

Open roundtable: how to participate in further collaborations

Chair: Maja Veselič, University of Ljubljana

  • Introduction to new funding opportunities and lessons learnt, Antonella Fresa, Promoter S.r.l. 
  • Building upon and beyond PAGODE, Kostas Kostantinidis, PostScriptum
  • Debate

Break 16,30 – 17,00

Launch of the PAGODE book (17,00 – 18,00)

  • Welcome words
  • Forewords from the academic partners
  • Browsing the book together

Europeana China virtual exhibition at Museo della Grafica, Pisa (18,00 – 19,00). Social event follows.

Day two: 24 september 2021

9,20 CEST – Registration

Session 3 –  Connecting Europe with China (9,30 – 10,40)

Chair: Kostas Kostantinidis, PostScriptum

  • Presentations of the Partner Content Providers
  • Presentations of the Associate Content Providers
  • Presentations of Chinese Associate Partners (tbc) 

Break 10,40 – 11,00

Session 4 – Spreading the word (11,00 – 12,20)

* PAGODE Digital Festival: Video Highlights 

* Europeana China Feature Page 

Chair and curator: Sofie Taes, Photoconsortium 

  • Curatorial and editorial approach, selection of themes and formats, workflow
  • Result: the China feature page (Thematic Collection) on Europeana
  • A virtual tour of the exhibition

Conclusions (12,20 – 12,30)

12,30 End of the conference