CREATE Salon #3: Tags, tools and transparency On the day that 30 enormous 17th-century Dutch group portraits were brought together for the first time in the exhibition Hollanders van de Gouden Eeuw, the CREATE Salon took place in the historical Vondelzaal at the Singel. InREAD MORE

Publiek, bedrijfsleven, onderzoekers, overheden en erfgoedinstellingen verbinden zich steeds vaker met elkaar door informatie te delen. Doordat veel van die informatie als open data beschikbaar komt, ontstaan er vruchtbare samenwerkingen tussen diverse partijen. Tijdens het eerste CLICKNL Connected Data Event wordt ingegaan op de kansen van zulkeREAD MORE

Do you also think it is time for a reality check on the creative industries? Come check out talks, discussions, art & design lab, workshops and performances during My Creativity Sweatshop, 20-21 November 2014 at Trouw Amsterdam.  READ MORE

Dr. Paul Dijstelberge will present Metabotnik. Metabotnik allows scholars to gather a selection of high-resolution image files, add metadata and contextual information, and render a Seadragon compatible gigapixel image ready for use, all while doing so from a web-based tool. Dieuwke Hupkes will discuss part-of-speech tagging of 17th centuryREAD MORE

On November 6th we have planned an exciting afternoon with 3D reconstructions and virtual reality experiences of historical spaces. UvA researchers Loes Opgenhaffen and Madelon Simons will present their digital reconstruction of The Paradise (‘t Paradijs) on the Kalverstraat, home of the family of PompejusREAD MORE