DAISSy Research Group of HOU invites you to the Final International Conference of the EUHeritage project

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DAISSy Research Group of the Hellenic Open University (HOU), Greek project partner of the project “Skills for promotion, valorisation, exploitation, mediation and interpretation of European Cultural Heritage – EUHeritage” invites you to attend online the Final International Conference “New skills for cultural heritage & tourism” on the 17th   of December 2021 at 10.00 – 13.00 CET.

The Final Conference of the European project EUHeritage will take place live in Matera (Basilicata, Italy) with invited speakers, Dr. Achilles Kameas and Mrs. Panagiota Polymeropoulou, DAISSy research group – Hellenic Open University.

We invite you to participate online, through the Facebook Live on the project’s official Facebook Page: https://facebook.com/EUHeritageProject/ or through a Zoom connection!

To register please click on this link. A personal link will be sent to you with the access details to the zoom platform. This event will take place in English.

EUHeritage is a transnational project developed under Erasmus+ EU program (Sector Skills Alliance for Design and Delivery of VET) coordinated by Materahub. The project created a new transnational curriculum for cultural heritage professionals, focused on digital skills, transferable and transversal competences, soft skills and skills connected to “experience tourism” in the field of cultural heritage. The project deployed a cross-sectoral and multidisciplinary methodology in order to connect the heritage sectors with tourism, technology, Creative and Cultural industries, entrepreneurship & business.

Programme of the conference

Friday 17 December 2021

  • 10:00 Welcome and Introduction to the conference – Paolo Montemurro, Materahub
  • 10:10 EU Heritage MOOC & social platform: building an online community of practice for cultural heritage – Panagiota Polymeropoulou, HOU
  • 10:30 The DAISSy research group of Hellenic Open University – Achilles D. Kameas, HOU
  • 10:50 Digital strategies and tools for cultural heritage – Christoph Klütsch, M2C
  • 11:15 ReInherit: an innovative Digital Hub with tools and resources on training, tourism, conservation, preservation, knowledge creation for heritage – tba, Bank of Cyprus Foundation
  • 11:40 Materahub’s commitment to sustainable tourism and heritage – Raffaele Vitulli, Materahub
  • 12:00 Impactour: database, information systems, big data, online communities for more sustainable cultural tourism – Carlo Ferretti, Materahub
  • 12:20 EU Stories Digital Toolbox: a set of digital tools to create and enrich your innovative tourism and heritage experiences – Sara Simeone, Materahub
  • 12:40 Closing remarks
  • 13.:00 End of Conference

For more information on EUHeritage project, you can visit/ contact us at:

  • Website: https://www.euheritage.eu/ – http://daissy.eap.gr/en/projects/euherit-project/
  • Facebook: @EUHeritageProject – @DAISSyResearchGroup
  • Twitter: @EUHerit_project – @daissy_research
  • Instagram: @daissy_researchgroup
  • LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/daissyresearchgroup/
  • Email: info@daissy.eap.gr
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