NOVEMBER 6, 2023.


  • 10:00 am – 10:30 am. Evidencing Impact: Counting things is not enough. Modern libraries and archives need to use appropriate methods to gather and communicate evidence of the impact that their provision and services have on their communities.

Dr Frankie Wilson, Head of Assessment, Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford, Clarendon Building.

  • 10:30 am – 11:00 am. Digitisation challenges – the end-to-end workflow and a large collection.

Andrew Longworth, Digitisation Workflow Manager, British Library.

  • 11:00 am – 11:15 am. Coffee break.
  • 11:15 am – 11:45 am. Using AI to build dynamic upskilling/non-formal training opportunities based on librarie's content.

Harri Ketamo, Founder and Chairman, Headai.

  • 11:45 am – 12:15 pm. Recovery Plan in Braidense National Library: projects to increase accessibility in cultural heritage.

Marzia Dina Pontone, Scientific and technical director, Biblioteca Nazionale Braidense.

  • 12:15 pm – 01:00 pm. Open archives - global and professional trends in digital environment.

Vlatka Lemić, Head of Archival Office, University of Zagreb.

  • 01:00 pm – 02:00 pm. Lunch.
  • 02:00 pm – 02:30 pm. Local libraries in Digital Cultural Heritage Space.

Andrija Sagić, Head of Digital Development Department, “Milutin Bojić” Library.

  • 02:30 pm – 03:00 pm. Archiving the future. From memory to research.

Debora Rossi, Head of Historical Archive of Contemporary Arts (ASAC), La Biennale di Venezia.

  • 03:00 pm – 03:15 pm. Coffee break.
  • 03:15 pm – 03:45 pm. Teaching with rare books and special collections: embedding best-practice in the student experience.

Adele Redhead, Senior Lecturer, Information Studies, Postgraduate Taught Convenor, School of Humanities.

  • 03:45 pm – 04:15 pm. Manara – Qatar Research Repository.

Marcin Werla, Director of Digital Collections, Qatar National Library.