Henrik Summanen, from The Swedish National Heritage Board, will give a seminar titled “National coordination and development of the Swedish digital cultural heritage” on 10 April 2018 from 13:00-14:30 at the room N1017 (Building N, Växjö).
Henrik Summanen is a linguist and archaeologist working with digital change in the museums and cultural heritage business since 2001. He works at The Swedish National Heritage Board, is a member of the EU-commission experts group for Digital Cultural Heritage and member of the advisory board of Swedish National Library.
The secretariat DIGISAM, at the Swedish National Heritage Board, works since 2011 with the coordination of the digitization, the usability and the preservation of the digital Swedish cultural heritage. This entails all aspects of digital transformation. The digital maturity of the leaders in the sector is a key factor for success, as is the long-term perspective regarding technical investments and recruitment. What requirements and specific issues do we find in the cultural heritage business?
About the DH seminar series
The DH seminar series is aimed at providing a forum for relevant DH discussion in the region and beyond, inspiring collaboration with wider audiences about the emerging field of DH field and University’s DH Initiative, thus both strengthening the DH Initiative’s established network, as well as creating a space for collaboration between universities and cross-sectoral partners at national and international levels. Please find more information at: https://lnu.se/en/research/searchresearch/digital-humanities/dh-seminars/.