[Openglam_members] Fwd: DPLAfest 2015

Joris Pekel jpekel at gmail.com
Thu Nov 27 13:41:05 UTC 2014

Thanks for the information Lieke,

I am going to explore the options of attending. There might be something to
be combined with Europeana work. I am also speaking to Kenny this Tuesday
about something else and see if I can bring this to the table.



2014-11-27 13:15 GMT+01:00 Lieke Ploeger <lieke.ploeger at okfn.org>:

> Hi Joris,
> No, they will most likely not be able to fund travel costs, unfortunately.
> So far I've heard from Sylvia Petrovic-Majer that she would be interested
> to set up a workshop (in a team of 2-4 people): are any others planning on
> going / would like to participate? Ideas for topics for such a workshop are
> also welcome!
> It would be good discuss it further in our next WG call, and then I can
> update Kenny in January to see what the best option would be for us to
> join.
> Best, Lieke
> On 25 November 2014 at 15:25, Joris Pekel <jpekel at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi Lieke,
>> Would be very interested in setting something up, but currently no plans
>> to attend. I don't expect them to pay for travel right?
>> Cheers,
>> Joris
>> 2014-11-24 13:19 GMT+01:00 Lieke Ploeger <lieke.ploeger at okfn.org>:
>>> Dear all,
>>> Last week we were contacted by Kenny Whitebloom from DPLA (Digital
>>> Public Library of America) about the DPLAfest
>>> <http://dp.la/info/get-involved/dplafest/april-2015/> they are
>>> organizing in April 2015 in Indianapolis, USA. DPLA is working on
>>> bringing together digital cultural resources from America’s libraries,
>>> archives, and museums, and making them freely available to the world. In
>>> this two-day there will be interactive workshops, hackathons,
>>> discussions with community leaders and practitioners, fun events, and more
>>> around topics related to DPLA. In the attached document you can read
>>> more about the plans for the event.
>>> Kenny asked us if the OpenGLAM community would like to be involved:
>>> there is an option for us to organize a workshop or discussion around a
>>> topic relevant to our community. Alternatively, we can also be part of
>>> workshops or discussion panels that have already been planned (such as one
>>> around issues related to rights/copyright and digital libraries).
>>> Are any of you interested in setting up such a workshop or discussion
>>> panel, and do you have any plans for attending DPLAfest?
>>> Best, Lieke.
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