events and news

May
19
Fri
2017
Sources of the Hungarian Military Past @ National Archives of Hungary
May 19 @ 13:00 – 16:10
Workshop

Sources of the Hungarian Military Past

In honor of the “Day of Hungarian Home Defense” (21 May), the Research Service of the National Archives of Hungary (NAH) invites the interested public to this workshop (4. public meeting with the readers of Aktakaland blog). The most relevant and recognised professionals will present their special domains at this workshop.

Further details on the programme available here.

May
28
Sun
2017
Bring your history, Hungary! @ Budapest City Archives
May 28 all-day

With this “Bring your history day”, Hungary celebrates the opening of yet another Topotheque: the Topotheque of Solymár, an urban village in northwest of Budapest metropolitan area.

You can follow the Hungarian Topotheques on Facebook here.

The Budapest City Archives.
May
29
Mon
2017
ICARUS-Meeting #19 @ National Archives of Estonia - Rahvusarhiiv
May 29 @ 13:00 – May 31 @ 00:00

co:operative Estonia

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Noora

The host of the first ICARUS-Meeting of 2017 and also 5th partner meeting of the EU-funded project “co:op – community as opportunity” is the National Archives of Estonia in Tartu.

 

The event’s motto: “co:operative Estonia“.
The event’s location: The brand new archive’s building “Noora.

Within the meeting not only will the participants be able to learn more about the best of Estonian digital heritage projects as well as the National Archives’ best practices but also about cooperation projects across national borders. Furthermore, the event will inform on Estonian e-Resedency, a transnational digital identity, and how one can even apply for it.

Within the meeting, the ICARUS Didactics Group invites to a workshop on the Topotheques by the example of the Museum of Agricultural Sciences (MUSA) in Italy. More information on the workshop’s content is available here.

The meeting takes place in the cozy university town Tartu –  town of students, intellectuals and creatives.   We are happy to invite you to the brand new main building of the National Archives of Estonia which is situated in “Silicon Valley” of Tartu.

Click here to learn more about unique Estonia!

Come and spend some quality time with colleagues!


Preliminary programme Registration form

Accommodation

Travel to Tartu Local transportation in Tartu 

Mobility Grant

ICARUS-Meeting #19 @ National Archives of Estonia - Rahvusarhiiv
May 29 @ 13:00 – May 31 @ 00:00

co:operative Estonia

noora_estonia

Noora

The host of the first ICARUS-Meeting of 2017 and also 5th partner meeting of the EU-funded project “co:op – community as opportunity” is the National Archives of Estonia in Tartu.

 

The event’s motto: “co:operative Estonia“.
The event’s location: The brand new archive’s building “Noora.

Within the meeting not only will the participants be able to learn more about the best of Estonian digital heritage projects as well as the National Archives’ best practices but also about cooperation projects across national borders. Furthermore, the event will inform on Estonian e-Resedency, a transnational digital identity, and how one can even apply for it.

Within the meeting, the ICARUS Didactics Group invites to a workshop on the Topotheques by the example of the Museum of Agricultural Sciences (MUSA) in Italy. More information on the workshop’s content is available here.

The meeting takes place in the cozy university town Tartu –  town of students, intellectuals and creatives.   We are happy to invite you to the brand new main building of the National Archives of Estonia which is situated in “Silicon Valley” of Tartu.

Click here to learn more about unique Estonia!

Come and spend some quality time with colleagues!


Preliminary programme Registration form

Accommodation

Travel to Tartu Local transportation in Tartu 

Mobility Grant

Jun
12
Mon
2017
MOM-Tool-Summer-School @ Cologne Center for eHumanities
Jun 12 – Jun 14 all-day

Within the EU-funded project „co:op – community as opportunity“ the Cologne Center for eHumanities will organize a MOM-Tool-Summer-School from 12-14 June 2017 in Cologne (DE).

MOM-Tool-Summer-School?! Just a tongue twister? By no means.

In a MOM-Tool-Summer-School you will be able to learn about the applicabilities of the Monasterium portal – from basic introductions to state-of-the-art newly implemented features. In just three days you´ll get to learn all you need and wish to know about the Monasterium portal!

So far the planned learning opportunities include:

  • Introduction into charters management
  • Set-up of one´s own collections / charters
  • Edit in EditMOM 3
  • Possibly a local MOMathon

Sounds like plenty of opportunities to get involved! Programme available here.

Jun
15
Thu
2017
Bring your history, Czech Republic! @ 1st department of the National Archives in Prague
Jun 15 all-day

The Czech National Archives inPrague organize another “Bring your history day” with a special “Adventures in archives” film screening

After a presentation of the archival holdings of the National Archives by Jitka Křečková, Petr Mareš and Lucie Neužilová (National Archives in Prague) and the world famous museum of archive boxes by Ivo Durec (State District Archives Brno-venkov), visitors can enjoy a special screening of the “Adventures in archives” happenings.

Short movies produced by students from different schools, introduce a new creative and educational apporach to discovering history and historic material safe-guarded in archives.

Click here to learn more about our “Adventures in archives” and make sure to visit our YouTube channel.

Jun
19
Mon
2017
”Offene Archive” | ArchivCamp @ Landesarchiv Nordrhein-Westfalen
Jun 19 @ 10:30 – Jun 20 @ 18:00

At the fourth conference “Offene Archive” (Open Archives), modern and innovative developments in the German and international archives’ world take centre stage: from archival blogging to digital presentations up to virtual user contacts. The list of presenters stretches from Germany to the Netherlands up to the US, from archives to companies up to Wikipedia.

ArchivCamp

The ArchivCamp in connection with the conference is the first BarCamp in the German speaking archive world. It´s all about proactive involvement, exchange of ideas and enthusiasm. There is no trial and error – every idea is a step towards innovation!

Click here for more information on the event’s programme (in German).

Organizers: VdA-Working Group „Offene Archive“ in cooperation with the State Archives NRW, the LWL Archivamt for Westphalia, the Institute for City History Frankfurt am Main, the Rhineland-Westphalian Archive for Economy in Cologne, the Regional Archives of Siegen-Wittgenstein and ICARUS within the EU-funded project “co:op“.

Jun
23
Fri
2017
Discovering family history: the Esterházys
Jun 23 @ 09:00 – Jun 24 @ 19:00
Photo of the Esterházy castle in Rédei.

The Veszprém County Archives of the National Archives of Hungary organizes an international conference about the recent research results of the history of family Esterházy (Csesznek branch).

The conference starts on 23 June (Friday) in Veszprém and continues on 24 June (Saturday) in Réde where the audience is invited to pay tribute to the 250th anniversary of the consecration of the Trinity Chapel (familial necropolis and parish since 1920) in the frames of the festive commemoration.

More information on the programme (in Hungarian) available here.

Oct
23
Mon
2017
ICARUS-Meeting #20 @ Complutense University Madrid
Oct 23 – Oct 25 all-day

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May
28
Mon
2018
ICARUS meeting #21 @ The National Archives Service of Finland - Arkistolaitos
May 28 – May 30 all-day

Details will follow.

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ICARUS meeting #21 @ The National Archives Service of Finland - Arkistolaitos
May 28 – May 30 all-day

Details will follow.

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Sep
23
Sun
2018
ICARUS-Meeting #22 @ Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
Sep 23 @ 12:56 – Sep 25 @ 13:56

More information will follow in due time.

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

ICARUS-Meeting #22 @ Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
Sep 23 @ 12:56 – Sep 25 @ 13:56

More information will follow in due time.

Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

Nov
19
Mon
2018
Film festival @ Hrvatski državni arhiv
Nov 19 @ 12:59 – 13:59

The film festival organized within the EU-funded project “co:op – community as opportunity” is the concluding activity of the project. Further details will follow in due time.

Hrvatski državni arhiv

Film festival @ Hrvatski državni arhiv
Nov 19 @ 12:59 – 13:59

The film festival organized within the EU-funded project “co:op – community as opportunity” is the concluding activity of the project. Further details will follow in due time.

Hrvatski državni arhiv