REEVALUATE held its 2nd Plenary Meeting!

On June 13-14, 2024, the REEVALUATE consortium held its 2nd plenary meeting at the Humboldt Forum in Berlin. This event brought together project partners to discuss progress, challenges, and future plans for the project aimed at digitizing and managing cultural heritage.

Highlights

Day 1: 13th June 2024

The meeting initiated with a welcome address and an overview of the project’s objectives and achievements over the past six months.  Project’s management strategies were presented, focusing on coordination, administrative and financial management, technical and innovation management, quality and risk management, and data governance. Key objectives and plans for the next six months were also outlined.

The discussion afterwards was focused on the current state of digitization of cultural heritage in Europe, covering assessment benefits, stakeholder engagement, user needs, and the development of cultural artefacts’ contextual ontology.

Participants were later divided into groups to discuss the planning and implementation of various pilots within the project, sharing at the end a common discussion for all.

This session was followed by the semantic management enablers discussions for the project, focusing on cultural items identification, along with the envisioned enablers for the REEVALUATE framework.

Day 2: 14th June 2024

The second day continued with the discussions about dissemination and communication strategies, synergies and ecosystem development, and policy scenario generation.

The progress made so far and plans for the next six months were also shared. A recap of activities and anticipated deliverables for the forthcoming six months was also presented, addressing any risks, concerns, and necessary revisions.

The plenary meeting concluded with a summary of open issues and a closing address.

 Summing up

The 2nd plenary meeting of the REEVALUATE project was a significant step in advancing the project’s goals. It provided an opportunity for partners to align on objectives, share progress, and plan for the future. The collaborative efforts and discussions during the two days laid a strong foundation for the next phases of the project.

Looking ahead

As we move forward, our focus remains on achieving the project’s objectives and delivering valuable results. We are excited about the upcoming tasks and activities of REEVALUATE and look forward to sharing our progress with you.

Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to make strides in this project!