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DigiCULT 39
DigiCULT is an IST Support Measure (IST-2001-
34898) to establish a regular technology watch that
monitors and analyses technological developments
relevant to and in the cultural and scientific herit-
age sector over the period of 30 months (03/2002-
In order to encourage early take-up, DigiCULT
produces seven Thematic Issues, three Technology
Watch Reports, along with the e-newsletter Digi-
DigiCULT draws on the results of the strategic
study `Technological Landscapes for Tomorrow's Cul-
tural Economy (DigiCULT)', which was initiated by
the European Commission, DG Information Socie-
ty (Unit D2: Cultural Heritage Applications) in 2000
and completed in 2001.
Copies of the DigiCULT Full Report and Execu-
tive Summary can be downloaded from or ordered at:
For further information on DigiCULT please
contact the team of the project co-ordinator:
Mr Guntram Geser,
Tel: +43-(0)662-2288-303
Mr John Pereira,
Tel: +43-(0)662-2288-247
Salzburg Research Forschungsgesellschaft
Jakob-Haringer-Str. 5/III
A - 5020 Salzburg Austria
Tel: +43-(0)662-2288-200
Fax: +43-(0)662-2288-222
Project Partner:
HATII - Humanities Advanced Technology
and Information Institute
University of Glasgow
Mr Seamus Ross,
The members of the Steering Committee
of DigiCULT are:
Philippe Avenier, Ministère de la culture et de la
communication, France
Paolo Buonora, Archivio di Stato di Roma, Italy
Costis Dallas, Critical Publics SA, Greece
Bert Degenhart-Drenth, ADLIB Information
Systems BV, The Netherlands
Paul Fiander, BBC Information & Archives,
United Kingdom
Peter Holm Lindgaard, Library Manager,
Erich J. Neuhold, Fraunhofer IPSI,
Bruce Royan, Concurrent Computing,
United Kingdom