Talks and more: invited speaker/lecturer/workshop convener
27 September 2019 How Innovation in Libraries Supports Open Humanities Research (joint talk with Aisha Al Abdulla, QU Library) at Qatar National Library OA week.
11 September 2019 How to open a GLAM Lab? The first international guidebook.CLaDA eInfrastructure Guest talk, Sofia, Bulgaria.
IFLA Journal workshop, Doing Research in Real World Setting, Pre-workshop of IFLA WLIC 2019, Piraeus, Greece.
Convenor of the First Sub Saharan Workshop on Innovation Labs in Cultural Heritage Institutions. Supported by a grant from UCL GEO. Livingstone, Zambia.
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Student seminar on Innovation in Libraries.The Role of Innovation Labs. Dept. of Information Science, University of Warsaw, Poland.
Student Seminar on User Studies for Digital Library Development, Library and Information Science Program within the Department of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Honolulu, Hawai, USA.
Invited speaker, Research Data Management and Digital Humanities seminar, Curtin University, Perth, Australia.
Academic Chair, International Advanced Masterclass on Open Science Infrastructures in Big Cultural Data, Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
Panellist, BL Labs workshop, The British Library, London, UK.
Invited speaker on Research Data Management. Summer school on big data. Sofia University, Bulgaria.
Keynote speaker (jointly with Gillian Oliver), Digital Curation in Archives: Stages, Solutions, Skills, 13th EASTICA General Conference and Seminar on Selection and Preservation of Digital Documentary Heritage, Guiyang, China.
Invited Speaker, Back to the future? Digital preservation needs of future users anticipated today. PREFORMA International Conference: Shaping our future memory standards, Tallinn, Estonia.
Invited speaker, Research Data Management in the Middle East: The Infrastructures in Qatar. 7th International Conference Development Challenges: A Future Vision, Kuwait.
Invited Speaker, Research Data Management: Differences across Disciplines and Library Practices. International Symposium Management of Cultural Heritage and Libraries in Local Governments, Bursa, Turkey.
Invited speaker, Digital Heritage Content Creation in Intergenerational Oral History Projects: A Tale of Two Projects, and Desired and Undesired Consequences, Scottish Network on Digital Cultural Resources Evaluation. EDCR 2016 symposium, Glasgow, Scotland.
Guest speaker, iSchool at the University of Pittsburgh (talk on citizen science within their Digital Humanities year). Pittsburgh, USA.
Invited talk at the convention Technology meets Scholarship, or how Handwritten Text Recognition will Revolutionize access to archival collections, CO:OP and READ projects Marburg, Germany.
Panellist, Archival cooperation and community building in the Digital Age, ICARUS-ENArC conference, Prague, Czech Republic
Workshop convener, Big data in digital cultural heritage, EuroMed Conference, Limassol, Cyprus.
Invited speaker, What Works Conference on Fostering Quality Teaching – How to maximise the added value of the student experience? OECD conference, Paris, France.
Tutorial convener, User studies in DL development, JCDL conference, Washington DC, USA.
Invited lecture on User studies in archives, Summer school on Access to Digital Archives, Summer University Budapest, Hungary.
Invited Lecturer, International Master in Digital Libraries (DILL), Parma, Italy.
Workshop convener, User studies for digital libraries development, delivered jointly with Pierluigi Feliciati, ELAG 2011, Prague, Czech Republic.
Workshop convener, User studies for digital libraries, jointly with Pierluigi Feliciati, SEEDI 2011, Zagreb, Croatia.
Workshop for cultural heritage professionals on User Studies in Digital Libraries, jointly with Pierluigi Feliciati and Maria Teresa Natale, EVA Conference, Jerusalem, Israel.
Postgraduate Course Applications of ICT to Museums, Volterra, Italy.
November 2005 Workshop for Serbia and Montenegro Digitization in Service of Preservation and Presentation of the Cultural and Environmental, Material and Intangible Heritage, organised by The British Council and the French Institute in Belgrade, Serbia.
Coordinator and academic director, summer school Electronic Publishing for Cultural Heritage, funded by the Marie Curie Programme of the EC, Sofia, Bulgaria.
September 2000 Training Course on the Preservation of Paper Materials in Central and Eastern Europe, Pula, Croatia, UNESCO Venice Office – University Library of Pula.
March 2000 Electronic Publishing programme, Centre for Advanced Media, Prague. Training for Lithuanian specialists.
Academic Director, Summer school Digitisation of Mediaeval Manuscripts, Sofia
Academic Director, Summer school Application of Information Technologies to Biblical Studies, Sofia
Invited faculty, summer school course Digitizing Mediæval Manuscripts HESP-CEU, Budapest, Hungary.
Invited faculty, summer school course Encoding Slavonic Manuscripts, HESP-CEU, Budapest