DIGI 2015 International Conference

              Use of digital technology in heritage preservation

Conference Dates:
                    26-27 November 2015

Conference Venue:                   Red Hall MFC, Pasteurova 1, Ústí nad Labem


Centre for Documentation and Digitisation of Cultural Heritage, Faculty of Arts, University of Jan Evangelista Purkyně in Ústí nad Labem

Omnium z.s.

Preservation Institute, Faculty of Architecture at the Czech Technical University

The purpose of the conference is to present the professional and general public with current and new methods of documentation using digital technologies and methods that are used in conservation in our country and in Europe. 



Professional contributions and presentations

We invite you to actively participate in the conference by presenting materials related to the themes listed below. Subject matter outside these themes may be presented with approval from the promoter.

  Collection of data in the area of monument documentation
    scanning, photogrammetry, photographs, multi-image photography, etc.
   Processing, archiving and presentation of scanned data 
    BIM, models, cuts, possibilities for publication and presentation of results 
   Application study and implementation in practice
    practical experience with digitisation, link with other disciplines
   Digitisation of historical documents, books and photographs

Commercial contributions and presentations

The aim of the conference is to present a wide range of commercial services that provide digital documentation in the area of conservation to participants, particularly directed toward conservation executives (MA, RA, ÚOP NPÚ).

Please present a draft paper describing the contents of your commercial presentation. Commercial presentations will be located in the atrium in front of the Red Hall. The promoter reserves the right to determine the suitability of the topic of presentation.


Poster Section

It will be possible to present your contributions beyond the time frame of the conference in the poster section in the ATRIUM IN FRONT OF the Red Hall. The maximum poster size is A1 format. To participate in the poster section it is necessary to pre-register at the e-mail address listed below.

Conditions for acceptance of a professional or commercial contribution

-          Submit an abstract of the professional or commercial contribution by 30 June 2015

-          Submit the professional or commercial contribution by 30 September 2015

-          Maximum abstract length is 1 page (1800) keystrokes

-          Abstract language version: English, Czech, German

-          Presentation length is set at 25 minutes

Please note that submitted abstracts will be translated and made available as a supplement of the conference programme in English, Czech and German. Please make sure your abstracts are designed with the knowledge they will be disclosed in the conference programme.

Presented abstracts will be compiled and published. The expected date of the publication of the proceedings is mid-2016.

E-mail for submission of abstracts or contributions: digi2015@omniumos.cz


Mgr. Bára Větrovská, CDDKD FF UJEP: e-mail: bvetrovska@omniumos.cz

Ing. Jakub Děd, Omnium z.s., phone: +420 739 385 928, e-mail: jded@omniumos.cz

 Download CFP here