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Digital Collaboratory for Cultural Dendrochronology (DCCD)
A digital data library for dendrochronology

This project is funded by the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) section Humanities (Medium Investment subsidy 2008-2011) and is hosted by the Cultural Heritage Agency (RCE/OCW). Project manager: Prof.dr. E. Jansma.

Digital Collaboratory for Cultural Dendrochronology (DCCD) in the Low Countries

NWO/Humanities Medium Investment programme 2007-2011

Final symposium 1 September 2011, Cultural Heritage Agency (RCE), Amersfoort


9.00 Coffee/tea

9.30 Welcome (Dirk Houtgraaf, director Information Services, Cultural Heritage Agency)

9.35 The Digital Collaboratory for Cultural Dendrochronology (DCCD): standardizing, storing and reusing tree-ring data from the cultural and natural heritage in Europe – Esther Jansma (Cultural Heritage Agency and Utrecht University)

9.55 Connecting communities and content: digital collaboration in heritage and the humanities – Peter Doorn and Paul Boon (Data Archiving and Networked services)

10.20 Millennial-length climate reconstructions from historical and relict wood samples – Jan Esper (Mainz University)

10.45 Coffee/tea break

11.15 Tree-ring data and palaeoenvironmental reconstructionsWim Hoek (Utrecht University)

11.40 Age and provenance: the importance of dendrochronology for significance assessment of shipwrecks – Martijn Manders (Cultural Heritage Agency)

12.05 Routes of Baltic timber in the 18th century: a brief survey – Jan Willem Veluwenkamp and Werner Scheltjens (Groningen University)

12.30 Who owns the data? Saving and transmitting irreplaceable data across the frontiers of language, culture, institutional memory, human longevity, and time – Peter Kuniholm (Cornell University)

12.55 Final words – Esther Jansma (Cultural Heritage Agency)

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Workshop 1 DCCD for dummies

14.45 Workshop 2 DCCD for dummies

15.30 Reception

17.00 Warm snacks/dinner


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