The Sapienza University of Rome will held the EAGLE 2016 International Conference on Digital and Traditional Epigraphy in Context on 27-29 of January 2016.
The conference is organised by EAGLE project with the support of Sapienza Università di Roma under the auspices of Centro Linceo Beniamino Segre.
The conference is intended to be a forum for anyone willing to share and discuss experiences and current general best practices for digital editions. It is open to researchers, archivists, industry professionals, museum curators and others seeking to create a forum in which individuals and institutions can find a place to collaborate.
Co-funded by the European Commission under its Information and Communication Technologies Policy Support Programme, EAGLE aims to create an e-library for Digital Epigraphy of unprecedented scale and quality for ingestion to Europeana. EAGLE is also aiming at creating a network of experts and people interested in Epigraphy and Cultural Heritage.
EAGLE Promo Video
The script focuses on the dramatic and compelling story behind the main inscription on the Arch of Septimius Severus in Rome, evoking the whole arc of the subsequent history of Ancient Rome.