Category Archives: Events

Posts about Conferences, Workshops, Open Days and other events.

On the Road – Heading Up To Edinburgh

Today we’re hot-footing up to Edinburgh in the Digital Building Heritage Group Transit Van to take part in the AHRC’s Connected Communities Showcase Event at the Edinburgh Conference Centre at Heriot watt University on the 4th July. The Van is … Continue reading

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Kibworth sees East Midlands celebration of HLF “All Our Stories” winners

This week saw the celebration by the East Midlands Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) of successful “All Our Stories” funding applicants at Kibworth Village Hall. Kibworth was the village which formed the focus of Michael Wood’s “Story of England” community archaeology … Continue reading

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HLF Announces “All Our Stories” Winners – De Montfort University Partners’ Successes

What we’ve all been waiting for – The announcement by the Heritage Lottery Fund of the successful applicants to their “All Our Stories” heritage funding – THE BIG NEWS is that ELEVEN of the Digital Building Heritage group’s collaborative partners … Continue reading

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AHRC Community Heritage Workshop 2 – Great Ideas

The second of the Digital Building Heritage group’s AHRC sponsored Community Heritage Workshops was held this week with twenty four participants from eight different community heritage organizations. The range and diversity of projects these groups are involved with is amazing, … Continue reading

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Mind Mapping and Soul Searching at the First AHRC Digital Building Heritage Workshop

  This week the Digital Building Heritage group ran the first of two workshops sponsored by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to assist community heritage groups focus their thinking on how digital technologies could help them towards achieving … Continue reading

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BBC Radio Leicester interview on new 3D Reconstruction of a Wren / Hawksmoor design for the Sir John Moore School

BBC Radio Leicester’s Dave Andrews took time out of his “Talking History” show to interview De Montfort University’s Dr. Douglas Cawthorne about an un-built design for the Sir John Moore School  in Appleby Magna by Sir Christopher Wren and Nicholas Hawksmoor. … Continue reading

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“Building Jerusalem”: Digital Building Heritage project to unveil new reconstruction of a lost architectural design at BBC event

The Digital Building Heritage project at De Montfort University will be presenting a new “Top Secret” project at the BBC’s Great British Story event to be held at The Sir John Moore Foundation in Appleby Magna, Derbyshire 10:00 – 14:00 … Continue reading

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Summaries of the Digital Building Heritage conference / open day presentations now available

The fascinating presentations that were given at the Digital Building Heritage conference / open day on the Friday 25th May are now available as high quality, secured Power Point handouts on the Conference / Open Day page here: http://digitalbuildingheritage.our.dmu.ac.uk/conference-open-day/ The … Continue reading

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Sun Shines on Digital Building Heritage Coneference / Open Day

The Digital Building Heritage conference / open day at De Montfort Univetsity on Friday 25th May has been a great success. A range of  speakers from De Montfort University, local community heritage groups, Leicester County Council and the Heritage Lottery … Continue reading

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Final Preparations for the Digital Building Heritage Conference and Open Day

There’s one day to go until the Digital Building Heritage conference / open day on Friday 25th May and the De Montfort University Digital Building Heritage team are busy preparing the venue in the Hugh Aston Building, and also preparing … Continue reading

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