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Thursday, May 9 • 9:45am - 10:40am
Opening Collections from the South: heritage digitization in Latin America

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In this session, we aim to explore from different perspectives some of the challenges for digitization practices and policies in Latin America, and explore if there are some commonalities with other countries from the Global South. How can we design strategies, policies and practices that allow us to bring cultural heritage into the digital realm with open access policies?

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Mariana Valente

Director, InternetLab
Director of InternetLab, where I do research around human rights and the Internet; Internet regulation; Gender and Tech; Access to knowledge and Copyright.

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Juliana Monteiro

GLAM projects representative, Creative Commons Brazil
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CC Open GLAM Platform Lead, Creative Commons
Evelin Heidel (a.k.a. Scann) is a longtime member of Creative Commons, currently leading the Open GLAM initiative (http://openglam.org). She has worked in digital heritage, community digitization and intellectual property for the past ten years. Harvard Fellow at the Harvard Library Innovation Lab (2018), International Visiting Scholar at Washington College of Law, American University (2019... Read More →
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Maria Juliana Soto

Researcher / CC Colombia, Karisma Foundation
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Patricio Velasco

Researcher, Derechos Digitales

Thursday May 9, 2019 9:45am - 10:40am WEST
Dili Room, 4th Floor, Museu do Oriente Av. Brasília 352, 1350-279 Lisboa, Portugal