Conference presentations 'Digitisation of Cultural Heritage and Orphan Works' now available


The conference was jointly organised by FORWARD, CINEMATEK and the Royal Library of Belgium. All the presentations are now available on the FORWARD website.

Also available:

  • Conference programme
  • Participants list
  • Radio interview with Nicola Mazzanti, 01.12.2016 (in French)
  • Photo gallery



  • Directive 2012/28/EU and its transpostion into Belgian law (N. Lenaerts, Economy Federal Public Service)
  • Presentation of the EUIPO Database for Orphan Works (G. Berasneviciute-Singh, EUIPO – European Union Intellectual Property Office)
  • Digitisation of printed heritage and orphan works (F. Lemmers, Royal Library of Belgium)
  • Digitisation of audiovisual heritage and orphan works: Introduction into the FORWARD project (D. Hanegreefs, CINEMATEK)
  • Demonstration of the FORWARD system (G. Scipione, CINECA)