Albert Gauthier

Directorate General Connect at European Commission

Albert Gauthier works at the European Commission in Luxembourg, at Directorate General Connect. The 'Creativity' unit covers a range of activities from funding leading-edge ICT research to innovation and policy support. Research under the ICT programme will explore the potential of information and communication technologies to enhance creative processes in general and in cultural and educational contexts in particular; it will also enhance user experiences with digital cultural resources, including keeping those resources useable at long-term (digital preservation); innovation activities aim at stimulating the up-take of research results in the creative industry; policy support activities - follow-up of the Commission's recommendations on digitisation and digital preservation; promoting Europeana the European Digital Library.

 

*Albert Gauthier's presentation at Creative Media Days: http://www.slideshare.net/iMinds/iminds-the-conference-2012-albert-gauthier