State Library of Queensland

Making Meaning: collections as data

Explore the potential power of collections as data and help us build a community of practice in Australia.

Professional Development

Event Details


Professional Development

Event Starts

Mar 8, 2024 08:45

Event Ends

Mar 8, 2024 16:00


State Library of Queensland


Stanley Place, South Brisbane, Qld 4101

Making Meaning is a one-day symposium featuring influential and challenging speakers from the research, government, digital humanities and GLAM (Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums) sectors. Making Meaning aims to raise awareness of the potential of collections as data and build a community of practice in Australia.

The day includes three keynote speakers and lightning talks to build understanding and expertise and to showcase best practice examples of collections as data. There will be networking opportunities and a panel conversation on the intersection of collecting institutions, researchers and technologies in enabling meaning making.

Keynote speakers announced are:

If you understand the power of data and are seeking ways to better integrate it into your work, this symposium is for you.

Early bird tickets are currently available. Save $20 per ticket by booking before 22 December 2023.


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