The Eleventh International Conference on Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific HeritageDiPP2021 aims at presenting innovative results, research projects and applications in the field of digitisation, documentation, archiving, representation and preservation of global and national tangible and intangible cultural and scientific heritage. The main focus is to provide open access to digitised cultural heritage and to set up sustainable policies for its continuous digital preservation and conservation. The priority area is the digital presentation and preservation of cultural and historical objects under conditions of risk, including those from the Burgas region. The forum will demonstrate innovative technologies and prototypes, including digital repositories, digital archives, virtual museums and digital libraries, which result from established practices and achievements in the field. Representatives of public and specialised libraries, museums, galleries, archives, centres, both national and foreign research institutions and universities are invited to participate and exchange experiences, ideas, knowledge and best practices of the field.

There will also:

Workshop on Open Access to Scientific Publications, Data and Data Science, Bulgarian Open Science Cloud which will primarily focus on the following activities:

  • Open Access indicators;
  • Disseminate partners’ best practices;
  • Discuss research problems in the field;
  • Discuss the possibilities of establishing a network of open-access repositories;
  • Contribute to the problems of the harmonization of national legislation and practices; and
  • Discuss the possibilities of developing training courses for creators and managers of scientific digital repositories to ensure interoperability.

Recording from the session


DiPP2021 is organized with the financial support of the National Scientific Fund (Contract No. КП-06-МНФ/3/19.08.2021) and is under the patronage of UNESCO and the Burgas Municipality.

DiPP2021 co-organisers: Regional Academic Center of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences  Burgas, Regional Historical Museum – Burgas, Burgas Free University.

DiPP2021 Conference: 23-25 September, 2021

Location of the Event: Burgas, Bulgaria

Working language of the conference: English


Important news!

Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, from vol. 1, 2011 to vol. 10, 2021 have been accepted and indexed in SCOPUS.

Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, from vol. 8, 2018  to vol. 10, 2021  have been accepted and indexed in Web of Science.


Important dates!

Deadline submission of information about papers' title and authors: May 15, 2021

Extended deadline for papers submission: June 05, 2021  June 15, 2021

Submission of proposals for workshops and discussions: June 01, 2021

Notification of acceptance: July 25, 2021

Submission of final versions of papers: July 30, 2021




Call for papers