The University of Amsterdam is a public university located in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The UvA is one of two large, publicly funded research universities in the city, the other being the VU University Amsterdam (VU). Established in 1632 by municipal authorities and later renamed for the city of Amsterdam, the University of Amsterdam is the third-oldest university in the Netherlands. It is one of the largest research universities in Europe with 31,186 students, 4,794 staff, 1,340 PhD students and an annual budget of €600 million.Read more

CREATE is short for Creative Amsterdam: An E-Humanities Perspective, a research programme established in 2014. We are based at the department of Media Studies at the University of Amsterdam, and part of the Amsterdam Centre for Cultural Heritage and Identity.Read more

ACHI’s mission is to explore the effects of cultural heritage in a broad sense (from material culture to art, literature, and the new media) on processes of identity formation and the effects of identities on the meanings attributed to cultural heritage.Read more

The 4D Research Lab facilitates researchers from different disciplines in the Humanities who have specific spatial and architectural, i.e. three dimensional questions that cannot be answered with traditional methods, nor have the knowledge of 3D modelling programs and computing facilities. Read more

Grobbel & Dreis is the name under which Petra Dreiskämper has been designing and developing databases, web applications, search systems, web services and other digital products for the cultural heritage sector since 1999. Petra’s specialty is in the development of tools and applications that enable heritage institutions to manage their collections more easily, easily and sustainably and to enrich their data where possible.Read more