News and events


Centre for Digital Heritage Conference 2018

Posted on Tuesday 16 January 2018

Lund University will host the 2018 annual meeting of the Centre for Digital Heritage (CDH).

Discovering England’s Burial Spaces

Posted on Tuesday 12 September 2017

University of York researchers awarded Historic England funding to support community led burial space research

CDH Take Delivery of Reflectance Transformation Imaging Dome

Posted on Thursday 9 February 2017

A new piece of imaging equipment allows researchers from across the CDH community to reveal previously unseen traces of our past.

YOHRS 2016/17 programme

Posted on Tuesday 27 September 2016

Exciting new series of York Heritage Research Seminars in 2016/17, starting on the 4th October.

CHNT 2016 Call for Papers

Posted on Monday 2 May 2016

Call for papers: CDH members Fabrizio Galeazzi and Peter Jensen would like to invite you to participate in their CHNT 2016 session; Combining 'Physical' and 'Digital' in Archaeological Practice: Collaborative Visualisation During Excavation.

RTI of the Star Carr pendant. Carried out by Gareth Beale of the Centre for Digital Heritage for the Star Carr project.
CDH researchers and the Star Carr pendant

Posted on Friday 26 February 2016

The Centre for Digital Heritage team is delighted to announce the publication of a paper in Internet Archaeology by the Star Carr research project.

Digital Heritage 2016: Uppsala University

Posted on Thursday 26 November 2015

Digital Heritage 2016 We are happy to announce that our annual conference Digital Heritage 2016 will be held this year at Uppsala University in Sweden. The conference will be held between the 30th June and the 2nd July.

Heritage Jam logo
The Heritage Jam returns to York

Posted on Tuesday 15 September 2015

Now in it's second year, the CDH has been supporting this exciting event.

Front page of the 2014/15 CDH brochure
The CDH has a new brochure

Posted on Tuesday 1 September 2015

Our new brochure includes information about our exciting research, as well as outlining current partners and facilities available to our affiliates.

CDH Partners in Major New Digital Creativity Hub

Posted on Tuesday 14 July 2015

The CDH will be partners in an £18 million Digital Creativity (DC) Hub which aims to spark a revolution by harnessing cutting edge research in digital games and interactive media to benefit society.


Centre for Digital Heritage 2019

Monday 24 June 2019

In recent years the Centre for Digital Conference has been hosted by our international partners but in 2019 the international conference will take a break. We consider this the perfect opportunity to reinvigorate the Centre for Digital Heritage in York by holding an internal event.

Digital Heritage at York 2015

Wednesday 8 July 2015

This has been a year filled with exciting new research and partnerships for the CDH at York. In order to recognise the successes of our members we will be holding a special day long internal conference: Digital Heritage at York 2015. Come along to listen to presentations from some of the Universities leading researchers and to find out more about future directions for the centre.

Digital Heritage 2015: Aarhus

Thursday 21 May 2015

Digital Heritage is an annual conference hosted by the Centre for Digital Heritage. This year, the conference will be taking place at the newly reopened Moesgaard Museum, Aarhus, Denmark.

Digital Heritage Meets Interactive Storytelling

Thursday 9 April 2015

Conference investigating the potential of digital games and interactive storytelling for the enhancement of research in the humanities.

European Historical Drama in the Digital Age

Tuesday 17 March 2015

This one-day conference, organised by the MeCETES project bringing together some of Europe’s leading film and television scholars to discuss historical drama in contemporary Europe.