News & Events

November 2023

Internal meeting between the PIs of the advance partners and CUT

A detail discussion between the CUT and the PIs of the advance partners was organised earlier today in order to facilitate details for the forthcoming interim report. Interim report structure was presented by the coordinator of the project and key dates for delivering the report on time were set.
The role of AI and Remote Sensing for monitoring archaeological and cultural heritage

The role of AI and Remote Sensing for monitoring archaeological and cultural heritage

Mrs Argyro Argyrou was invited as a guest speaker in order to present her work at the Digital Scholarship Program, Fall 2023. The event was organised by the Koç University, Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations (ANAMED)Library, housed in the historic Merkez Han on Istanbul’s Istiklal Street. ANAMED Library, organizes online Digital Scholarship Program for researchers and ANAMED fellows who study in the fields of Archaeology, History and Art History every Fall Semester. Mrs Argyrou presented her work under the title “The...
Tombs of the Kings

CUT internal meetings for elaboration of summer school data

A meeting was organised earlier today at the CUT premises between the different lab members of the ENGINEER project for the elaboration of the close range and low altitude measurements taken during the 1st summer school at the “Tombs of the Kings”. Different sections and a 3D model of the site have been drafted and presented aiming towards the creation of the digital twinning of the Tomb.

October 2023

ENGINEER at FPCUP Summer School

ENGINEER project act as a supporter of the FPCUP summer school - workshop. In addition, invited lectures were given by A. Agapiou and K. Themistocleous. FPCUP is organised under the Copernicus European Space Programme. Each workshop is aimed at local and regional experts, archaeologists, decision makers, authorities, companies, researchers and students who provide training and sharing knowledge about the use of data Copernicus to monitor and maintain cultural heritage. FPCUP is a framework partnership agreement for use Copernicus data. It is...

ENGINEER at elementary and high schools.

The Research and Innovation Foundation (RIF) invited Dr. Athos Agapiou to participate in visits at Primary and Secondary Schools on the 30th of October 2023, in the framework of the “Researchers at Schools” Programme. The main objective of the Programme is to increase the interaction between students/teachers and researchers as well as to promote the significance of research, innovation, and science, presenting at the same time scientific and research careers as an attractive career option for the future. Dr. Agapiou had...

Virtual Lecture (VT2): “Proposal writing webinar” – Part 2

The 2nd part of Virtual Training 2 (VT2) entitled “How to Prepare a Collaborative Proposal for Horizon Europe” of the ENGINEER Project has been successfully completed on November 26th (12:30-14:30 BST). This training had a specific focus on collaborative EU project and was delivered by the European Research & Innovation Office of the UCL.

“Geomatic Sensors for Heritage Documentation” to MDPI Encyclopedia

The joint article of A. Agapiou and D. Skarlatos entitled “Geomatic Sensors for Heritage Documentation: A Meta-Analysis of the Scientific Literature” published at Heritage 2023, 6, 6843-6861., has been selected to be included in the MDPI Encyclopedia. Find more here.

ENGINEER @ ArcGIS User Meeting 2023, Athens

CUT postgraduate student Mr. Kyriakos Michaelides presented his work at the ArcGIS annual user meeting in Athens. Mr Michaelides communicated his work dealing with the development of a WebGIS and story-telling platform for heritage sites in the area of Keryneia. The platforms were developed using archived aerial and cadastral data as well as archived photos. This initiative was formulated under the agreement between the CUT Library Office and the Municipality of Keryneia. Michaelides K., Agapiou A., Papakonstantinou A., Lysandrou V., Online...

CUT – POLIMI meeting

A tele-meeting was organised earlier today between the project coordinator, Dr. Athos Agapiou and the POLIMI PI, Dr. Branka Cuca to discuss ongoing issues related to the ENGINEER project. The discussed topics included an overview of the activities conducted so far and the issues related to the upcoming interim report.