Sibelius & Hackers in Helsinki

Bridging the gap between classical music and a young programmers with SibHa

Katariina Nyberg
  • event type:Classical:NEXT 15 conference
  • date:22 May 2015
  • time:16:45 - 17:00
  • city/area:Rotterdam
  • venue:de Doelen - Conference Room 2
  • country:Netherlands
  • event submitted by:Piranha Arts

Presented by:

Katariina Nyberg (Finland)
Digital producer, Sibelius 150th Anniversary


The Sibelius-themed hackathon is a competition in the form of programming that brings cultural heritage and the digital avant-garde together to create new ideas and creations.

The outcomes of the Classical:NEXT SibHack will be presented in the morning of Saturday, 23rd May (see the event page here http://www.classicalnext.com/net/piranha_arts_1/event/sibhack_the), and the winner will be announced at the Closing ceremony.

Biography

Katariina Nyberg:
Katariina Nyberg is an arts manager from Helsinki who specialises in digital transformation of cultural organisations with a love of classical music. She holds a master's degree in cross-disciplinary engineering. Currently Katariina is overseeing the digital visibility of the 150th anniversary of Jean Sibelius in 2015.

(Photo by: Touko Hujanen)