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Conference “Cultural Heritage Communities and Audiences in Today’s Digital Environment”

19/06/2018, 09:30 - 16:00
Leipziger Str. 16, 10117 Berlin

Co-organized event by Institut für Museumsforschung Staatliche Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz (IfM)Istituto Beni Culturali della Regione Emilia-Romagna, Mu.SA Project, Michael Culture Association and Museum für Kommunikation Berlin under the umbrella of NEMO

A one day conference dedicated to digital technologies and cultural heritage, exploring the following topics linked to the Digital:


The conference language is English, there is no entrance fee.

Please register for the event.



09:30 – 10:00 : Registration & welcome coffee 

10:00 – 10h30: Opening –presentation of IfM, NEMO, Michael Culture, Istituto Beni

Culturali della Regione Emilia-Romagna and Mu.SA project


10:30 – 12:30
Part 1 :
Making cultural heritage accessible: digital infrastructures and new competencies for museum professionals

Moderator Margherita Sani, Istituto Beni Culturali Regione Emilia Romagna

A session organized by the Istituto Beni Culturali della Regione Emilia Romagna  in collaboration with the Mu.SA Project


10:30 – 11:00 : Keynote

Pier Luigi Sacco, Professor of Cultural Economics at IULM Milan and Advisor to the EU Commission for Culture for the European Year of Cultural Heritage “Audience and access in the digital era”       


11:00 – 12:30 : Presentation of case studies

Museums in the international information infrastructure. Do we know what will happen? And what are we going to do?

Sharing data, sharing values: re-use of regional catalogues

The new normal. Reinventing our digital strategy

Empowering museum professionals with digital and transversal skills


12:30 – 13:30 : Lunch


Lunch break programme


13:30 – 15:30 Part 2
How to make Cultural Heritage widely visible : the case of Digital Exhibitions

Moderator : Monika Hagedorn-Saupe

A session organized by Institut für Museumsforschung and Michael Culture network


13.30 – 14.30 : Keynotes


14:30 – 15:30 : Presentation of case studies


15:30 – 16:00 : Conclusions

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