Museums in a Digital World

The digital shift has had a significant impact on society, and museums have their own role to play in this process. It has the potential to add considerable value to the work of museums.

In recent years there has been a growing demand for reliable data about the digitisation of, access to, and the preservation of museum collections in the cultural heritage institutions of Europe.

Through digitisation and new media devices, museums can engage with a wider and more diverse audience on various levels and play an increasingly interactive and educational role within society.

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Recent News in Museums in a Digital World

7th ASEMUS General Conference in New Delhi News, Museums in a Digital World, Museums as Social Agents, Urban Development, Intercultural Dialogue

15.02.2017 | The 7th General Conference of the Asia-Europe Museum Network (ASEMUS) will be hosted by the National Museum of India and held in New Delhi between 15 and 17 March 2017, it expects to approximately gather 150 museum professionals.
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Save the Date - Ecsite Annual Conference, 15-17 June 2017, Porto, Portugal News, Audience Development, Learning, Museums as Social Agents, Museums in a Digital World

15.02.2017 | The Ecsite conference is open to everyone interested in public engagement with science, museums and science centres. Topics range from learning theory to serious gaming, universal design to sustainable development.
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We Are Museums 2017 in Riga, Latvia from 12-14 June 2017 News, Museums in a Digital World, Cultural Creativity, Audience Development, Museum Management

08.02.2017 | In June NEMO's partner We Are Museums welcomes participants to Riga, Latvia for its fifth edition of the conference that invites the makers of the museums of tomorrow and offers a programme both inspiring and practical which...
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