NEMO report on the impact of COVID-19 on museums in Europe

Museums have experienced unprecedented economic and social consequences in the last few weeks due to the coronavirus. To better understand the status quo and what might come next, NEMO launched a survey to map COVID-19’s impact on...

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NEMO as special guest speaker at a digital...

On 5 May 2020, NEMO joined the virtual meting of the expert group on Group on Digital Cultural Heritage and Europeana (DCHE). The seventh meeting dealt with digital for cultural heritage during and after the crisis. NEMO presented...

 
NEMO delivered an online keynote at the final...

The project partners decide to move the Mu.SA final conference “The future of museum professionals in the digital era” online due to COVID-19. NEMO Secretary General Julia Pagel was invited to give a keynote speech on 15 April...

 
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Toolkit helps museums engage with Artificial...

The toolkit, created by the Museums + AI Network, serves as a practical starting point for museum professionals who are interested in working with technologies that fit within the broad field of Artificial Intelligence (AI).

 
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Survey on Digitization and Copyright in...

What are the challenges and obstacles for museums in Europe to digitalize their collections and make them accessible online? The NEMO Working Group Digitalisation and IPR wishes to explore this question and is inviting museums...

 
CrowdHeritage launch event in Athens

Join the launch of the crowdsourcing platform CrowdHeritage in Athens, Greece, on 11 February 2020. NEMO is part of the advisory board of the platform, which crowdsources and enriches metadata in the cultural heritage domain.

 
Cross-sector call for proposals: Bridging culture and audiovisual content...

The European Commission has launched a pilot call to support projects that explore the potential for cross-sectoral and...

NEMO kicks off project on measuring the...

From 21-22 January 2020, NEMO was in Rome, Italy, to be part of the launch of the Horizon 2020 project "inDICEs – Measuring the Impact of Digital Culture". NEMO is one of 14 project partners and ICCU, the Central Institute for the...

 
UNESCO report offers a breakdown of how...

Read the report on the implementation of the “UNESCO 2015 Recommendation on Museums and Collections" concerning the protection and promotion of museums and collections, their diversity and their role in society to get insights on...

 
NEMO attends a meeting on digital cultural...

On 10 December 2019, NEMO attended a DG CONNECT meeting for international experts, organisations and networks on digital for cultural heritage and current development in the digital cultural heritage sector in Brussels, Belgium.