17.583 conference: Museums and the Web 2004

From: Humanist Discussion Group (by way of Willard McCarty willard.mccarty@kcl.ac.uk)
Date: Fri Jan 30 2004 - 03:56:13 EST

               Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 17, No. 583.
       Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
                     Submit to: humanist@princeton.edu

         Date: Fri, 30 Jan 2004 08:14:32 +0000
         From: "J. Trant" <jtrant@archimuse.com>
         Subject: Museums and the Web 2004: Jeffrey Zeldman plenary

          Museums and the Web 2004
          Washington DC / Arlington VA, USA
          March 31 - April 3, 2004

** Announcing the MW2004 Opening Plenary Speaker: **
** Jeffrey Zeldman on Designing with Web Standards **
** http://www.archimuse.com/mw2004/ **

Jeffrey Zeldman is among the best-known web designers in the world and the
author of numerous articles and two books, notably Designing With Web
Standards (New Riders Press, 2003). He publishes A List Apart Magazine and
is the founder and creative chief of Happy Cog Studios. In 1998 Zeldman
co-founded The Web Standards Project, a grassroots coalition of web
designers and developers that helped end the browser wars by persuading
Microsoft and Netscape to support the same technologies in their browsers.
He'll open MW2004, April 1, 2004, on the topic of Designing with Web Standards.

** Best of the Web 2004: Nominations Close January 31, 2004 **
** http://www.archimuse.com/mw2004/best/ **

January 31, 2004 is the last day to nominate your favourite site for the
Best of the Web awards. Each year, a group of museum and Web professionals
reviews nominated sites, and recognises the best in web design in culture
and heritage. This is not a popularity contest. Judges review all sites,
and select the best in the categories: On-line Exhibition, E-Services
Site, Educational Use, Innovative or Experimental Application, Museum
Professional's Site, and Research Site. In addition, the Judges select the
Best Overall Museum Web site for MW2004. The awards will be presented at
the conference, April 2, 2004.

** Can't Make It? Get the Book **

Once again,Selected Papers from Museums and the Web will be published in
printed form, accompanied by a CD-ROM of all papers presented at the
conference. Papers will also be published on the Web. If you can't make it
to the conference, get your copy of the Selected Papers.

We hope to see you @ MW2004.

jennifer and David

Museums and the Web             Archives & Museum Informatics
Co-Chairs:                      158 Lee Avenue
David Bearman and Jennifer Trant        Toronto, Ontario
http://www.archimuse.com/mw.html        Canada
phone +1 416 691 2516 / fax +1 416 352-6025 / email: mw2004@archimuse.com

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