18.157 Museums and the Web 2005

From: Humanist Discussion Group (by way of Willard McCarty willard.mccarty_at_kcl.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2004 08:51:55 +0100

               Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 18, No. 157.
       Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
                     Submit to: humanist_at_princeton.edu

         Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2004 08:08:48 +0100
         From: "J. Trant" <jtrant_at_archimuse.com>
         Subject: Call for Papers: Museums and the Web 2005

          Museums and the Web 2005
          April 13-16, 2005
          Vancouver, BC, Canada

Call for Papers. Deadline: September 30, 2004.

You are invited to participate in Museums and the Web 2005, the
international conference for culture and heritage on-line. Propose to
deliver a paper, host an on-line activity, demonstrate a museum Web
project, present a pre-conference workshop, lead a professional discussion
forum, offer a mini-workshop, or craft a session with a distinctive
presentation format suited to your subject.

Topics of special interest include:

Social Issues and Impact
* Community Development
* Uses of Museum Web Content
* Museum Web Applications
* Changes in Cultural Institutions
* Artistic Uses of the Web

Organizational Strategies
* Multi-Institutional Ventures
* E-commerce for Museums
* Content Management
* Metadata Management
* Building and Managing Web Teams
* Portals and Gateways

Technical Questions
* Multi-media and Webcasting
* Development Tools and Processes
* Standards and Protocols
* The Semantic Web
* Interfaces and Beyond

Evaluation and User Studies
* User Analysis and Audience Profiling
* Usability Studies and Qualitative Assessment
* Formative and Summative Evaluation
* Methodological Investigations
* Implementation Impact Studies

Submit your proposal on-line at: http://www.archimuse.com/mw2005/call.html

All proposals must cite relevant URLs, explain the thesis of the proposed
paper in at least a paragraph, and include full contact details (with
e-mail address).

Deadline: September 30, 2004.

MW2005 Conference Co-Chairs
          David Bearman & Jennifer Trant
          Archives & Museum Informatics

MW2005 Program Committee

The program for MW2005 is selected by a committee of international experts
in cultural informatics. All proposals are peer-reviewed.

          Lorna Abungu, AFRICOM, Kenya

          Peter Bruce, Library and Archives of Canada, Canada

          Rich Cherry, Guggenhiem Museum, USA

          Jim Devine, Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Scotland

          Gail Durbin, Victoria & Albert Museum, United Kingdom

          Franca Garzotto, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

          Kati Geber, Canadian Heritage Information Network, Canada

          Stefan Göbel, Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics, Germany

          Susan Hazan, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

          Eero Hyvönen, University of Helsinki, Finland

          Paul Marty, Florida State University, USA

          Eiji Mizushima, Japan Science Foundation / Science Museum, Japan

          Kris Morrissey, Michigan State University, USA

          Liddy Nevile, La Trobe University, Australia

          Angeliki Panagiotaki, Hellenic Cultural Heritage S.A., Greece

          Darren Peacock, University of South Australia, Australia

          Xavier Perrot, Le Sorbonne / Ecole du Louvre, France

          Ed Rodley, Museum of Science, USA

          Stephanie A. Stebich, The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, USA

          Kevin Sumption, Powerhouse Museum, Australia

          Sarah Tinsely, Tate, United Kingdom

          Ron Wakkary, Simon Frazer University, Canada

          Bruce Williams, Canadian Museum of Nature, Canada

          Karen Worcman, Museum of the Person, Brazil

          Bruce Wyman, Denver Art Museum,

For on-line proposal submission, program details and registration
information see http://www.archimuse.com/mw2005

David Bearman and Jennifer Trant
Co-Chairs: Museums and the Web 2005
April 13-16, 2005, Vancouver BC Archives & Museum Informatics
http://www.archimuse.com/mw2005/        158 Lee Avenue
email: mw2005_at_archimuse.com     Toronto, Ontario, Canada
phone +1 416 691 2516 / fax +1 416 352-6025
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