addresses legal, technical and conceptual definitions relevant to Virtual Museums. A common understanding and language is needed in order to have a fundamental basis and reach common standards; modernize the legal framework; promote re-use; identify research and innovation needs; and obtain complementary investments. Above all, sound and effective policy discussion needs to be founded on solid common understandings.

Working Groups:

WORKING GROUP 1.1 – WHAT IS A VIRTUAL MUSEUM?

WORKING GROUP 1.2 – METADATA, TERMINOLOGY AND IDENTIFIER STANDARDS

WORKING GROUP 1.3 – PARTNERING WITH INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS

Recent Posts:

EU public consultation on Europeana

Europeana (europeana.eu) is Europe’s digital platform for cultural heritage.

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STORIES OF TALENT a project by MAD’in EUROPE

Mad’in Europe project “Stories of talent by European craftsmen” has been selected to be part of the program of the European Commission “European Vocational Skills Week: Discover your Talent”.

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Welcome ICARUS!

Another exciting association has recently joined our ViMM network: the international centre for archival research -ICARUS!

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This virtual museum narrates history through objects dating back to the Partition era

Discover fascinating aspects of the history and culture of the subcontinent through a virtual museum showcasing objects from the Partition years to the 1970s.

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Augmented reality will transform city life

It’s understandable to feel underwhelmed by augmented reality thus far; AR won’t really become interesting and practical in a mass market way until it can do more than just place 3D objects on tables

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