Programs and Tours
Museum Technologies/Museum Transformations: A One-Day Conference Exploring the Impact of Technology on Musuems
Museum Technologies/Museum Transformations convenes a host of international experts to explore how technology has transformed museums and to introduce the next wave of innovations headed our way. Through presentations and discussion, the conference will facilitate critical reflection on where past developments have led us and will begin to articulate a scholarly agenda to travel forward with the rapid advances that continue to be made. Presenters include scholars from the sciences, arts, and humanities, leading representatives from the museum community, and key innovators from the private sector. UMMA's Director, Joseph Rosa will be moderating one of the sessions.
Piotr Adamczyk, Google Cultural Institute
Tanya Dewey, University of Michigan
Elaine Heumann Gurian, Senior Museum Consultant
Leilah Lyons, University of Illinois, Chicago
Gunalan Nadarajan, University of Michigan
Gunter Waibel, Smithsonian Institution
Ethan Watrall, Michigan State University
Amphitheatre, Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, University of Michigan Central Campus
Friday, 14 March, 2014
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
University of MichiganMuseum of Art
525 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1354