When :from Monday 28 October, 2013 00:00 to Saturday 2 November, 2013 17:55
Type of event :Event under UNESCO Patronage
Where :Marseille’s architecturally stunning new waterfront museum complex, Marseille, France
A large international scientific event on digital heritage will take place under the patronage of UNESCO, in Marseille (France) from 28 October to 1 November 2013.Digital Heritage 2013 will bring together hundreds of participants to discuss digital technology applied to the protection, documentation and understanding of humanity’s shared heritage.
The congress will discuss heritage in all forms, from the built (UNESCO’s World Heritage), cultural traditions and folklife (UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage), museums and objects, and documentary heritage (UNESCO’s Memory of the World Programme). Researchers, practitioners, cultural and digital professionals, students and teachers, as well as policy makers are invited to participate in the discussion of best practices and innovative solutions, as well as panels, educational workshops, and policy debates. A public exhibition and video screening will also be organized.