MBD 2020 - 2nd International Conference on Museum Big Data

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MBD 2020 - 2nd International Conference on Museum Big Data

2nd MBD conference (MBD2020)

The MBD conferences were born at University College London in Qatar in 2019 as part of a research project on Museum Big Data funded by the Qatar Foundation. This project led to the MBD2019 conference, thus initiating the first international research forum in the field of Museum Big Data. The MBD conferences showcase the most innovative research and practical work in Museum Big Data. The main objective of each MBD conference is to promote high-quality research in the field as well as to provide an excellent opportunity for networking in this emerging field. Also, MBD conferences aspire to set the research agenda in the Museum Big Data domain. It is addressed and aims to attract academics, practitioners and technologists engaged in the current research discourse on the new trends of the domain; in addition, the conference aspires to showcase experimental work.

The 2nd MBD conference (MBD2020) is organized by University College London in Qatar (UCL Qatar) and The Cyprus Institute in Nicosia on 22-24 October 2020. The conference was initiated in 2019 at UCL Qatar in the framework of museum research at UCL Qatar and the MA program in Museum and Gallery Practice, funded by Qatar Foundation; at The Cyprus Institute, it is directly linked with the research activities of the Science and Technology in Archaeology and Culture Research Center (STARC) in Digital Cultural Heritage and Digital Libraries.

More Info: http://museumbigdata.org/2020/

Date: October  22-24, 2020

Venue: The Cyprus Insitute