Special sessions

[S4.1] Collection Documentation Modeling Wikidata and CIDOC-CRM

Date: Tuesday,2 October
Time: 09:30 : 11:00
Duration : One session
Place: Phaedra
Audience Type : Open
Type: Panel Discussion

This panel will focus on two models to organize museum documentation to increase visibility and use of collections online. The panel will include a representative of Wikidata (the free collaborative knowledge base, a sister project of Wikipedia) to give a general explanation of the project and...

[S4.2] The Getty Vocabularies: Interactive Contribution Session

Date: Wednesday,3 October
Time: 16:00 : 17:30
Duration : One session
Place: Pasiphae
Audience Type : Open

Following the Getty Vocabulary Program’s presentation at the 2017 CIDOC conference in Tbilisi, this 90-minute session will focus primarily on contributing to the Vocabularies. One of the barriers to access to art information is the lack of standardized metadata and the use of controlled...

[S4.3] Heritage data-centric research: are FAIR data fair enough?

Date: Thursday,4 October
Time: 09:30 : 13:00
Duration : Half day
Place: Pasiphae
Audience Type : Open
Type: Invited session

In the current trend for e-Science, i.e. collaborative, computationally- or data-intensive research, archaeology is not a laggard. A number of initiatives are addressing how to manage and use data produced by heritage research, most notably the ARIADNE one in the archaeological domain (...

[S4.4] Re-contextualizing the Museum collections and objects to their origin

Date: Wednesday,3 October
Time: 11:30 : 13:00
Duration : One session
Place: Pasiphae
Audience Type : Open
Type: Panel Discussion

The absence of any certain policies in the early collecting activities of museums, private collectors and dealers caused in many cases disconnection between the collection sets of the same creator, painter, maker or owner or the same tomb, burial, shaft of the archaeological site in case of the...

[S4.5] Spectrum - Updating the standard

Date: Wednesday,3 October
Time: 14:00 : 15:30
Duration : One session
Place: Pasiphae
Audience Type : Open
Type: Panel Discussion

This session will look at:

  • At how Spectrum 5.0 was created, what has changed and what is new
  • Experiences of localising and supporting Spectrum
  • The development of support for Spectrum terminology

The session will also include a discussion session where...

[S4.6] UNESCO Chair on Digital Cultural Heritage-ViMM Manifesto

Date: Tuesday,2 October
Time: 11:30 : 13:00
Duration : One session
Place: Phaedra
Audience Type : Open
Type: Invited session

11:30 Welcome (Monika Hagedorn-Saupe, President of ICOM/CIDOC and Marinos Ioannides,Director of UNESCO Chair on DCH)
11:40 Introduction to UNESCO Chair (Marinos Ioannides)
12:00 H2020 - CSA Virtual Multimodal Project (ViMM Project), à Virtual Multimodal Museum, Main objectives and...

[S4.7] the National Museum of Brazil and ICOM-CIDOC Response to the Situation

Date: Tuesday,2 October
Time: 14:00 : 15:30
Duration : One session
Place: Phaedra
Audience Type : Open
Type: Panel Discussion

This session will provide an update from board member Gabriel Moore Bevilaqua on the state of affairs in Brazil after the catastrophic fire at the National Museum, followed by an update by CIDOC board president Monika Hagedorn-Saupe on the ICOM response. Following these presentations a free...