Workshops

Registration is required in order to participate in one or more of the following workshops

Ambient Intelligence Research Facility demo

Date of workshop: Tuesday,2 October
Time of workshop: will be announced soon..
Duration of workshop: Half day workshop
Place: FORTH- AMI amphitheater

The ICS-FORTH Ambient Intelligence (AmI) Programme is a long-term horizontal interdisciplinary RTD Programme aiming to develop and apply pioneering human-centric AmI technologies and Smart Environments.

In the context of the AmI Programme, more than 130 integrated systems have been...

Multimodal interaction in the Virtual Museum

Date of workshop: Sunday,30 September
Time of workshop: will be announced soon..
Duration of workshop: Half day workshop
Place: Cultural Conference Centre of Heraklion (CCCH)

Today, the term Virtual Museum is mainly used to describe initiatives such as 2D and 3D digital collections available on the web, virtual tours to existing physical museums or (in its advanced form) a systematic use of web technology and tools, as well as multimedia content, to communicate...

Lasers in CH analysis, diagnosis and cleaning

Date of workshop: Tuesday,2 October
Time of workshop: 18:15-19.15
Duration of workshop: Half day workshop
Place: FORTH- amphitheater

In recent years complex diagnostic and restoration problems have been efficiently approached by means of laser techniques. In fact a number of laser material processing and spectroscopic methods has been specifically adapted with exceptional success to the requirements of a wide range of...

Ancient DNA Analysis

Date of workshop: Sunday,30 September
Time of workshop: 10.00-13.00
Duration of workshop: Half day workshop
Place: Cultural Conference Centre of Heraklion (CCCH)

Analysis of ancient DNA (aDNA) is new powerful means to study biological excavation specimens and answer paleontological and archaeological science questions.

Comprehensive genome sequencing of genetic material, salvaged into ancient biological specimens (bones and teeth of human and...

Collections management from basics to international implementation

Date of workshop: Sunday,30 September
Time of workshop: 10:00-16:00 (with lunch break of 1 hour)
Duration of workshop: Full day workshop
Place: Cultural Conference Centre of Heraklion (CCCH)

Collection management standards are best created from the practice of the people working in the sector. This has been the experience of Collections Trust, formerly the Museum Documentation Association (MDA) in the United Kingdom. Since its publication in 1994 Spectrum has undergone changes which...

Automating the Application of CRM-dig to the Provenance Metadata for Computational Photography Based Imaging

Date of workshop: Sunday,30 September
Time of workshop: will be announced soon..
Duration of workshop: Half day workshop
Place: Cultural Conference Centre of Heraklion (CCCH)

This tutorial provides lectures, demonstrations, discussion, and hands-on practice with software tools for creating and validating context and process metadata for photographic image sequences. The initial software is designed for...