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Museums and the Web 2002: Call for Participation


From: BJ Berquist (berquist_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Nov 08 2001 - 16:47:17 PST

Subject: Museums and the Web 2002: Call for Participation

From: "J. Trant" <>

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        Museums and the Web 2002
        April 17 -20, 2002
        Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Deadline: November 30, 2001.

Thousands of cultural heritage institutions are now on-line,
presenting programs, creating communities and delivering information
using the world wide web. But museums, libraries, archives and others
involved in creating digital heritage have much to learn about what
makes web sites successful. To facilitate this exchange of
information, Archives & Museum Informatics organizes an annual
international conference devoted exclusively to Museums and the Web.
Since the first Museums and the Web in 1997, the conference has grown
steadily to become the largest gathering of cultural heritage
technologists world-wide.

You are invited to play a role at Museums and the Web 2002. Deliver a
paper, demonstrate your site, host an on-line activity, orchestrate
an event or present a workshop the program is made up from
suggestions by professionals like you!

Full details and on-line proposal submission are available at

The MW2002 program addresses Web-related issues for museums,
archives, libraries and other cultural institutions. Participants are
selected by the Program Committee, based on the quality of their
proposal and their previous work. The Deadline for Proposals is
November 30, 2001. Watch for the Preliminary Program on-line in
January, 2002.

Accepted speakers must write full papers for the MW2002 Proceedings,
available to all registrants at the conference, and published
pre-conference on the Web. Others may write papers if they wish. All
papers are due February 15, 2002.

Conference Papers are on-line for all previous Museums and the Web
conferences. See for links. Printed
proceedings (with an accompanying CD-ROM) are also available.

Email with any questions about Museums and the
Web. If you would like to receive the Preliminary Program, please
join our mailing list at

jennifer and David

Jennifer Trant and David Bearman,
MW2002 Program co-chairs.

J. Trant and D. Bearman       
Co-Chairs, Museums and the Web          Boston, Massachusetts
Archives & Museum Informatics           April 17-20, 2002
2008 Murray Ave, Suite D
Pittsburgh, PA 15217                    phone +1 412 422 8530
USA                                     fax +1 412 422 8594
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BJ Berquist
Associate Educator, TAPPED IN