Head of Web and New Media
Hong Kong Maritime Museum
Robert Trio is the Head of Web and New Media at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum where he has helped the museum utilize digital strategies in exhibitions and business operations. Since joining the museum in February 2011, he has led the redevelopment of the museum’s web site, created interactive content for the web site, and helped develop interactive exhibits and displays for the museum’s expansion to a new location at Central Pier 8 in Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour.
Prior to moving to Hong Kong, Robert Trio served for eight years as a Program Specialist at the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services where he worked with museums of all sizes and administered several competitive grant programs. Early in his museum career, he worked in the education departments of both the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Robert earned a Masters Degree in Museum Studies from Johns Hopkins University.