Museums and the Web

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Mini-Workshop on TourML

Type: 
Session
Date & Time: 
Apr 8 2011 - 11:00am
Location: 
Commonwealth A/B

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Archives & Museum Informatics EIN: 77-0708617; GST / BN 887978914

Description

The TourML (tûrmoil) specification offers a working – but preliminary – example of how a standard for museum mobile tours might work. In this Mini-Workshop, the facilitators will review the current state of the TourML draft standard and host a discussion regarding outstanding issues for data modeling and implementation.

Mini-Workshop on Sensors & Microcontrollers

Type: 
Session
Date & Time: 
Apr 8 2011 - 10:00am
Location: 
Commonwealth C/D

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Archives & Museum Informatics EIN: 77-0708617; GST / BN 887978914

Description

We will explore using the popular arduino microcontroller to sense users in a gallery space. This might take the form of switches, motion detection, automated counters, audio control ...