This site serves as an example conference proceedings site from the Museum Computer Network Conference held in Atlanta, in November 2011.
We created the site as part of the PressForward initiative to experiment with new modes of digital publishing, such as in the Journal of Digital Humanities. Sheila Brennan, Joan Fragaszy Troyano, Sasha Hoffman, and Jeri Wieringa from the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media put this site together as an example of an aggregated Conference Proceedings.
This site was not commissioned by MCN nor is it officially approved of by MCN.
How often have you attended conferences (excluding Museums and the Web) and then a few weeks later, after the Twitter hashtag disappears from Tweetdeck, you wished you had the URL to review a presenter’s slides, paper, or video they shared during …
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"Contemplating the Future of Museums"
"We often do not talk about the ways that museums approach their interpretation differently, and therefore might have different concerns about and needs from digital media."
MCN2011 iPad Enhanced Tours
Implementing Open Source DAM at HIstoric New England
Fit for Purpose MCN 2011
Mel Wachowiak and Keats Webb
Steve at Five: A Summary and Evaluation - IMA
History in our hands 11.15.11
Jennifer Sly and Jesse Heinzen
MoMA Digital Learning 2011 presentation
Web Analytics / Metrics at Smithsonian
Experiences of CMS Selection
MCN ArtClix presentation
Julia Forbes and Nicole Cromartie
Best practices in museum search
Curating Data - the Next Frontier
Experiences of CMS selection
Tristan Roddis, Jeff Strickland, Christopher Borkowski, Steve Norris
"If we're stretched so thin to keep our doors open that we end up lowering our standards, then how can we create those awesome, inspiring experiences that is going to create the next generation of museum goers."
MCN 2011: The Great Debate
Susan Chun, Bruce Wyman, Mia Ridge, Rosanna Flouty, Rob Stein
Data Curation: The Next Frontier
Leonard Steinbach, Diane Zorich, Günter Waibel, Dr. Helen Tibbo, Chuck Patch
Collaboration that Works: 2 Years in Balboa Park
Vivian Kung-Haga, Perian Sully, Maren Dougherty, Kristi Ehrig-Burgess, Rich Cherry
What is Forever? Archiving Exhibitions in the Digital Age
Christine Kuan, Jonathan Lill, Deborah Wythe, Geertje Jacobs
Diana Folsom, Sarah Steirch, Ann Latham Cudworth, Nettrice R. Gaskins
Julia Forbes, Nicole Cromartie, Bruce Wyman, Emily Black, Scott Sayre
Yelling Across the Divide: New Contexts for Using Library, Archival, and Museum Collections
Carolyn Sheffield, Danielle Castronovo, Rebecca Morin
What's The Point of a Museum Website
Koven Smith, Nik Honeysett, Mia Ridge, Suse Cairns
History Museums Are Not Art Museums: Discuss!
Sheila Brennan, Eric Johnson, David Klevan, Sharon Leon, Barbara Matthews
Conservation Data and Digital Asset Management
Kate Blanch, Dave Thompson, Marty Stein
Adventures in Augmented Reality
Laurie Stepp, Gene Becker, Robert Costello, Miguel Palma, Bob Tarrin, Paul F. Marty
Exploring the Computational Future in Conservation and Heritage Preservation
Dale Kronkright, Mel Wachowiak, Keats Webb
Innovative Approaches to Conservation
Dale Kronkright, Narda Carlson, Richard L. Kerschner, Sarah Stierch