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August 24, 2022

Off-site CIDOC meeting info – Documentation and language Network

Some details for tomorrow off-site meeting!

25 August – Thursday

Off-site meetings

Day 4 25 August Thursday

Národní galerie Praha, Klášter sv. Anežky České / National Gallery Prague, Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia
Address: U Milosrdných 17, 110 00  Praha 1
12:00 – 18:00, On-site format

Chair: Monika Hagedorn-Saupe,
Moderator: Trilce Navarrete, CIDOC secretary 
Meeting point: National Gallery Prague, Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia

Public transport: metro line B – Náměstí republiky station + 15 minutes walk along Dlouhá třída street and Dvořákovo nábřeží OR metro line A – Staromětská station + 20 minutes walk along Pařížská street and Dvořákovo nábřeží

Documentation and language

Terminology is a core part in museum documentation – multilingual vocabulary needed. Technologies today also allow new approaches (e.g. the use of automatic translation). How can we make best use out of it? How to prevent information from being misunderstood or lost?

  Arrival to National Gallery Prague, Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia
11.30-13.30 Guided tours
13.30-14.15 Lunch break
14.15-15.45 Welcome by Alicja Knast, Director General National Gallery of Prague
  Opening by Monika Hagedorn-Saupe, Chair of CIDOC
  Zuzana Bolerazká, Presentation of the National Gallery of Prague
  Jinhyung Lee, National Aviation Museum of Korea (Seoul, Korea).

A Study on the Information Management of Museum Data Based on Utilization

  Stephen Stead, Paveprime Ltd & Delving BV. (UK)

Big Data Characteristics: recognizing the potential in Museum Data

  Wesam Mohamed, Ministry of Antiquities (Cairo, Egypt).

Game of Terminology: Illicit traffic in Egyptian antiquities

15.45-16.15 Coffee break
  Jonathan Ward, J. Paul Getty Trust (Los Angeles, USA).

Connecting to and using the Getty vocabularies: LOD, XML, and open refine

  Agnes Roche, ICOM (Paris, France)
Multilingualism in ICOM’s documentation and archives databases
  Gordon McKenna, Collections Trust (London, UK).

Auditing significant collections in the UK – A project part of Towards a National Collection (TaNC)

  Rupert Shepard, National Gallery London (London, UK)

Informative clip on EODEM

End 17.45 Joint Q&A discussion