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PRESENTATIONS 

Mining flikr for museum feedback: Case study on the Qatar Islamic Museum of Art
Sally Jo Cunningham

Key Words: visitor viewpoints, collection metadata 

Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum Proceedings, November 2013. Session SSHP 035.
Abstract available HERE
Rethinking the Museum for the Digital Age
Jim Richardson 

Key Words: technology in museums

3rd Gulf Arts and Cultural Leaders Meeting. Qatar, 23 November 2011
Text and PowerPoint available HERE

Reclaiming Histories and the Virtual Museum: A Proposal to Preserve Al Jazeera Al Hamra
Seth Thompson

Key Words: virtual museum, UAE, cultural heritage

23rd International CIPA Symposium, session B-3:
Web techniques regarding cultural heritage. Prague, 12-16 September 2011
Available HERE
Reclaiming Histories: The Jazirat Al Hamra Virtual Museum
Seth Thompson

Key Words: digital heritage, UAE

March Meeting 2011. Sharjah, UAE, 13-15 March 2011
Summery and video recording available HERE
Needs Assessment Strategies for the Emerging Museum Website: The Case of the Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization in the United Arab Emirates
Seth Thompson

Key Words: website design, research findings

3rd
International Conference on The Inclusive Museum, Technology Stream. Istanbul, 29 June-2 July 2010
Abstract available from all session listing HERE
Image: Seiyun Museum, Hahdramaut, Yemen

PUBLICATIONS

Digitizing a Survivor's Identity: the past, present and future of the Kuwait National Museum Archives
Farah Al-Sabah

Key Words: museum archive, UNESCO, historical documents


The Memory of the World in the Digital Age: digitization and preservation, UNESCO conference and publication, Vancouver, Canada, 26-28 September 2012. p.838-850.

Available HERE
Museum Analytics
Website

Key Words: museum attendance tracking, website traffic, Facebook traffic, Twitter following, Qatar, Kuwait

Website HERE 
Reclaiming Histories and the Virtual Museum: A Proposal to Preserve Al Jazeera Al Hamra
Seth Thompson

Key Words: virtual museum, museum 2.0, UAE

International Journal of the Arts in Society, vol. 6, no. 2, p.127-138  
Abstract available HERE

The United Arab Emirates and the Emerging Museum Website
Seth Thompson

Key Words: Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization, website, virtual museums

International Journal of the Inclusive Museum, vol. 4, no. 3, p.39-50
Abstract available HERE
Digital architectural reconstruction: new media technology and their use as educational tools in the Arabian Gulf
Ron W Hawker

Key Words: Ras al-Khaimah museum, UAE, documenting vernacular architecture

In: Structural Studies, Repairs and Maintenance of Heritage Architecture X, (The Built Environment, vol. 95), C A Brebbia, ed. 2007, p.587-595
Abstract and essay access available HERE
Virtually Speaking: The Museum as Majilis
Seth Thompson

Key Words:  UAE, digital media, heritage

2A Art & Architecture special edition Museums in the Middle East, issue 13, winter/spring 2010, p.34-36
Available HERE

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