Culturemondo met PICNIC '10

As part of the fabulous PICNIC '10 festival that took place in Amsterdam (September 22nd to 24th), Culturemondo hosted thier 6th International Rountable PLUS ran a series of three unique debates that picked up on the key theme of the festival - 'Redesign the World' and considered it from the perspective of the cultural heritage and arts sector.

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Culturemondo folk who are all developing, building and running online The debates were geared to explore some of the issues that we feel are changing the way we engage our online audiences and develop digital services for them:

- Cultural Criticism in the Age of New Journalism (Wednesday 22nd)
- Beyond Tourism: Future Directions for Mobile Cultural Content (Thursday 23rd)
- Opening the Vault: Cloud Culture and New Business Models (Friday 24th)

Speakers included a mix of international cultural thinkers, policy makers and activists including:

  • Charles Leadbeater (supported by Counterpoint, British Council)
  • Soenke Zehle
  • Walter Amerika
  • Harry Verwaaijen
  • David Vogt
  • Seb Chan
  • Gilian Schrofer
  • Mike Edson
  • Raymond van den Boogaard
  • Diana Krabbendam
  • Michelle Kasperczak.

Following the three workshops was the 6th International Culturemondo Roundtable. This one day event took an intensive, practical and user-focussed approach to connecting practice and policy.

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Supported by:

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The Culturemondo network is supported by:
TELDAP, the Taiwan e-Learning and Digital Archives Program.