The AVICOM Committee’s 2012 Conference will be held in Montreal, Canada from October 9–12, 2012, during the same time as the AVICOM Committee’s annual meeting.
The Conference will be followed by the Festival international de l’Audiovisuel et du Multimédia sur le Patrimoine(FIAMP), a competition that salutes the best achievements of museums worldwide in a number of categories. Visits to various Montreal museums are planned for the final day of the Conference, Friday, October 12, 2012. In addition, a “Guide to Suggested Activities” will be provided to those participants who would like to extend their stay in Montreal through the following weekend. From 200 to 300 AVICOM members are expected to attend.
The Conference will provide the opportunity to hear presentations from specialists in new sound and image technologies from around the world who work for museums, design educational programs, head art conservation efforts, create content or are interested in mapping the future development of these new technologies.#AVICOM