Between 7 and 12 September 2017, colleagues from Universidad Inca Garcilaso de la Vega and Universidad de Piura visited the Center for Advanced Research on New Materials, Products and Innovative Processes – CAMPUS, at University Politehnica of Bucharest, for a study and experience exchange tour. Firstly, during a joint, on-site and webinar framework, they pursue with investigating multimedia classification techniques.
The courses were complemented by visits at the research labs and with hands-on sessions for some real-world machine based applications. Through both fundamental and practical implementations, participants achieved engineering and research skills for developing high-tech cultural heritage applications, specific to each need. The visit tour concluded with an official reception at the Embassy of the Republic of Peru, where future cooperation was discussed and a cooperation agreement between the universities was signed.
The UMETECH Kick-off Conference will be held in the Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Argentina – Buenos Aires, in March 14-17, 2017.
The 4-days conference will gather all the project partners and is expected to be the opportunity to share experiences in the application of ICT technologies to Cultural Heritage, have an in-detail definition of the implementation plan of the Competence Centers and the research projects to develop.
MAIN CONFERENCE TOPICS:
- Day 1 – March 14th, 2017
Introduction to UMETECH Kick off Conference
- Day 2 – March 15th, 2017
Cultural Heritage and ICT in Europe
UMETECH Project implementation rules
- Day 3 – March 16th 2017
Cultural Heritage in Latin America
UMETECH Competence Center network
- Day 4 – March 17th 2017
UMETECH research projects and administration
The full program is available HERE.