written on Jan 16, 2013 by Holly Witchey
Hot off the “press” the Horizon Report>2012 Museum Edition is available today.Â There is a terrific little 3 minute video–for friends and colleagues who prefer a quick video introduction to the information)–and the press relief.Â You can download a pdf of the full report.
Had great crowd at the MIDEA Connect webinar launching the report today (January 16, 2013).Â The audience was pretty evenly split between technologists and educators and the conversation was lively.Â Thanks to all the advisory board members who came and stayed and played too.
For those of you who missed the webinar here’s a recap of some of the important bits from the this years report.
And the six technologies to watch as identified in this year’s report are:
ONE YEAR OR LESS
TWO TO THREE YEARS
FOUR TO FIVE YEARS
Now stop reading this blog and go download and read the the full report.
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Holly Witchey is an art historian and museum consultant with more than 25 years experience working in museums. I
In 1990, after earning a Ph.D. in European Art at Case Western Reserve University, Holly left rainy Cleveland for sunny San Diego and began her museum career at the San Diego Museum of Art. As Associate Curator of European Art she began developing content-rich projects for museums using new technologies.
In 2000 she left the curatorial world, and sunny San Diego, to return to rainy Cleveland to lead the New Media Department at the Cleveland Museum of Art. In 2009 she left the museum and currently teaches online in the AAP Master of Arts in Museum Studies program for Johns Hopkins University, as well as in the classroom, at Case Western Reserve University where she is adjunct faculty in the Department of Art History. Holly is the Editor and Co-PI of the 2010 Horizon Report: Museum Edition.
She has served on the board of directors for MCN and as the AAM Board-appointed member of the National Committee for Archives, Libraries, and Museums (CALM). From 2002 to 2004 she served as a member of AAMâs Media and Technology Standing Professional Committee (M&T), and from 2004-2007 she served as Chair of M&T.
In addition to these commentaries for MIDEA, she also blogs for Musematic (http://musematic.net/author/hwitchey/) an online mouthpiece for M&T and the MCN.
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