MIDEA Posts Tagged ‘augmented reality’

Alex’s Art Picks – NMC Horizon Report Short List Edition

Alex's Art Picks - NMC Horizon Report Short List Edition

MIDEA’s Associate Director, Alex Freeman, has the scoop on the most innovative happenings in the museum world right now. Check out this NMC Horizon Report Short List > 2013 Museum Edition of Alex’s Art Picks: Roll Up Your Sleeves for an Augmented Reality Sand Box Augmented reality is an emerging technology that has made all […]

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MIDEA at Museums and the Web 2013 Conference

MIDEA at Museums and the Web 2013 Conference

Last week I had the pleasure of presenting the NMC Horizon Report > 2012 Museum Edition at the Museums and the Web 2013 conference in Portland, Oregon. MW 2013 is a excellent place to learn about the most recent advancements in the field of museum technology. Some of the notable topics included many of the […]

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Horizon Report>2012 Museum Edition

Horizon Report>2012 Museum Edition

Hot off the “press” the Horizon Report>2012 Museum Edition is available today.  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.  You can download a pdf of the full report. Had great crowd at the MIDEA Connect webinar launching the report […]

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If there is no wind, row!

If there is no wind, row!

Si ventus non est, remiga–Latin Proverb I’d like to end the year on an inspirational note, and so, the Latin quote, which roughly translated means “If there is no wind, row!”  I’m lucky enough to be able to remember a time at museums when there was actually more than enough money to go around and […]

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2011 Horizon Report>Museum Edition

2011 Horizon Report>Museum Edition

T-minus 1 hour and counting until the 2011 Horizon Report>Museum Edition is officially launched at the annual Museum Computer Network Conference (MCN) here in Atlanta Georgia.  I find  myself occasionally looking up and glancing out the window of my room on the fifteenth floor of the hotel.- The sky is a perfect robin’s egg blue […]

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The Wisdom of MIDEA Members

The Wisdom of MIDEA Members

I hope by now you’ve all read Samantha Adam’s post calling for examples of great projects in the six ares for the 2011 Horizon Report: Museum Edition.  This is an important and exciting time in the development of the report.  The advisory board has completed their work and what a terrific board we had this […]

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NMC Seeks Examples for the NMC Horizon Report: 2011 Museum Edition

NMC Seeks Examples for the NMC Horizon Report: 2011 Museum Edition

  The 2011 Horizon.Museum Advisory Board has spoken! Six emerging technology topics have officially been voted into the upcoming NMC Horizon Report: 2011 Museum Edition. But first, we want to hear from you. We are interested in learning about any kind of research, pilot programs, innovative projects, or other work happening at your museum (or ones you know of) in […]

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“The Stroller” as Learning Type: Michael Gallagher

"The Stroller" as Learning Type: Michael Gallagher

Michael Sean Gallagher, according to his web site, works at “a very large academic database” and is currently earning a Masters in Education (elearning) from the University of Edinburgh.  On his web site you will also find a 27 minute narrated presentation, and the text and images, entitled “Urban Cultural Heritage, Augmented Reality, and the […]

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