CALL: Cultural Heritage Knowledge Visualisation Symposium

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London, UK A symposium in the 14th International Conference on Information Visualisation, will be held at London South Bank University, London, UK on July 26, and 27-29, 2010.
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Important Dates:
1 March 2010: Submission of papers
16 April 2010: Notification of Peer Review Result
30 April 2010: Submission of camera-ready
7 May 2010: Early registration closes
Over the last 2 decades we have seen a shift from the physical confines of the ‘houses of knowledge’ – traditional museum, cultural galleries, knowledge institutes – to more online, mobile, accessible interactive displays of cultural heritage knowledge. From books, physical displays and site-specific places of cultural heritage significance, many more can now access these repositories remotely. As touring 3D installations, interactive online applications, images, text, audio and video, access to cultural heritage knowledge has never been so accessible. What does this mean to those who’s heritage is on display? What protocols are needed to protect the integrity of the knowledge included? And, what new knowledge do we gain through these technological interventions and expositions of cultural heritage? These are only some of the many questions raised in this emerging field of Cultural Heritage Knowledge Visualisation.
The symposium seeks original projects that deal with, but are not limited to, the following topics:
• Heritage Visualisation
• Culture Visualisation
• Visualising Society Networks
• Visualising Cultural Heritage Knowledge Practices
• Developing Protocols for Cultural Heritage Knowledge Visualisation
• Cultural Heritage Knowledge Semantics
• Narrative Visualisation
• Cultural Heritage Knowledge Ethics
Symposium Cultural Heritage Knowledge Visualisation Liaison
Theodor G Wyeld, Flinders University, Australia
Advisory, Programme and reviewing committee:
Theodor G Wyeld, Flinders University, Australia
Sarah Kenderdine (Museum Victoria, Aust)
Ekaterina Prasolova-Førland (NTNU, Trondheim)
Teng-Wen Chang (NYUST, Taiwan)
Brett Leavy (CyberDreaming, Aust)
Malcolm Pumpa (QUT, Aust)
Marinos Ioannides (HTI, Cyprus)
Giovanni Issini (DFI, Italy)
Special Journal Edition for selected papers: TBA.
Supporting Bodies:
Flinders Humanities Research Centre for Cultural Heritage and Cultural
Exchange, Flinders University, Australia
All enquiries about Cultural Heritage Knowledge Visualisation should be
addressed to:
Theodor Wyeld
Digital Media Studies
Flinders University
GPO Box 2100
Adelaide 5001
South Australia
ph: +06 8 8201 3264
fx: +06 8 8201 3635
Instructions for Authors
All submitted papers are peer reviewed by at least 3 reviewers. Authors are
invited to upload full original papers to the conference online submission
system by February 25, 2009, Electronic
submissions (PDF) are recommended and should be formatted according to the instructions for papers at The final manuscripts for full papers are expected to be no more than 6 pages - up to 4 excess pages may be purchased and is set by publisher at 25 GBP per page.

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