2003 Annual Conference and Joint Meetings held in Maha
Chakri Sirindhorn Anthropology Centre (SAC) in Bangkok from
November 7 ~ 9 have successfully finished. More than 300 participants
from over 16 countries came together to share their researches
and knowledge in the field of Digital Archive, Digital Museum,
e-Learning, e-Resource, GIS, Grid, Metadata and other technical
problems. Furthermore, many of the international culture heritage
projects working in Southeast Asia such as UNESCO, ECAI and
SEAMEO sent delegates.
with two Keynote Speeches delivered by M.R. Chakrarot Chitrabongs,
Permanent Secretary Ministry of Culture, Royal Thai Government
and Dr. Mike Keller, Stanford University and twenty-seven
Parallel Sessions generated an enormous momentum that carried
over into the three-day Annual Conference and Joint Meetings.
The diverse topics in the conference were related to Pacific
Rim Culture Heritage, digitization of cultural resources,
museum collections and digitalization, information future,
and new technology. Sharing and dissemination data had paved
paradigm of collaboration between digital technology and cultural
heritage, which exactly reflect the main theme of this conference
"Cultural Heritage and Collaboration in the Digital Age".
Proceedings, which contain the presentation materials or full
papers, will be made on a CD-ROM and sent to all participants
by the end of February of year 2004. The additional information
on the conference, including photos of speakers and various
events, could be found at http://www.PNClink.org.
Any comments on the CD-ROM Proceedings, please contact Ms.
Vicky Huang at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call +886-2-2789-9380.