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Engaging Visitors Through Play – MCG Spring Meeting – 30 May 2013

The MCG Committee are pleased to announce our Spring meeting: Engaging Visitors Through Play Museums Computer Group hosted by the Centre for Media Research Event reports: Event blogger Mairead Quinn’s Engaging Visitors Through Play Museums Association ‘Game on’ by Mia Ridge

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MCG Spring Meeting – with Culture24 – Brighton – 17th June 2011

‘Go Collaborate’ MCG Spring Meeting in partnership with Culture24 – Brighton – 17th June Event reports: Jane Finnis’ Notes and take homes from the Museums Computer Group spring meeting Culture24 hosted in Brighton in June 2011 Rhiannon Looseley’s guest post on

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UKMW10 – Doing more with less: rising to the digital challenge in difficult times

The Museums Computer Group ‘UK Museums on the Web’ Conference 2010 hosted by the Museum of London Including a joint evening session with Wikimedia UK hosted at the British Museum The hashtag for this event was #ukmw10. Themes of the

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‘Linking museums’ – event report and next steps

On a recent balmy July evening, a number of people gathered in a pub in London to discuss ‘linking museums’.  Described as ‘a meetup for people interested in the applications of linked data, microformats, RDFa (etc) for museums and the

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MCG Spring Meeting 2010: The Politics of Digital Heritage: Programming, Promotion And Policy

Museums Collections Centre, Birmingham 25 Dollman Street, Birmingham B7 4RQ Training Room

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The MCG is for technologists, curators, educators, marketers and more in and around museums. Posts and event news by Mia (Chair), Jess, and the Comms team

  • RT @mia_out: .@ukmcg conferences are a great chance to present to a smart and friendly crowd hungry for good ideas. Act by Apr 30 https://t.co/0qEc325bpp
  • Some interesting reflections on the role of #musetech in artistic interventions in museums by @dannybirchall https://t.co/NXBKfRahGG
  • RT @dannybirchall: Ropes, Tropes & Bots (or: What the Museum Finds Hard to Say) -- text from a talk at the @FreudMusLondon on Saturday https://t.co/poxTYHkjAw
  • RT @doteveryoneuk: Want a creche, an interpreter, funds for interns? We're offering £500 grants to help host fairer tech events. https://t.co/UoVLqi2yig
  • @matthewcock thanks for sharing!