188/4 E-Commerce Group
Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems
Vienna University of Technology
Favoritenstrasse 9-11/188, A-1040 Vienna, Austria

Social Interaction with Cultural Heritage on the Web

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This research proposal aims at bridging some of the current trends regarding<br> Cultural Heritage institution┬┤s usage of Web based technologies. These trends<br> include the increased use of Social Web principles with respect to traditional<br> Web presences and the employment of Web3D technologies for single- or<br> multi-user 3D environments for entertainment and education. Seen individually,<br> each of these topics has already been covered by a number of different research<br> projects, but relatively little work has been done on finding ways to elaborate<br> these approaches by combining them within a common framework. The latter<br> can also be observed in the practical usage patterns of these technologies, being<br> usually limited to rather self-contained projects. Therefore, the aim is to provide<br> a framework for the presentation of cultural heritage artefacts in a 3D virtual<br> collaborative environment where visitors are able to participate using both<br> synchronous and asynchronous means of communication.
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Business Informatics
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Information and Communication Technology
Current Trends in Web Engineering
ISBN: 978-3-642-13910-9
587 - 592
Acceptance undecided
<u>M. Arends</u>, D. Goldfarb: <br>"<i>Social Interaction with Cultural Heritage on the Web</i>"; <br>Talk: 10th International Conference on Web Engineering , ICWE 2010, Vienna, Austria; 07-05-2010 - 07-09-2010; in: "<i>Current Trends in Web Engineering</i>", Springer, LNCS 6189 (2010), ISBN: 978-3-642-13910-9; 587 - 592.<br><br> <a href="https://publik.tuwien.ac.at/showentry.php?ID=191598&lang=2" class="publist"><i>More information</i></a><br><br>
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