ICOM 2016 MILAN: GOPPION IS MAIN SPONSOR OF THE 24TH GENERAL CONFERENCE OF ICOM - INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF MUSEUMS

Goppion MuseumLab is serving as main sponsor for the XXIV ICOM (International Council of Museums) General Conference, the most important international meeting for the museum industry, hosting 4,000 professionals from all over the world. Goppion is sharing ICOM sponsorship with their strategic partners Paul Bernhard Exhibit Design & Consulting from Austin, Texas, The Hettema Group from Pasadena, California, and THK Co., Ltd. from Tokyo, Japan.

The 2016 edition will take place at MiCo Conference Center, located at Piazzale Carlo Magno 1, July 3-9, 2016. The relationship between museums and cultural landscapes will be the pivotal conference theme, focusing on how museums can serve and interpret their communities and regions, and what tools they can use to contribute to the promotion of their cultural patrimony.

WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF THIS THEME, GOPPION MUSEUMLAB HAS ORGANIZED A SERIES OF CASE STUDY CONFERENCES:

Red Hall 2 (North Wing, level +1) h.13.15 - 14.15

The Living Museum: A Collaborative Work Model for Building Museums and Facilitating Client Vision

INTRODUCTORY REMARKS:
Mario Boffo, Former Ambassador to Saudi Arabia

PRESENTERS:
Harlow Tighe, Director of Museum Services, Goppion MuseumLab, Italy
Fabrizio Bardelli, Architect and Site Manager, Goppion SpA , Italy
Katrina Smith, Business Development Manager Middle East Region, Goppion SpA, Italy
Marco Magni, Architect, Guicciardini & Magni Architetti, Italy

Red Hall 2 (North Wing, level +1) h.14.15 – 15.15

The Living Museum: Exhibition Design, Facsimile Fabrication and Collection Presentation

PRESENTERS:
Paul Bernhard, President, Paul Bernhard Exhibit Design & Consulting, USA
Troy Woods, Sculptor and Exhibition Designer, Paul Bernhard Exhibit Design & Consulting, USA
Adeline Rispal, Architect and Exhibition Designer, Studio Adeline Rispal, France

Red Hall 1 (North Wing, level +1) h.13.15 - 14.15

The Living Museum: New Technology: Smart Solutions and Multimedia Innovations for Enhancing Visitor Experience

PRESENTERS:
Phil Hettema, President and Creative Executive, The Hettema Group, USA
Anthony Pruett, Senior Vice President, The Hettema Group, USA
Alain Dupuy, President, Innovision, France
Giancarlo Cotrufo, Project Manager, Goppion SpA, Italy

Yellow Hall 3 (North Wing – Level +1) h.13.15 - 14.15

Goppion EducationLab: Conservation Issues, Solutions and Innovations

PRESENTERS:
Pamela Hatchfield, Head of Objects Conservation at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and President of the American Institute for Conservation, USA
Andrea Sartori, Business Development Manager, Goppion SpA, Italy
Giuseppe Ciccaldo, Branch Manager, THK Co., Ltd., Italy
Peter Hohenstatt, Business Development Manager, Goppion SpA, Italy

PLEASE VISIT US AT BOOTH #29 FROM JULY 4TH TO JULY 6TH, AND JOIN US FOR A COFFEE IN OUR ADJACENT NETWORKING LOUNGE.

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PRACTICAL INFORMATION:

Date: July 4–6, 2016

Location: Booth #29 MiCo (Milano Congressi), entrance at Gate 14 in via Gattemelata, 5, 20149 Milano

FOR INFO, PLEASE CONTACT US

Goppion Communications: eventi@goppion.com