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THE 2014 MICHELETTI AWARD
The winner of the Award will be announced at the EMA Annual Meeting in Glasgow at the Riverside Museum, which will take place on Friday and Saturday, 25 and 26 April 2014. It will be an action-packed occasion, as it will also include the results of the first edition of the Heritage in Motion (HiM) Award, the multimedia festival of cultural heritage, and will be preceded on Thursday 24 April by a LEM meeting, which is an optional part of the main programme.
The registration form and provisional programme will be available in early January.
THE 2014 CHILDREN IN MUSEUMS AWARD
The Seminar and Ceremony for the Award will be announced in Bologna on occasion of the Children Book Fair, on Wednesday 26 March 2014.
In consideration of the common goals and areas of interest in the field of heritage and museums research and science, the Forum of Slavic Cultures and the European Museum Academy signed a cooperation agreement articulated in various lines of activities such as: seminars, lectures, conferences, publications, participation in European projects, award schemes dedicated to museums and other cultural organizations, exchange of experts and students, researches, networking at the international level and dissemination of their common projects as well as of their individual materials.
We are very pleased to welcome the following colleagues to our organisation:
Pool of Experts
Jill Cousins, Executive Director, The Europeana Foundation, Den Haag, The Netherlands
Paolo Galluzzi, Director, Museo Galileo, Firenze, Italy
We are very pleased to publish here an article sent by our Turkey Representative Ahmet Omer Erdonmez, Director of the Bursa City Museum and one of EMA most active National Representatives.
He was one of the most prominent personalities on the European museum scene and one of the pioneers of industrial archaeology in the 1960s, a broadcaster and the author of numerous books.
The 2013 Kenneth Hudson Seminar in Lubljana
EMA Prize to Europeana Foundation