International Museum Week Programme
Under the theme of Digital Museums: Digital Natural History Collections and Biodiversity themes will be explored through a series of interactive seminars at the Iziko South African Museum (ISAM)
11:00-12:00 Professor Les Underhill discusses virtual museums
12:00-13:00 Romala Govender will discuss Digitization Planning for Museum Cenzoic collection
11:00 – 12:00 Richard Knight will discuss a digital Biodiversity curriculum
12:00 – 13:00 Jon Ambler & the SASBi students will discuss Binary, biology and bones - how digitization leads to discovery
11:00 – 12:00 Doug Harebottle of UWC & SANBI will discuss Biodiversity Informatics hub
12:00 – 13:00 Dalton Gibbs and Leighan Mossop will discuss the Cape Town City’s Biodiversity Database
Karoo Palaeontology Lab - Take a behind-the-scenes tour of this fascinating facility.
11 - 15 May starts at 11.30 sessions will run every 30 minutes.
Gogga Tour – Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Entomology Collections.
15 May 11:00 – 12:00Back to What's on calendar