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NDSR Art Keynote: Digital Transformation and Cultural Heritage

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Digital Transformation and Cultural Heritage

Keynote Lecture: Douglas Hegley

To close the 2018-2019 NDSR Art Immersion Week, Keynote Douglas Hegley, Chief Digital Officer at Minneapolis Institute of Art, shares reflections on digital transformation and cultural heritage.


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If you have questions about this event, please contact Karina Wratschko at karina.wratschko@philamuseum.org.


Douglas Hegley joined the museum sector in 1997, after previous stints in higher education and pediatric research. During 14 years at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, he helped create collaborative technology operations and deliver engaging digital content to visitors. In 2011 he joined the Minneapolis Institute of Art, where as the Chief Digital Officer he sets the vision and strategy for all digital media and technology efforts, and aims to deliver engaging stories to all audiences via digital channels. Mr. Hegley has been recognized by his peers as a leader in the field, and has served on the boards and committees of several cultural heritage organizations, including the Minnesota Association of Museums, and the Museum Computer Network (president in 2011).


Image credit: Live Cinema/Fiona Tan: Inventory. Installation in Levy Gallery, Perelman Building (2014).

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