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Culture and Digital Heritage Conference, with launch of NFT SpotlightHeritageTimișoara2023 and XR Show in Experimentarium and UPT Museum
February 17 – February 19
Politehnica University Timisoara, through the ID/IFR and e-Learning Centre and the Multimedia Centre, together with the National Museum of Banat and Timisoara 2023, is organising a whole weekend of events dedicated to the official opening of the Cultural Programme Timisoara European Capital of Culture 2023 - Opening Timisoara 2023. Hybrid conference " Culture and Digital Heritage and XR Show with the launch of NFT Spotlight Heritage Timisoara” brings a diverse category of international speakers, from the area of digital heritage and culture and partly from E³UDRES² partner universities, with a range of cultural, educational, artistic, critical and scientific perspectives, and, for the first time in the Romanian landscape, the launch NFT-Non-Fungible Tokens I Spotlight Heritage-Timisoara2023. The event will take place on 17 February 2023, from 9:00-17:00, in the Conference Centre of Politehnica University Timisoara (Vasile Pârvan Boulevard, no. 2 B) and online. Participation is free based on registration: in-situ for the Auditorium Hall of UPT Conference Center online via the Zoom platform In addition to the conference, the programme will include a series of events that will bring the city's specificities (technical - industrial - creative) under the spotlight. The event will continue in 18 -19 February 2023, between the hours of 10:00 -17:00 with a Show XR, which will include digital technology shows (augmented/virtual/mixed reality, holograms, interactive applications) and science shows (spectacular physics demonstrations, chemistry experiments for the 5 senses, presentation of Timisoara's technical premieres), organised as guided tours in the space of Experimentarium TM and the UPT Museum (Splaiul Spiru Haret, Timisoara). Heritage Spotlight Passport Timisoara where they will be able to collect points from all heritage events in 2023. Invitees include creative industries actors, museographers, artists, university and pre-university teachers, students, pupils, creators of cultural events, members of civil society, students, as well as people with disabilities, seniors and children.