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Save the date ! Collecting the traces of the Covid – Tuesday June 15th from 1pm (Paris time)

Tuesday, June 15th
from 1 to 2:30 pm (Paris time)
meet and discuss on Zoom
“Collecting the traces of the Covid:
how will museums bear witness to this page in world history ?” 
Between objects and ideas, how have museums collected traces of Covid?
How is this pandemic observed, experienced and narrated by museums?
Did the pandemic highlight the educational role of museums in the face of “fake news”? What place should be given to digital technology and digital evidence?
What are the consequences for museum collections and their professionals?

Come to share and discuss with:
• Foteini Aravani, Digital curator at the Museum of London
• Emilie Girard, Scientific director of collections at Mucem (Marseilles)
• Elisabeth Ioannides, Education curator at the EMST & Art-psychotherapist (Athens)
• Maria Ollilla, Curator at the National Museum of Finland (Helsinki) & Secretary of the TAKO Network for Collections Management and Contemporary Documenting in Finland
• Corinne Thépaut-Cabasset, President of ICOM Costume, Fashion and Textiles
• Jacob Thorek Jensen, Board member of CIMUSET & Curator at the National Museum of Science and Technology in Denmark ( Elseneur )
Links to the session :
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87906296669?pwd=ZnMvNUd6MmR1VDRtQnF2aVhwQzBXdz09
Meeting ID :  879 0629 6669
Secret code: 853196
The session, organised on Zoom, will be moderated by Estelle Guille des Buttes, Chief curator of heritage & Deputy treasurer of ICOM France.
It will be held simultaneously in French, English and Spanish.
The session is open, without prior registration.
ICOM UK