Research Information: New resource on digitisation of Pacific cultural collections

In September 2010, RMIT University, Smart Services CRC and the Australian Museum hosted a symposium  entitled: "Casting the Net: a forum exploring issues of intellectual property and traditional knowledge in digital cultural collections." Our focus was on Pacific Islands cultural heritage collections. You can now find the proceedings of the symposium online.


Included in the monograph are papers by:

Frank Howarth - Director, Australian Museum

Tarisi Vunidilo - Secretary General, Pacific Islands Museums Association

Prof. Margaret Jackson and Dr Paul Coughlin - RMIT Graduate School Business & Law and Smart Services CRC

Prof. Supriya Singh and Meredith Blake - RMIT Graduate School Business & Law and Smart Services CRC

Melanie Raberts - Museum Victoria

Sana Balai - National Gallery of Victoria

Dr. Jenny Newell - National Museum of Australia

Dr. Michael Gunn - National Gallery of Australia

Dr. Barry Craig - South Australian Museum

Imelda Miller - Queensland Museum