UMAC 2019

University Museums and Collections as Cultural Hubs:

The Future of Tradition

 

Preliminary Program

Program PDF (version 21.10.2018)

31 August

17.00-19.00 UMAC Board Meeting, University Museum of Cultures, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies

19.00 UMAC Board Dinner with UMAK Board, Keynotes and other Guests (by invitation)

 

1 September

Kyoto University Museum

9.00-13.00 Pre-Conference Workshops (max. 20 participants each, themes tba)

14.00-18.00 Pre-Conference Workshops (max. 20 participants each, themes tba)

18.00-19.00 Working Groups Meetings: Teaching Tools, Standards, UMAC Futures

 

2 September

ICC Kyoto

Morning: ICOM Opening Ceremony + ICOM Keynotes

UMAC: Room 510

13.30 UMAC 2019 Opening Session

– Akiko Fukuno, Co-Chair UMAC 2019

– Hiroshi Minami, Co-Chair UMAC 2019

– Marta C. Lourenço, UMAC Chair

14.00 Keynote Addresses

Seishi Namiki, Chair of the University Museum Association of Kyoto (UMAK), Director of Museums and Archives of Kyoto Institute of Technology

Keynote to be announced

15.00 Session 1: Special Session (Plenary: 4×5 min talks focussed on a theme and then in-depth discussion)

16.00 Break

16.30 Session 2: Special Session (Plenary: 4×5 min talks focussed on a theme and then in-depth discussion)

18.00 Opening Party

 

3 September

ICC Kyoto

Morning: ICOM Keynotes

UMAC: Room 510

13.30 Session 4: Joint Session with ICTOP (Plenary): The P-MUS Project: Results and Questions

Marta C. Lourenço, UMAC President

Darko Babic, ICTOP President

15.00 Session 5: Poster Session (Plenary)

16.00 Break

16.30 UMAC AGM (Plenary with Elections)

18.00 Social Event at Nijo Castle

 

4 September

ICC Kyoto

Morning: ICOM Keynotes

UMAC: Room 510/Room tba

13.30 Session 6/Session 7 (Standard Sessions)

14.30 Session 8/Session 9 (Standard Sessions)

15.30 Break

16.00 Session 10/Session 11 (Standard Sessions)

17.00 Session 12/Session 13 (Standard Sessions

18.00 Social Event

 

5 September – Off Site Meeting

Kyoto University Museum of Cultures, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies

10.00 Session 14 (Standard Session)

11.00 Visit to Kyoto University Museum of Cultures

13.00 Lunch

14.00-19.00 Visits to University Museums and Collections

Kyoto University Museum, Kyoto Sangyo University Gallery, and others (tba)

18.00 Social Event

 

6 September

Over 40 tours of culture and nature offered, in Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture and the Kansai Area.

Registrations in May 2019

 

7 September

18.00 Closing Ceremony and Party, Kyoto National Museum

 

POST-CONFERENCE SEMINAR “University Museums as Cultural Commons” (provisional title)

Keio University, Tokyo

9-10 September

Visits to university museums and collections in Tokyo

(travel Kyoto-Tokyo and accommodation in Tokyo not included in the ICOM 2019 conference fee)