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Vista Ar webinar on Visitor Intelligence

The VISTA AR project is proud to present a free webinar for cultural heritage sites and other interested parties. We will be presenting the visitor intelligence tools that we are developing as part of the project and giving a live demo of the dashboard, the text analysis of visitor feedback and the tracking of visitors […]
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PEOPLE, PLANET, PROFIT: CREATING A NEW REALITY FOR TOURISM

The University of Exeter (UoE), Cornwall Campus, has organised a series of webinars on the triple bottom line performance that a company seeks to achieve: People, Planet, Profit (PPP). On 10 December 2020, Dr Laura Phillips (Lecturer at the UoE Business School and member of the VISTA AR Project) was invited as a keynote speaker […]
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GDPR: What about the effects of Brexit on the British-European VISTA project. Info and advice

The UK’s exit from the European Union has happened and we now need to adapt and take the necessary steps to facilitate the continuation of cross-Channel collaboration. One major issue concerns the management, hosting, storage and sharing of personal data, i.e. all information that can identify a person, such as name, IP address or bank […]
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Targeting new audiences using immersive technology – The Tin Coast at Botallack

On 7 December 2020, UoE postdoc Cristina Mosconi presented the case study of the Tin Coast in Cornwall at the CIDOC conference on the digital transformation of cultural heritage institutions. Her presentation focused on the importance and means of targeting new audience segmentations using immersive technologies, with the National Trust site as an example. Tin […]
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Case study – Exeter Cathedral

Introduction Case study – Exeter Cathedral[1] Exeter Cathedral is an Anglican Cathedral, and the seat of the Bishop of Exeter, in the city of Exeter, Devon in South West England. It is one of the great medieval Cathedrals of England, and one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture anywhere. Originally dating back to the […]
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Creating Cut-through content for your organisation

Heritage Digital organised a web conference on October 27 by entitled “Creating Cut through Content” or how to use all the content you have on the Internet to help grow your organisation and build your digital strategy. During the webinar, social media trainer Andrew Davis, with 19 years of digital experience, shared many helpful tips […]
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Fougères and VISTA at the International Tourism Fair

Next spring, our partner Fougères will participate, as every year, in the International Tourism Fair in Rennes. Usually held in February, for safety reasons the show has been postponed to April, from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th. The first day will be mainly dedicated to professionals while the weekend will be for the general public. […]
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A DAY AT EXETER CATHEDRAL – 15 OCTOBER 2020

There was bright sunshine on Thursday 15 October when Exeter Cathedral welcomed RedBalloon Productions and their cameras, from Bournemouth University. With the help of the University of Exeter team, the aim was to use image to explain the importance of VISTA tools at this historic site. A full day of filming during which the Dean, […]
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25th CONFERENCE ON CULTURAL HERITAGE AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES (CHNT) ONLINE

On November 4-6, 2020, Cristina Mosconi and Dr Pikakshi Manchanda of the University of Exeter attended the 25th annual conference on Cultural Heritage and New Technologies (CHNT 2020). Traditionally hosted in Vienna, this year for the first time in its long history, the conference was held virtually. Despite its virtual location, the conference was attended […]
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