The press conference for the exhibition (9 July 2014) will take place in Rome at Ara Pacis. Among the participants connected remotely are:
Giuseppe Abbamonte, Director of the Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology, European Commission,
Wim Hupperetz, Director of the Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam,
Mohamed Abd El- Maguid, Director of The Museum of Antiquities at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina in Alexandria Egypt
Adnan Muftarevic, Director of the Sarajevo Museum.
The organiser is the EU funded V-MusT.net project (Virtual Museum Transnational Network). The Network will set up a service platform to integrate tools and services for Virtual Museums, training activities and a virtual museum laboratory to be used by the whole community. The project is coordinated by the Consilio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) and has 18 partners from 13 different countries.