Digital Training for Museum and Gallery Officers

The British Council presents a workshop on Digital Engagement of Museums in Kolkat in association with National Council of Science Museums is planning a three-day intense workshop on Digital Engagements of Museums in Kolkata and Delhi. 

Noted museum digital experts Carolyn Royston (Historical Royal Palaces, London) and Charlotte Sexton (ex National Galleries) will conduct training on practical approaches to develop strategies, techniques and processes to build and sustain a digital programme in museums.

The focus will be on three key areas:

  • Ways to create a museum website and web presence.
  • Introduction to digital content writing and basic production techniques.
  • Using interactive media in your galleries to enhance the visitor experience.  

 Please contact the following persons to register yourself for the workshops

Workshop venue and dates

City Dates Venue
Kolkata 22 and 24 September 2014

National Council Council of Science Museums, 33, Block GN, Sector V, Bidhan Nagar, Kolkata 700091

New Delhi 25 and 26 September 2014 National Museum Institute, National Museum, Janpath, Delhi, 110011

Workshop focus

  • How to develop strategy, technique and process to build and sustain a Digital program in Museum.
  • Ways to create Museum Website and Web presence.
  • Introduction to Digital content writing including tweeting, blogging etc.
  • Basic Production and Promotion techniques through simple and effective digital interactions.
  • Using Interactive media in galleries to enhance visitor’s experience.