DISH

The conference about digital strategies in heritage

Michael Edson

Keynote speaker - Smithsonian Institution

Michael has worked on numerous award-winning projects and has been involved in practically every aspect of technology and New Media for museums.

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Michael Edson is the Smithsonian Institution's Director of Web and New Media Strategy. Michael has worked on numerous award-winning projects and has been involved in practically every aspect of technology and New Media for museums. In addition to developing the Smithsonian's Web and New Media Strategy and the Smithsonian's multi-award winning Web and New Media Strategy Wiki, Michael helped create the Smithsonian's first blog, Eye Level, and the first Alternative Reality Game to take place in a museum, Ghosts of a Chance. Michael is a O'Reilly Foo Camp veteran and was named a 'Tech Titan 2011: person to watch' by Washingtonian magazine. Michael has a BA from Wesleyan University.

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DISH2013

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