Meet our 2017 Sponsors
MCN is deeply grateful for the support of our MCN 2017 Sponsors. Please make sure you stop by to meet them in the Sponsor Hall during the conference.
PRESENTING SPONSOR - PICTION
Piction Digital Media Warehouse for managing all type of digital content including images, video, audio and documents. We combine a full digital asset management system with strong workflows and content distribution functions to provide a platform that can solve your digital media management requirements.
IGNITE SUPPORTER - FANVISION
FanVision Entertainment is a New York City based technology company dedicated to enhancing the fan experience. Since 2002, the company's flagship FanVision handheld devices have married purpose-built hardware with incredible software experiences to enrich the experience of attending live NFL, Formula One, NASCAR, and PGA TOUR events. In recent years FanVision has expanded to serve the tour, museum, and cultural markets by leveraging technology and lessons learned from its rise in sports.
PARTNERS IN CONVERSATION SPONSOR - GOOGLE CULTURAL INSTITUTE
Explore collections from around the world with Google Arts & Culture.
MCN50 BIRTHDAY RECEPTION SPONSOR - NETX
NetX is an expert solution provider in Digital Asset Management, serving many of the world’s largest brands. NetX offers cloud-based DAM solutions, as well as installed licenses for in-house hosting. Since 2000, NetX has been singularly focused on solutions to manage large libraries of digital files. NetXposure delivers software solutions that reduce the time and cost of content production, maximize ROI from media assets, and streamline the workflows of managing large libraries of digital files.
EXHIBITOR - ALLEY INTERACTIVE
Alley Interactive is a digital agency that partners with museums and galleries of all sizes. We provide an industry-leading solution and strategy for your online presence, from catalogs to events to publications. Our clients include the AAM, the Freer and Sackler, and many others. Find out more at alleyinteractive.com.
EXHIBITOR - CDH
The Detroit Institute of Arts and CDH introduce Curia, a collaborative exhibition tool that brings efficiency and organization to the planning process while creating a digital archive. Curia streamlines the exhibition planning process by connecting existing systems (ex. TMS) while consolidating content and interpretive elements into one searchable application. Enable faster, more consistent planning with Curia.
MCN50 DIGITAL EXPERIENCE SPONSOR - CULTURECONNECT
Connecting Arts & Culture Through Mobile Technology. CultureConnect is an award-winning purveyor of digital interactives, and the official producer of the "MCN50 Digital Experience".
TOUCH TABLE HARDWARE COURTESY OF IDEUM
Ideum offers a range of multitouch hardware solutions to meet the need of any exhibition or installation space. We offer a variety of multitouch tables and touch wall products. In addition, we can design custom touch tables, touch walls, kiosks, and other types of computer-based installations and environments. We have been designing and building multitouch tables since 2008. We are grateful to Ideum for providing the touch table hardware for the "MCN50 Digital Experience".
EXHIBITOR - DESIGN FOR CONTEXT
Design for Context is your experienced partner in the digital humanities, and can help you plan and design exceptional digital experiences. We understand the unique needs of cultural heritage institutions and apply our expertise in roadmap facilitation, UX design, linked open data, mobile and web app development to those needs. Partnering with you, it’s our mission to help your institution effectively integrate, manage and present your content, share data seamlessly among partners, and implement broader information standards and new technologies. Through elegant, effective, engaging, and accessible solutions, Design for Context will make the difference for your institution, your scholars and visitors.
EXHIBITOR - DIGITAL TRANSITIONS
Your Source for Phase One and all things Medium Format in the U.S.
EXHIBITOR - GALLERY SYSTEMS
Gallery Systems delivers powerful Collections and Exhibitions Management and Web publishing solutions to museums, cultural institutions and collections worldwide. Clients manage diverse collections and activities with TMS and EmbARK. eMuseum and EmbARK Web Kiosk guide visitors through a virtual tour of collections. Gallery Systems is dedicated to improving how institutions organize and share collections with their communities. We serve many of the world's finest museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art, SFMOMA, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Saint Louis Art Museum, San Francisco Arts Commission, Dallas Museum of Art, J. Paul Getty Museum and Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum & Arctic Studies Center, Bowdoin College.
EXHIBITOR - GURU
Let us tell your story. Guru creates digital experiences for museums, aquariums and zoos.
EXHIBITOR - JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts & Sciences, Advanced Academics Programs, Museum Studies Program
Museums of the 21st century are evolving. They’re increasing in number, expanding in size, and attracting more diverse audiences every day. Innovations in information and communication technologies are challenging museums to rethink their approach and transform the museum experience to keep up with the intellectual curiosity of today’s learners. The need has never been greater for leaders with the knowledge and skills to face these challenges and create a vision for the museums of the future.
EXHIBITOR - KEEPTHINKING
Combining a new generation of web-based, state of the art Collections Management System with an award-winning web and mobile design, Keepthinking helps intelligent and forward-thinking museums, public and corporate archives, artists, libraries, performing art venues and other cultural organizations, manage all of their information in one place, through an easy-to-use, browser-based system (Qi - www.qi-cms.com). With a REST API, combined with Elasticsearch and the Qute mobile app, Qi removes the need for separate software solutions (and complex integrations) to manage collections, websites, kiosks, mobile apps, tickets, donations and membership, offering an integrated and completely customizable system. Keepthinking's web design have won multiple Best of the Web awards at Museums and the Web, as well as AAM Muse awards. Clients include the Dia Art Foundation, The Clyfford Still Museum, The Shaker Museum, West Kowloon Cultural District. Visit us at booth 8 on Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th November to try Qi for yourself and see how it can help you organization, big or small. Feel free to get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like to book an appointment, or just come along.
EXHIBITOR - LUCIDEA
Redefining how knowledge is shared…for over 30 years.
Lucidea Argus is a comprehensive, highly configurable collections management solution that accommodates diverse curatorial and visitor engagement requirements. This integrated platform offers powerful access options including a Web portal for sharing collections information, and mobile capabilities for an enriched visitor experience. Argus: The CMS used by forward-thinking museums.
EXHIBITOR - MADPIXEL
Technology at the service of content.
Second Canvas is a new way to experience art through tablet and smartphone devices, combining ultra-HD gigapixel images, storytelling, gamification and social sharing.
EXHIBITOR - PICTURAE
Picturae: “World Class Rapid Digitization of Cultural Heritage”.
We are your specialist and partner in mass digitization of cultural heritage. Together we can digitize, manage and publish your unique 2D, Herbarium or Audio Visual collections.
EXHIBITOR - POWERS MEDIA
Powers Media is one of the most innovative content creators in the DC region. We have worked with national clients spanning multiple industries and have a wide-ranging portfolio of services specializing in creative immersive multimedia experiences. We also offer traditional video production, app development, publishing and data management solutions.
EXHIBITOR - TESSITURA NETWORK
The Tessitura Network enables arts, cultural and entertainment organizations around the globe to operate more efficiently by offering products and services specifically for their business needs.
EXHIBITOR - VEEVART
Veevart is a Salesforce based application through which museums can better connect with their audience, promote their artworks and activities, and increase their revenue.