GLAM/Newsletter/November 2012/Contents/France report
Semanticpedia; Lobbying at Ministry of Culture
November 19th, 2012 — Wikimedia France, the french ministry of Culture and the INRIA launched the Semanticpedia project. The project is a collaboration between INRIA, the ministry of Culture and Wikimedia France whose goal is to conduct research programs based on the Wikimedia projects content in order to extract semantic data and to provide cultural data freely available.
It is important to note it's the first time the ministry of Culture signed a partnership with two key players of the digital world.
Photography in museums
November 7th, 2012 — Rémi Mathis attended to a fourth working meeting on the photography in museums organized by the ministry of Culture following up the open letter published in spring 2012. The photographie usage from the visitors was on the agenda of this meeting.