Science and Technology for Art

     Conserving and Recording Tangible, Intangible, and Natural Heritage 

                  3-7 September 2012, UST, Metro Manila, Philippines

DAY 1  September 3  (Mon)

Time

Agenda

Venue: University of Santo Tomas, The Civil Law Auditorium, Main Building

8:30-9:00

Registration

9:00-9:10

Welcome Address

Rev. Fr. Isidro Abano, O.P.

Director, University of Santo Tomas Museum

9:10-9:20

Opening Remarks

Dr. Lilian Sison

Dean, Graduate School of University of Santo Tomas

9:20-9:30

Keynote

Dr. Virginia Miralao

Secretary General, UNESCO National Commission of the Philippines

Session 1  Scientific Recording and Conservation of Cultural Heritage Assets

9:30-10:00

Introduction of Official Development Assistance Grants for UNESCO Activities, Education Program for Recording and Utilization of Tangible and Intangible Heritage in the Philippines

Prof. Ari Ide-Ektessabi

Professor, Kyoto University, Japan

Prof. Maricor Soriano

Professor, University of Philippines

10:00-10:30

Using Methods in Documenting Intangible Heritage to Build Databases for Art and Objects

Dr. Ana Maria Theresa P. Labrador

Assistant Director, National Museum

10:30-11:00

Coffee break

Session 2  Activities on the site to protect cultural heritage assets

11:00-11:30

Old Meets New: How the Advanced Digital Technology can Help Preservation of World Heritage

Mr. Chijo Onishi

Executive Manager, World Heritage Ninnaji Temple, Japan

11:30-12:30

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Philippines

Mr. Eric Zerrudo,

Vice Chair, UNESCO Culture Committee and Director, Center for Conservation of Cultural Properties and Environment in the Tropics, University of Santo Tomas

12:30-14:00

Group Photo and Lunch break 

Session 3  Present Situation and Visualization

14:00-14:30

Cultural Data Sculpting: Re-Living the Archive

Prof. Sarah Kenderdine

Director of Research, Applied Laboratory of Interactive Visualization and Embodiment, City University of Hong Kong

14:30-15:00

Reconstruction Project of Josiah Conder’s Building

Dr. Ryuji Era

Exhibition Producer, Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum, Tokyo, Japan

15:00-15:30

Reflections on History and Heritage Preservation in the 21st Century

Dr. Maria Serena Diokno

Chairperson, National Historical Commission of the Philippines

15:30-16:00

Coffee break

Session 4  Digital Data Rights, and International Collaboration

16:30-17:00

Is it Yours or Mine?: Intellectual Properties Right of Digital Images of Cultural Heritage

Ms. Chiyoko Sato

Kyosei International Patent Office, Japan

17:00-17:50

Open Forum on Academic Collaboration in Recording of, and Research on,

Cultural Heritage

17:50-18:00

Closing Remarks

 

Hosted by:     University of Santo Tomas

Organized by:  Kyoto University
            University of the Philippines
            University of Santo Tomas
            National Museum
            National Historical Commission of the Philippines
            UNESCO National Commission of the Philippines

Sponsored by:   Official Development Assistance Grants for UNESCO Activities,
            the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology, Japan

 

 

DAY 2  September 4th (Tue)

Educational Program and Training Course on Scientific Recording and Preservation of

National and International Cultural Heritage Assets

Venue: UST Graduate School

Time

Lecture

Instructor

9:00-9:15

Introducing today’s lectures

Prof. Ari Ide-Ektessabi

Kyoto University

9:15-10:30

Lecture1: The Immersive Museum (introduction)

Prof. Sarah Kenderdine

City University of Hong Kong

10:30-10:45

Break

10:45-12:00

Lecture2: Techniques of the Immersive Museum (technologies and applications)

Prof. Sarah Kenderdine

City University of Hong Kong

12:00-13:00

Lunch

13:00-14:30

Lecture 3: Introduction to Analytical Imaging 1-2

Dr. Jay Arre Oliveros Toque

Kyoto University

14:30-14:45

Break

14:45-16:15

Lecture 4: Advanced Analytical Imaging

Dr. Jay Arre Oliveros Toque

Kyoto University

16:15-17:00

Question and Answer

 

 

DAY 3  September 5th (Wed)

Educational Program and Training Course on Scientific Recording and Preservation of

National and International Cultural Heritage Assets

Venue: UST Graduate School

Time

Lecture

Instructor

9:00 - 9:15

Introducing today’s lectures

Prof. Ari Ide-Ektessabi

Kyoto University

9:15 -10:30

Lecture 5:  Microbiology in Conservation

Mr. Mike Bahrami

UST College of Science

10:30-10:45

Break

10:45-12:00

Lecture 6:  Conservation of Art Objects in the Philippines

Prof. Maita Reyes

UST Graduate School

12:00-13:00

Lunch

13:00-14:30

Lecture 7:  Rights Management 1-2

Ms. Chiyoko Sato

Kyosei International Patent Office

14:30-14:45

Break

14:45-16:15

Lecture 8:  Rights Management 3-4

Ms. Chiyoko Sato

Kyosei International Patent Office

16:15-17:00

Question and Answer

 

 

DAY 4  September 6th (Thu)

Educational Program and Training Course on Scientific Recording and Preservation of

National and International Cultural Heritage Assets

Venue: National Historical Commission of the Philippines

Time

Lecture

Instructor

9:00-9:15

Introducing today’s lectures

Prof. Maricor Soriano

University of Philippines

9:15-10:30

Lecture 9: Principles and Values in Conservation of  Built Heritage in the Philippines

Arch. Wilkie De Lumen

NHCP

10:30-10:45

Break

10:45-12:00

Lecture 10: Historic Preservation of Tangible Heritage

Arch. Luisa Valerio

NHCP 

12:00-13:00

Lunch

13:00-14:30

Lecture 11: Demonstration Ultra High Resolution Digitization Of Important National Heritage of Philippines I 

Prof. Ari Ide-Ektessabi

Dr. Jay Arre Oliveros Toque

Kyoto University

14:30-14:45

Break

14:45-16:15

Lecture 12: Demonstration Ultra High Resolution Digitization of Important National Heritage of Philippines II

Prof. Ari Ide-Ektessabi

Dr. Jay Arre Oliveros Toque

Kyoto University

16:15-17:00

Question and Answer

 


 

DAY 5  September 7th (Fri)

Educational Program and Training Course on Scientific Recording and Preservation of

National and International Cultural Heritage Assets

Venue: UST Graduate School

Time

Lecture

Instructor

9:00-9:15

Introducing today’s lectures

Prof. Ari Ide-Ektessabi

Kyoto University

9:15-10:30

Lecture 13: Image Processing Basics

Prof. Maricor Soriano

University of the Philippines

10:30-10:45

Break

10:45-12:00

Lecture 14:  Imaging and Advanced Technology for Natural Heritage in Philippines

Prof. Maricor Soriano

University of the Philippines

12:00-13:00

Lunch

13:00-14:30

Lecture 15: Multispectral, Hyperspectral and Polarized Imaging for Cultural Heritage: Theories and Practical Demonstration 1-2

Dr. Jay Arre Oliveros Toque

Kyoto University

14:30-14:45

Break

14:45-16:15

Lecture 16: File Handling System for Museums (lecture and demo)

Lecture 17: Analytical Imaging “Pigmalion” Demo

Prof. Ari Ide-Ektessabi

Ms. Chizu Hoshiai

Kyoto University

16:15-17:00

Graduation Ceremony

 

Note: 

  There will be screening for accepting participants of the Educational Program.

  There will be certain requirements for Graduation Certificate.

  The participants of the educational program are requested to give at least two reports,
paper or presentation on their field of expertise or interest and their achievements in the training program.