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10 Sept 2013: 3D Petrie team at UCL Qatar Inauguration

Tonya Nelson, Manager of the Petrie Museum, and Giancarlo Amati, Digital Developer, represented The Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology at the Official Opening of UCL Qatar.

The Petrie Museum has created a virtual exhibitions, with only digital replicas and 3D prints, that is currently at UCL Qatar, but is planned to tour to different places. (http://www.ucl.ac.uk/museums/petrie/research/research-projects/3dpetrie/3dpetrie-news/2013-02-14UCL-Q)

They also presented the 3DEncounters exhibition to a selected audience.

UCL News item http://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/news-articles/0913/10092013-UCL-Qatar-launch: UCL Qatar – the first ever campus to be set up in Education City, Qatar by a UK university – was today formally inaugurated under the patronage of  H.H. Sheikha Moza bint Nasser at a ceremony in Doha attended by HRH the Duke of York, KG and former UCL Provost, Professor Sir Malcolm Grant.

Images of the event will be shown here soon.

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