WORK PACKAGES

WP1 · Project management and coordination

OBJECTIVES

  • Coordination, planning, monitoring and management.
  • External representation of ARCHES.
  • Development of a Data Management Plan.

OUTCOMES

  • Periodic reports on management and coordination.
  • Data Management Plan (continuously updated).

DURATION

October 2016 · September 2019

LEADER

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WP2 · Working with participatory research groups

OBJECTIVES

  • To provide the starting point for the design of the software, applications and activities
  • To enable the participatory research groups to evaluate the software, applications and activities developed in technical work packages
  • To enable the participatory research groups to trial final products and clarify modifications

OUTCOMES

  • Initial assessment and recommendations
  • Assessment of the participatory research methodology
  • Final recommendations and guidelines

DURATION

October 2016 · June 2019

LEADER

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WP3 · Development of an accessible software platform

OBJECTIVES

  • To implement functionalities for automatic image processing, elaboration of descriptions, etc.
  • To identify and analyse sources that will provide digital cultural assets
  • To develop text to sign language conversions, avatars and serious games
  • To design, implement and test an accessible and user-friendly platform that integrates the developed resources

OUTCOMES

  • Serious games
  • Sign to language conversion and avatars
  • Software platform

DURATION

December 2016 · June 2019

LEADER

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WP4 · Development of applications for handheld devices

OBJECTIVES

  • To develop generic functionalities common to all cultural heritage museums
  • To develop specific functionalities for the museums participating in ARCHES
  • To design and implement attractive and user-friendly interfaces for handheld devices targeting people with differences and difficulties associated with perception, memory, cognition and communication

OUTCOMES

  • Generic functionalities for cultural heritage museums
  • Specific functionalities for ARCHES museums
  • Applications for handheld devices

DURATION

December 2016 · June 2019

LEADER

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WP5 · On-site multisensory activities

OBJECTIVES

  • To develop on-site sensory activities focused on
    • An interactive haptic installation in the museum
    • Context-sensitive tactile audio guide
  • To complement these activities with others defined during the pilot exercises

OUTCOMES

  • Reliefs of paintings
  • Relief printer prototype
  • Improve context-sensitive tactile audio guide
  • Other activities

DURATION

January 2017 · September 2019

LEADER

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WP6 · System validation and pilot exercises

OBJECTIVES

  • To ensure a high degree of usability and perceived value added for the target audience
  • To run pilot exercise to generate and implement feedback from target groups
  • To assess state of reached advancement
  • To identify further research needs

OUTCOMES

  • Pilot assessment and recommendations
  • On-site demonstrations
  • Training for professionals
  • Open house days

DURATION

December 2016 – June 2019

LEADER

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WP7 · Communication and exploitation

OBJECTIVES

  • Dissemination of results through several channels
  • Collaboration with other similar projects and actions
  • Stimulation of technology transfer between consortium members and other key actors in the field of cultural heritage in Europe

OUTCOMES

  • Communication plan
  • Exploitation plan
  • Closer collaboration with SMEs, research centres, universities, museums, etc.
  • New initiatives for people with differences and difficulties associated with perception, memory, cognition and communication

DURATION

October 2016 · September 2019

LEADER

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WP8 · Ethics requirements

OBJECTIVES

  • To design and monitor ethical procedures to get informed consent and collect data from people participating in the research groups
  • To design information sheets for every special group

OUTCOMES

  • Informed consent procedures
  • Ethical approval for data collection
  • Information sheets and sample forms

DURATION

October 2016 · September 2019

LEADER

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