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Digital Documentation for Heritage Preservation

Association for Preservation Technology, Washington DC Chapter

March 24, 2016

Alexandria, VA

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APT DC 2016: Digital Documentation for Heritage Preservation Symposium

APT DC 2016: Digital Documentation for Heritage Preservation Symposium

Join APT DC at historic Mount Vernon on Thursday, March 24th for our annual symposium Digital Documentation for Heritage Preservation free of chargeHear from leading experts in the field, participate in demonstrations, and learn how digital documentation, in its many forms, continues to revolutionize heritage preservation. Topics range from the use of laser scanning and BIM technologies to infrared thermography and the use of drones to document and assess heritage sites.

Speakers and demonstrators include professionals from Mount Vernon, NPS HABS, Direct Dimensions Inc, and other local firms. Further information on the program and speakers is to follow.  Finish the day with a special presentation by architectural photographer Colin Winterbottom whose work was recently exhibited at the National Building Museum. A happy hour and networking event will follow the symposium, also at Mount Vernon.

Registration closes Monday, and you must register to attend! For full registration and sponsorship options please visit our website!

On Wednesday, March 23rd Mount Vernon will host it’s Regional GIS Symposium for Heritage Resources. Please consider attending both events. Registration information for the GIS Symposium is available here.

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Association for Preservation Technology: Washington, DC Chapter


The Library at Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens, Alexandria, VA 22309 United States
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(703) 780-2000
National Center for Preservation Technology and Training
645 University Parkway
Natchitoches, LA 71457

Email: ncptt[at]nps.gov
Phone: (318) 356-7444
Fax: (318) 356-9119