The cornerstone of ICOM is its ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums. It sets minimum standards of professional practice and performance for museums and their staff. In joining the organisation, ICOM members undertake to abide by this Code.
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Dr Anne-Catherine Robert-Hauglustaine appointed Director General of ICOM
Dr Robert-Hauglustaine’s appointment was approved at the 127th session of the Executive Council meeting, held on 12 December in Paris, France. She will take up her function officially on 1 May, 2014. Prior to this period, she will work with Ms Hanna Pennock, the Acting Director General, to ensure a smooth transition while maintaining close relations with ICOM’s partners.
AVICOM, established in June 1991, is the International Committee for Audiovisual and New Image and Sound Technologies. It is one of ICOM’s (International Council of Museums) international committees.
Dear colleagues and friends,
My long involvement with AVICOM goes back to 1992. I organized with Mrs. Claude-Nicole HOCQUARD in 1996 AVICOM Conference: “NEW TECHNOLOGIES TO HELP OF THE MUSEUMS TO MAINTAIN, CLASSIFY AND COMMUNICATE IMAGES AND SOUNDS”; and another event, the FIAMP, in Budapest in 2000. I thus know very well that AVICOM is an organization which depends on generosity on all to achieve its goals. Read More