Egypt: iHERITAGE launches a call for action for the development of ICT products for UNESCO World Heritage Sites

January 12, 2022
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CEEBA, the Confederation of Egyptian European Business Associations and the Egyptian partner in the iHERITAGE project, is announcing a call for action for research institutions to provide the scientific research needed to develop prototypes of the following ICT solutions to enhance the access to the Pyramids of Giza and the Grand Egyptian Museum.

For each ICT product, the research shall build the technologies and technicalities, historical periods and settings depicted (landscape, etc.), human costumes, appearances, and so on to create panoramas of the past in Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality.

Interested institutions are kindly requested to submit their offer to no later than 30 January.

iHERITAGE’s objective is to support technological transfer and commercialisation of new AR/VR (Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality) tools aimed at enhancing the access to Mediterranean UNESCO cultural heritage through augmented and immersive experiences, by creating cross-border living labs for research and innovation.

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Press release

Call for action

iHERITAGE project

Countries covered:

  • Egypt