Galson Estate Trust Tourism, Heritage, Environment: Technology Applications THETA
The Key Points  <ul><li>Giving tourists a direct experience of heritage resources </li></ul><ul><li>Mobilising community p...
The Process <ul><li>Set up and inter-link open source and/or freeware applications </li></ul><ul><li>Various community tra...
Ecology of Applications <ul><li>What’s Happening? –  Blog Site </li></ul><ul><li>Where it is Happening –  Google Maps </li...
Conclusion <ul><li>Innovation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Unlocking of under-used local heritage resources </li></ul></ul><ul><l...
Home Page
Countryside Ranger’s Blog Site
Galson Estate on Google Maps
Wiki Information Sites
Music Sampler <ul><li>Taigh Donnachaidh Fiddlers </li></ul><ul><li>Ness melodeon band </li></ul>
Landscape Podcasts <ul><li>Introduction to the Geology </li></ul>
Link to Flickr
Link to YouTube
eCommerce and Merchandising
Community Calendar
Galson Estate on Wikipedia
Wiki an Urras
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Galson estate trust

  1. 1. Galson Estate Trust Tourism, Heritage, Environment: Technology Applications THETA
  2. 2. The Key Points <ul><li>Giving tourists a direct experience of heritage resources </li></ul><ul><li>Mobilising community participation </li></ul><ul><li>Authenticity through user generated content </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated platform of proven applications </li></ul><ul><li>Exploiting eCommerce opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>High-tech, Low-cost, High sustainability </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Process <ul><li>Set up and inter-link open source and/or freeware applications </li></ul><ul><li>Various community training workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Galson Estate Trust assumes leadership of content management </li></ul><ul><li>Trust exploits consultancy and merchandising spin-offs </li></ul><ul><li>Whole community benefits </li></ul>
  4. 4. Ecology of Applications <ul><li>What’s Happening? – Blog Site </li></ul><ul><li>Where it is Happening – Google Maps </li></ul><ul><li>History and Stories – Wikis in English & Gaelic </li></ul><ul><li>Music sampler </li></ul><ul><li>Learn about the landscape – Podcasts </li></ul><ul><li>The community and its residents – Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>The community and its residents – YouTube </li></ul><ul><li>Community Calendar for – Events </li></ul><ul><li>Online purchasing – eShop </li></ul><ul><li>Galson Estate in Wikipedia </li></ul>
  5. 5. Conclusion <ul><li>Innovation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Unlocking of under-used local heritage resources </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Partnership </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Local + regional + national </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Business + voluntary + academic </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Technology </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Open source mash-ups and Web 2.0 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Customer Focus </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fuller service for tourists plus local ownership </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Home Page
  7. 7. Countryside Ranger’s Blog Site
  8. 8. Galson Estate on Google Maps
  9. 9. Wiki Information Sites
  10. 10. Music Sampler <ul><li>Taigh Donnachaidh Fiddlers </li></ul><ul><li>Ness melodeon band </li></ul>
  11. 11. Landscape Podcasts <ul><li>Introduction to the Geology </li></ul>
  12. 12. Link to Flickr
  13. 13. Link to YouTube
  14. 14. eCommerce and Merchandising
  15. 15. Community Calendar
  16. 16. Galson Estate on Wikipedia
  17. 17. Wiki an Urras

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