New Frontiers: Technology and the Preservation and Presentation of Memory

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Date/Time
Date(s) - Tuesday, May 16, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

 


Public Program United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

As the World War II generation diminishes, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum will face a profound challenge: how to teach about the Holocaust without survivors’ unique, authentic voices. Explore the potential of new technologies, including virtual reality, to educate younger generations on the relevance of history.

Watch online
Stream the program live at ushmm.org/watch. Registration is not required to watch the live-streamed event.

QUESTIONS/CONTACTS
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Registration Assistance
202.488.0460
calendar@ushmm.org

Ticket Price: Free, Registration required

For more information visit:
https://www.ushmm.org/online/calendar/eventDetails.php?event=MAPPGNWFRNT0517&utm_source=listings&utm_campaign=New_Frontiers_listings

Image: Holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter stands before a video display showing his testimony. In this “New Dimensions in Testimony” installation, displayed in cooperation with the USC Shoah Foundation, Museum visitors were able to ask questions that would be answered by Gutter’s previously recorded words. US Holocaust Memorial Museum.