UMETECH-LOGO-EUFundacion Eurosur is a partner of the UMETECH (University and MEdia TEchnology for Cultural Heritage) project co-financed by the Erasmus+ KA2 programme of the European Union.

The project is implemented by a large partnership of Higher Education Institutions from Latin American and European countries. The lead applicant is the University of Florence.

The main objective of the project is: “to strengthen the role of Latin American Universities as instruments of social and economic development in the cultural heritage sector through the design and implementation of 4 competence centres on cultural heritage specialised in: smart computing, 3d, big data and human-machine interaction. The network will be developed on the model of NEMECH (New Media for Cultural Heritage competence centre) implemented by the University of Florence.”

The project activities will be primarily conducted in the three target countries in Latin America: Argentina, Peru and Paraguay.