Date : 15 – 18 May 2015
Country: Uruguay (Eastern Republic of)
Organization : First Museum of Radio and Telecommunications of Uruguay “Gral. Jose Artigas”
Description: Official event of reopening of this private Museum, pioneer in Uruguay, which collects, research and exposes the history of radio and telecommunications in Uruguay and the World. It has received the support of State authorities, providing a place for its location. May 15, 1400 UTC reopening event with presence of government authorities, local councils, diplomats and general people. May 17, 2100 UTC, “CX Award in Communications” (20th edition) offered to relevant persons and institutions in Telecommunications and Culture in Uruguay, hommage to pioneers of TICs in Uruguay. May 18th, all day: ICOM World Museum Day. Exhibition of our collections, conferences.
Partners: Comision del Patrimonio Historico de la Nacion (Uruguay) (the Heritage State commission), Ministry of Culture & Education of Uruguay. Minsitry of Tourism & Sports (Uruguay).