No. 25 (2023): Enabling Roles of Technology
Research and Experimentation

Technology as enabling interface within transition spaces for the smart Heritage

Marta Calzolari
Dipartimento di Architettura, Università degli Studi di Ferrara
Valentina Frighi
Dipartimento di Architettura, Università degli Studi di Ferrara
Valentina Modugno
Dipartimento di Architettura, Università degli Studi di Ferrara

Published 2023-05-30


  • Smart Heritage,
  • Liminal spaces,
  • Smart sensor systems,
  • eHeritage,
  • Heritage-plus

How to Cite

Calzolari, M., Frighi, V., & Modugno, V. (2023). Technology as enabling interface within transition spaces for the smart Heritage. TECHNE - Journal of Technology for Architecture and Environment, (25), 182–191.

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The current and increasingly intensive technocratic drift recognises the indiscriminate power of techniques in solving several problems, including the struggle against climate change and its impact on cities. One of the future challenges concerns the effective and conscious application of KETs for the creation of smart environments in historical heritage, which plays a strategic role for its conservative values, but also in the broader strategy for limiting greenhouse gas emissions. The proposed paper reports some preliminary results of a research aimed at investigating and acknowledging these technologies as an enabling medium to undertake more informed deterministic choices in the field of CH.


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