India

Amita Baig acts as national coordinator.
 
To launch the Network Professor Kurtz was in India in April 2014. She met Dr Vandana Sinha and Dr Pradeep Mehendiratta of the American Institute of Indian Studies, Dr Venu Vasudevan, Director of the National Museum, Dr Janhwij Sharma, ADG of the Archaeological Survey of India, and V. Srinivas, Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Culture. She also met Kapil Chopra, President of the Oberoi Group, which has kindly agreed to support some Network activities in India.
 
An pilot project to map sample data in the American Institute of Indian Studies to CIDOC CRM aims to provide a model that can be assessed by other national institutions. It is hoped that the Centre for the Development of Advanced Computing in the University of Pune will assess the model. CDAC has already developed JATAN, Virtual Museum Builder.
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