• UBD showcased a research project on architectural heritage buildings, in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration hosted by YSHHB
UBD showcased a research project on architectural heritage buildings, in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration hosted by YSHHB
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Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) participated in the Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration hosted by the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah (YSHHB) held at the International Convention Centre (ICC) on 19th May, 2022.

As part of the celebration, UBD's participation included a showcase of its latest research and innovation. His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam consented to a briefing on a project aimed at safeguarding the identity of architectural heritage in Brunei Darussalam. Using Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence as methods of digital humanities, this collaborative project endeavour by researchers from the Faculty of Science (FOS) and Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) is focused on documentation (geometric, architectural, historical) through 2D and 3D drawings, creating digital and interactive maps for geo-spatial, contextual, and phenomenological navigation. This inventory of architectural heritage allows the creation of an interactive and open access platform designed for education, conservation, cultural management, safeguarding awareness, social responsibility, as well as for tourism development.

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