Museum Association of Arizona

 

CONFERENCES, WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

 

Conferences   

Costume Society of America

From the Street to the Catwalk: Cultural Influences in Fashion” Symposium

Portland OR

October 10-12, 2014 

 

Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

Meant to Last? Preserving the Modern & Contemporary

The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, Philadelphia PA

October 27 – 28, 2014

 

ASU Lodestar Center

22nd Annual Nonprofit Conference on Sustainability Strategies
November 5, 2014  

Black Canyon Conference Center, Phoenix AZ

 

Arizona Library Association and Mountain Plains Library Association

Radisson Fort McDowell Resort and Conference Center, Scottsdale/Fountain Hills AZ

November 12 - 14, 2014. 

 

International Conference on the Convergence of Libraries, Archives and Museums (ICLAM) 

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi

November 27-29, 2014

 

2015 National Council on Public History Annual Meeting

Nashville, Tennessee

April 15-18, 2015

Proposal Deadline: July 15, 2014

  

MuseumNext   

Geneva, Switzerland

April 19 – 21, 2015

 

American Alliance of Museums

Atlanta GA

April 26–29, 2015

 

Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums Annual Meeting  
Williamsburg, Virginia 

June 19-23, 2015

Proposal deadline: December 1, 2014

 

Association of Registrars and Collections Specialists (ARCS)

November 12-15, 2015

New Orleans LA

  

 

Workshops

 

Arizona State University, University of Arizona, Northern Arizona University, Arizona Historical Society and the Arizona State Archives

What Falls Out: Preserving Our Digital Heritage with BitCurator

September 9, 2014 at 2:00pm

University of Arizona, Special Collections Conference Room (Tucson AZ)

This talk addresses both the need to preserve increasingly inaccessible digital heritage and how the suite of open source digital forensics tools found in the BitCurator Environment can assist in that process.

 

Arizona State University, University of Arizona, Northern Arizona University, Arizona Historical Society and the Arizona State Archives

What Falls Out: Preserving Our Digital Heritage with BitCurator

September 11, 2014 at 2:00pm

Arizona State University ,  Hayden Library Room C6 (Tempe AZ)

This talk addresses both the need to preserve increasingly inaccessible digital heritage and how the suite of open source digital forensics tools found in the BitCurator Environment can assist in that process.

 

Oregon Museums Association and the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde

Collaborating with Oregon Tribes
September 15, 2014

Chachalu: Tribal Museum and Cultural Center, Grand Ronde, Oregon

Registration deadline: September 7, 2014

 

Registrars Committee-Western Region 

iPad 101: Tablet Technology for the Registrar

September 26, 2014

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles CA

 

Society of American Archivists

Managing Electronic Records in Archives and Special Collections  

September 29, 2014

Tucson, AZ 

 

Arizona Archives Alliance

Advocating for Archives

October 3, 2014, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Tempe History Museum, Tempe AZ

 

iDigBio and the Cheadle Center for Biodiversity & Ecological Restoration (CCBER) at the University of California, Santa Barbara 

Leveraging Digitization Practices Across Multiple Domains

October 6-9, 2014

Santa Barbara CA

 

Arizona Commission on the Arts

Joint Arts Education Conference: Mapping the Future  

October 20, 2014

Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix AZ

 

Balboa Art Conservation Center

Focus on Collections Care Workshops

October 22-23, 2014

Tempe, AZ

 

Association of Registrars and Collections Specialists
Crating & Packing Dynamics – Current Standards and Future Trends Workshop

November 6 and 7, 2014
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA  

 

Southeastern Museums Conference

Jekyll Island Management Institute

January 20 - 27, 2015

Jekyll Island GA

Deadline for applications: October 31, 2014

 

  

 

On-Line Classes and Webinars  

 

Connecting to Collections On-Line Community

Stressed About Pests? Treating Infestations (Part 2)

September 3, 2014, 1:00 p.m. (ET)

 

American Alliance of Museums

Embracing 360 Engagement, Widening the Circle,

September 3, 2014, 2–3:30 p.m. (ET)

In this webcast, we map the ways in which magnetic museums connect people to each other around ideas, issues and experiences while providing opportunities to participate and contribute, advance institutional missions and strengthen social fabric within their communities.

 

American Alliance of Museums (AAM)

Educating Your Governing Body about Collections Stewardship

September 24, 2014, 2-3:30 p.m. (ET)

The governing body's involvement in collection stewardship and how to structure orientation and training to ensure the museum meets standards and ethics and avoids putting its objects, professional credibility and public trust at risk.

 

American Association for State and Local History

Project Management For History Professionals

October 20-November 14, 2014

The course includes ten self-paced modules accompanied by three live chats with instructor Steven Hoskins. Project Management for History Professionals will teach you the basics of successful project management so you can wear the hat of project manager with confidence and sharpened skills.   

 

American Association for State and Local History

Basics of Archives Online Course 

October 27, 2014 - November 21, 2014

Designed to give organizations and individuals who are responsible for the care of historical records an introduction to the core aspects of managing and protecting historical records collections, using appropriate principles and best practices

  

American Alliance of Museums

Building Trust through High Performance, Becoming Essential 

December 3, 2014, 2-3:30 p.m. (ET)

 

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