Free exhibition seminars

Programme of free sessions and events for visitors to Belfast 2018
Exhibition 2018 will take place in the exhibition space of the Museums Association Annual Conference & Exhibition at Belfast Waterfront on 8-9 November 2018.

Entrance to the exhibition is free. Visitors should register on the day they wish to attend from 0900 onwards (conference delegates are automatically registered).

Register now for your free place at Exhibition 2018

Thursday 8 November

0930 - 1030

Using Wordpress to create free digital interpretation
Seminar Room 1 | Technology and digital

Engaging contemporary audiences with national events
Seminar Room 2 | Audiences, learning and engagement

How to network naturally
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1030 - 1100

Making your shop and café count
Seminar Room 1 | Operations

Co-curating post-colonial collections
Seminar Room 2 | Collections, interpretation and exhibition design

Do we still need front of house? Yes we do!
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1130 - 1200

Podcasting practicalities
Seminar Room 1 | Technology and digital

Creating spaces for young people
Seminar Room 2 | Audiences, learning and engagement

How to write a successful CV
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1230 - 1300

Creating profitable events programmes
Seminar Room 1 | Operations

Reinterpreting collections
Seminar Room 2 | Collections, interpretation and exhibition design

How to win at interviews
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1330 - 1400

Using Wordpress to create free digital interpretation
Seminar Room 1 | Technology and digital

Engaging contemporary audiences with national events
Seminar Room 2 | Audiences, learning and engagement

Making the transition to freelancer
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1430 - 1500

Making your shop and café countSeminar Room 1 | Operations

Co-curating post-colonial collections
Seminar Room 2 | Collections, interpretation and exhibition design

Do we still need front of house? Yes we do!
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1530 - 1600

Podcasting practicalities
Seminar Room 1 | Technology and digital

Creating spaces for young people
Seminar Room 2 | Audiences, learning and engagement

Career crossroads
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1630 - 1700

Creating profitable events programmes
Seminar Room 1 | Operations

Reinterpreting collections
Seminar Room 2 | Collections, interpretation and exhibition design

Does social class matter for museum careers?
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1700 - 1730

Demystifying the AMA
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

Friday 9 November

0930 - 1000

#Nymphgate: Dealing with negative media attention
Seminar Room 1 | Operations

Using personal stories to transform the D-Day Story
Seminar Room 2 | Collections, interpretation and exhibition design

How to network naturally
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1100 - 1130

"Look at this absolute unit": Going viral on social media
Seminar Room 1 | Technology and digital

Creating inclusive spaces for people living with a disability
Seminar Room 2 | Audiences, learning and engagement

Online learning for professional development
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1200 - 1230

Putting collections into videogames
Seminar Room 1 | Technology and digital

Museums Change Lives: A toolkit to measure socially-engaged practice
Seminar Room 2 | Audiences, learning and engagement

How to write a successful CV
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1300 - 1330

Museums ethics 101
Seminar Room 1 | Ethics

Partnerships with purpose
Seminar Room 2 | Collections, interpretation and exhibition design

Character Matters: Future-proofing the sector
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1400 - 1430

#Nymphgate: Dealing with negative media attention
Seminar Room 1 | Operations

Using personal stories to transform the D-Day Story
Seminar Room 2 | Collections, interpretation and exhibition design

How to win at interviews
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1500-1530

"Look at this absolute unit": Going viral on social media
Seminar Room 1 | Technology and digital

Creating inclusive spaces for people living with a disability
Seminar Room 2 | Audiences, learning and engagement

Online learning for professional development
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

1600 - 1630

Putting collections into videogames
Seminar Room 1 | Technology and digital

Museums Change Lives: A toolkit to measure socially-engaged practice
Seminar Room 2 | Audiences, learning and engagement

Career crossroads
Seminar Room 3 | Careers

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