Members’ Meeting – Wales

2 October 2020, 1400-1530
Online, Zoom

These events give Museums Association members the chance to hear about the work of the MA and to network with staff and colleagues from museums, galleries and heritage sites.

Hear about the MA’s policy aims, the funding we offer and how we can help support your advocacy work. There is also the chance to find out how the MA’s workforce offer can develop your career.

You will also get the chance to discuss the challenges facing museums, galleries and heritage sites in your area.

MA members’ meetings are open to all individual, institutional and commercial members and are an excellent way of connecting with people and places.

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1400                Introduction by chair
Heledd Fychan, Head of Policy and Public Affairs at Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales/MA board member

1410                Facing the future
Maggie Appleton, President, Museums Association, on the challenges and opportunities for the sector

1420                Supporting the sector
Sharon Heal, Director, Museums Association, on how we have been supporting our members and the wider sector during the coronavirus crisis through advocacy, funding, practical advice and professional development

1435                Panel discussion and Q&A
A discussion on the challenges of Covid, how museums have responded and what the future might hold for the sector

Charlotte Morgan, MA rep

Emma Newrick, Transporter Bridge Project Officer, Newport City Council/MA rep

Owain Rhys, Community Engagement and Participation Manager, Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales

Victoria Rogers, Museum Manager, Museum of Cardiff/President, Federation of Museums & Art Galleries of Wales

1515                Professional development support
Tamsin Russell, Workforce Development Officer, Museums Association, discusses the workforce support that we offer, including the benefits of the AMA, Museum Essentials and our mentoring programmes

1530                Final thoughts

1530                Close


1400                Croeso gan y Cadeirydd
Heledd Fychan, Pennaeth Polisi a Materion Cyhoeddu Amgueddfa Cymru ac Aelod o fwrdd yr MA

1410                Gwynebu’r dyfodol
Maggie Appleton, Llywydd yr Ma, yn trafod yr heriau a’r cyfleoedd ar gyfer y sector.  

1420                Cefnogi’r Sector
Sharon Heal, Cyfarwyddwr yr MA yn trafod sut yr ydym wedi bod yn cefnogi aelodau a’r sector yn ehangach drwy’r argyfwng coronafirws drwy waith eiriolaeth, cyllid, cyngor ymarferol a cyfloedd datlygu proffesiynol.

1435                Trafodaeth panel a sesiwn holi ac ateb
Trafodaeth ynglyn a sialensau cofid, sut mae amgueddfeydd wedi ymateb a dyfodol y sector.

Charlotte Morgan, rep yr MA

Emma Newrick, Swyddog Prosiect Pont Gludo Casnewydd/ rep yr MA rep

Owain Rhys, Rheolwr Ymgysylltu â’r Gymuned a Chyfranogi, Amgueddfa Cymru

Victoria Rogers, Rheolwr Amgueddfa, Amgueddfa Caerdydd/Llywydd, Ffederasiwn Amgueddfeydd ac Orielau Celf Cymru

1515                Cefnogaeth datblygu proffesiynnol
Tamsin Russell, Swyddog Datblygu’r Gweithlu, Cymdeithas yr Amgueddfeydd, sy’n trafod y cymorth gweithlu a gynigiwn, gan gynnwys manteision yr AMA, Museum Essentials a’n rhaglenni mentora

1530                Sylwadau Cloi

1530                Diwedd

Event details

Date 2 October 2020
Time 1400-1530
Location Online



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