2013 Conference Program

Forging Ahead: Ideas in Motion

Friday, November 8, 2013 - 12:45p.m. - 1:35p.m. Dynamic. Fast-paced. Student driven. Facilitated by the inaugural Emerging Museum Professionals Advisory Committee , these presentations will explore the possibilities and spur discussion of what's to come for Ontario museums. Learn about the following presenters' experiences and their Big Ideas for the future of museums at Conference 2013! Caitlin...

Innovative Fundraising: An update

Thursday, November 7 - 11:00 am to 12:15 pm Presenter: John Dalrymple, Director, Strategic Initiatives at Canada’s National Ballet School and Reagan Zuzarte, President, Triangles Download the John Dalrymple presentation [ PDF 5.6mb ] Download the Reagan Zuzarte presentation [ PDF 25mb ] John Dalrymple Reagan Zuzarte Session Description What’s New? Get an update on successful fundraising...

Municipal Museums – How different are we?

Thursday, November 7 - 11:00 am to 12:15 pm Presenters: Ian Kerr-Wilson, Manager of Heritage Resource Management, City of Hamilton; Cathy Molloy, Director, Markham Museum, The City of Markham; Tom Reitz, Manager/Curator, Waterloo Region Museum, Region of Waterloo Download the Tom Reitz presentation [ PDF 1.7mb ] Download the Ian Kerr-Wilson presentation [ PDF 500kb ] Download the Cathy Molloy...

Pre-Conference: Education Programs Meet the NEW Curriculum

Education Programs Meet the NEW Curriculum Study Tour Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. What will you learn? At the York Region District School Board Museum and Archives Presentation of new curriculum by York Region District School Board (YRDSB) curriculum consultants Idea exchange on what schools need and museums can offer Presentation of an award-winning history project that...

Tech Talks

Scroll down for Tech Talks Program, Presenter and Roundtable Moderator Biographies Online Handout from Conference 2013 Workshop Tech Talks - Compiled by Ryan Dodge, ROM Google+, Hangouts on Air, interactive and mobile experiences, knowledge dissemination tools, and digital preservation. What do these mean for your institution? Help future-proof your organization! Join our group of experts as they...

IGNITE

Ignite gives presenters 5 minutes and 20 slides to demonstrate their ideas and professional passions. Each slide is displayed for 15 seconds and automatically moves forward, making for a fast-paced and dynamic session! Meet the Presenters: Future Care: The integration of arts and medicine NICOLE KNIBB Education Coordinator, McMaster Museum of Art Nicole Knibb (BA, Art History, McMaster University...