The Iowa Museum Association annually holds a statewide conference to provide professional development and networking opportunities. The Annual Meeting of the Iowa Museum Association is also held during the annual conference, which moves around the state.
To register and pay by credit card, you must be signed into the IMA website. If you need assistance with user name and password, please contact Director@iowamuseums.org
Registration Now Open
To register and pay by U.S. Mail and check, click here. The July newsletter contains the paper registration form. If you have any questions please contact Director@iowamuseums.org
Plan Ahead - Conference Dates for Three Years
October 7-8-9, 2018 - the IMA Conference will be held in Cedar Falls, Iowa, on the campus of the University of Northern Iowa. The UNI Museums, UNI Gallery of Art, James & Meryl Hearst Center for the Arts, Cedar Falls Historical Society, and Hartman Nature Reserve will all be utilized for conference venues. Country Inn and Suites is the conference hotel. See menu items for details.
October 2019 - the IMA Conference will be held in Fort Dodge, Iowa
October 18-20, 2020 - the IMA Conference will be held in the Quad Cities, Iowa. The conference hotel is the Radisson Quad Cities. Reservations in the room block will be available until Wednesday, August 19, 2020. www.radisson.com/davenportia or 800-333-3333. The Figge Art Museum will provide the conference venue. Receptions and events will be held at the Putnam Museum, German American Heritage Center and Family Museum.
For more information or to become involved as a conference sponsor, e-mail Director@iowamuseums.org