2018 Annual Meeting and Conference Call for Session Proposals

Theme:  “React! Museums Respond to Change”
Date:  October 7-9, 2018
Place: University of Northern Iowa campus, UNI Museums, Cedar Falls, Iowa

Proposals are now being accepted for sessions during the 2018 Iowa Museum Association Annual Meeting and Conference. Session proposals may focus on the conference theme or on other topics of interest to the museum community. 

There are 4 tracks at the 2018 Iowa Museum Association Conference "React! Museums Respond to Change":
   Leadership: Embrace Change
   Education: Creating Connections
   Collections:  Art & History as it Happens
   Exhibits:  Content and Context

To propose a session for consideration, provide a paragraph description of the proposed session and the learning objective for the session.

Breakout sessions are one hour.  Please indicate your format (lecture, power point, hands-on, round table, poster session, etc.), and any hardware required that you cannot furnish.  If your proposal is for a roundtable or panel, please include names and titles of all participants. 

Proposals may be submitted via e-mail to Cyndi Sweet, Executive Director, Iowa Museum Association at Director@iowamusems.org – deadline for submissions is March 15, 2018.  

Proposals accepted for breakout sessions will be notified in April 2018.

Speakers wishing to attend conference sessions other than their own must register for the conference. 

Questions may be directed to Director@iowamuseums.org