Yearly Archives: 2015

We’re in good company

A post on the Association for Historical and Fine Art Photography’s site presents the text of the 2015 AHFAP Conference Keynote by James Stevenson. In looking back at the history of museum photography, he also touches on the history of

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Collaboration and ‘heads-up’ engagement: guest post from UKMW15

Izzy Bartley attended UKMW15 ‘Bridging Gaps, Making Connections’ as a guest blogger. She has written the following post in response to the day:   This year’s Museums Computer Group conference was held in the British Museum on the 26 October

Posted in AGM, Archived Events, Event-Category, Meeting report, UKMW

What did you miss at UKMW15, ‘Bridging Gaps, Making Connections’?

Even if you were at our 2015 conference, it was such a busy day that it was easy to miss a gem. We’ve compiled these event reports that captured some of the flavour of the day. Collaboration and ‘heads-up’ engagement:

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Why should you attend UKMW15 ‘Bridging Gaps, Making Connections’?

Time is running out for you to join the friendly delegates at UKMW15. We think that if you do, you’ll have a great time, learn lots and meet fascinating people. But if you need to make a last-minute case to

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‘Finding space for the experiment: digital collaborations and their influence on the museum’ at UKMW15

We are delighted to announce that the keynote speaker for our annual ‘Museum on the Web’ UKM1W15 conference is John Coburn, Digital Programmes Manager at Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums. John will share his insights on ‘Finding space for

Posted in Current Events, Current Events, Event-Category, UKMW
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  • RT @mia_out: .@ukmcg conferences are a great chance to present to a smart and friendly crowd hungry for good ideas. Act by Apr 30 https://t.co/0qEc325bpp
  • Some interesting reflections on the role of #musetech in artistic interventions in museums by @dannybirchall https://t.co/NXBKfRahGG
  • RT @dannybirchall: Ropes, Tropes & Bots (or: What the Museum Finds Hard to Say) -- text from a talk at the @FreudMusLondon on Saturday https://t.co/poxTYHkjAw
  • RT @doteveryoneuk: Want a creche, an interpreter, funds for interns? We're offering £500 grants to help host fairer tech events. https://t.co/UoVLqi2yig
  • @matthewcock thanks for sharing!