AIM National Conference 18 – 20 June 2015
‘The Hallmarks of Prospering Museums’
This year, the AIM National Conference will be held at the award-winning Brunel’s ss Great Britain in Bristol, with an exciting new conference format that develops the new AIM Hallmarks through three themes: Leadership, Purpose and Governance; Innovation in Visitor Experience and Entrepreneurialism and Income Generation.
The conference will feature 30 guest speakers, 12 breakout sessions, new surgery sessions and keynote speeches from some of the UK’s leading cultural experts including the Chairs, Directors or CEOs of: ss Great Britain, London Transport Museum, ALVA, HLF, Battersea Arts Centre, Development Partners, Imperial War Museum, Derby Silk Museum, Creative United, Tiverton Museum, Museum of Dartmoor Life, Gordon Highlanders Museum, Royal West of England Academy, Bexley Heritage Trust, Birmingham Conservation Trust, Association of Cultural Enterprises, Luton Museums and National Football Museum.
NEW for this year will also be a ‘Question Time Debate’ with a guest panel, Chaired by Matthew Tanner.
Richard Evans (Director, Beamish, The Living Museum of the North)
Diane Lees (Director-General, Imperial War Museum)
Judy Niner (Director of Development Partners and Chair of Cogges Manor Farm)
John Orna-Ornstein (Director of Museums, Arts Council England)
Evening social events, industry exhibitors and a Saturday Study Tour that will visit three of Bristol’s most historic locations means that the AIM National Conference 2015 is ideal for anyone connected to the UK’s heritage sector.
With more speakers and relevant topics than ever before, plus plenty of networking and idea sharing opportunities, by attending AIM conference you will discover a range of practical approaches to help your museum or heritage organisation prosper.
Our special Early Bird booking rate starts at just £45 per day for AIM members and runs until April 17th.
Download the AIM National Conference Brochure: conference 2015 booklet WEB
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