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Category Archives: Museums

Museum Ideas 2015

Always pleased to come to the Museum of London at the start of October for the annual Museum Ideas conference, which always manages to get some of the best speakers, … Continue reading

October 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

In Gallery Engagement

On 22nd July 2015 we welcomed over 100 delegates from across the UK to the Museum of Natural History in Oxford for a one day conference dedicated to in-gallery engagement … Continue reading

September 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Knowledge Exchange #DLNET & #docollaboration

The tail end of last week was committed to knowledge exchange and looking at how digital can be harnessed to enhance museum learning experiences. #DLNET On Thursday I trouped off … Continue reading

August 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

DHoxSS and Presence Analytics

This year I have been pleased to become involved with the Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School, both sitting on the committee that helps run and steer the event, and … Continue reading

July 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Museums and the Web 2015 – Mobile Bouleversement

This year I was fortunate enough to be able to attend the Museums and the Web conference for the second year running – my penance and reward was to present … Continue reading

April 26, 2015 · 1 Comment


Last year I was fortunate to be selected to be part of the first cohort of the Museum Association’s Transformers programme. A workforce development programme aimed at mid-career professionals, the … Continue reading

March 11, 2015 · 1 Comment

Mobile Bouleversement

Last year I was lucky enough to attend Museums and the Web in Baltimore – it was a fantastic conference in terms of the diverse and relevant nature of the … Continue reading

March 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Museums Beyond the Web, November 2014

On Friday 8th November I attended the annual Museums Computer Group Conference, this year’s theme, Museums Beyond the Web. Held in the Natural History Museum in London, this was a … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

Understanding Audiences

On the first Friday of September, 45 delegates descended on the Ashmolean Museum for a discussion of how museums can better understand their audiences. The aim of the day was … Continue reading

October 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Developing an Audience Research Approach

Last Friday, 45 delegates descended on the Ashmolean Museum for a one day conference on Understanding Audiences. I’ll post a full round up of the event shortly, but this time … Continue reading

October 16, 2014 · Leave a comment