2011 Annual Conference: The Way Forward: Sustainability and the Museum

Location:
Date:
Drogheda, Co. Louth
Friday 25 February - Sunday 27 February 2011

In 2011 The Annual Conference took place in the Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, Co. Louth on the theme of 'The Way Forward: Sustainability and the Museum'

Friday saw the start of the conference with Member's Papers, a workshop on 'What can the museum sector offer the visitor and how can museums grow their visitor base', and a reception at Millmount Museum; Saturday was the main day for talks, followed by a reception at Highlanes Gallery and the conference dinner at the d Hotel. Sunday included the AGM and visits by coach to Beaulieu House and the Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre.

Speakers: Rachel Madan, Eamonn McEneaney, Ole Winther, Samuel Jones, Stuart McLaughlin, Isabelle Csordás, Grainne Millar, Hugh Maguire and Annette Nugent.

Click here for the full programme with abstracts by the invited speakers.