‘Being Brave in a New World’: Regional Heritage Conference & Awards 2019
Book your places now for ‘Being Brave in a New World’, the 2019 Regional Heritage Conference & Awards on Tuesday 24th September at the National Civil War Museum and Palace Theatre, Newark. Lunch and refreshments included, as well as ice creams at the interval! Canapes and welcome drinks on arrival at the evening awards ceremony. The conference and awards are organised and subsidised by Museum Development East Midlands.
9.45am – 4.45pm Regional Heritage Conference
5.30pm – 7.30pm Awards Reception and Ceremony
Adapting to the needs of a changing world: being relevant, robust and remarkable.
Be inspired by keynote speakers Ruchi Aggarwal, Director of Business Development at the Lincoln International Business School, University of Lincoln; Cath Hume Director of Arts Marketing Association; Sharon Redrobe OBE – CEO of Twycross Zoo; Denny Plowman and Tom Huggon from Green’s Mill.
There will be workshops focusing on practical solutions through a range of museum and heritage initiatives both regional and national, including:
– Being a 21st Century Visitor attraction
– Engaging Schools
– Running a History Café
– Becoming more family friendly
– Working in partnership
– Being a greener museum
– Creating welcoming environments for people with autism
– How AIM can support independent museums
Full programme to follow (end of August)
Regional Heritage Conference: £25 per delegate
Regional Heritage Awards: Two free tickets available to each organisation that has entered. £10 for all additional tickets.