Upcoming Events

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Event

Organiser

Location

Date

Accreditation Requirement - Developing & Understanding Audiences through Consultation SWFed Exeter 29 September
Managing Volunteers - a practical training day Marches Network Birmingham 30 September
Festival of Museum Workshop Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 30 September
Costume & Textile Network: Displaying & Mounting Costume Share Museums East Bury St Edmunds 30 September
Collecting Scotland: Celebrating 60 Years of the National Fund for Acquisitions NMS Edinburgh 1 October
Social Media: Next Steps Share Museums East Chelmsford 1 October
Making the Most of Your Collection Castleacre Insurance Cambridge 2 October
Emergency Planning Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 2 October
Volunteer programme seminar: VFactor - hear the facts! A year with the Diatom Collections Natural History Museum London 2 October
Museum Ideas 2014 MuseumID London 2 October
REMIX Academy Workshop 1: Core Value Proposition REMIX Academy London 2 October
Saving the 70s: Managing Digital Images Share Museums East Stevenage 2 October
Museum Security: Knowledge, Networking and New Approaches Share Museums East Saffron Walden 2 October
ARA Scotland - ARA Core Training E Records Management Archives & Records Association Glasgow 3 October
8th Derbyshire Heritage Awards Derbyshire Museums Forum Derby 3 October
Collections Skills Seminar The Collections Trust London 6 October
Retail: Planning a Seasonal Range Share Museums East Norwich 6 October
Handling and Mounting Costume Marches Network Warwick 7 October
Museum Security Training MDEM Leicester 7 October
Managing a Project in Your Museum Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 7 October
An Introduction to Collections Care SWFed Taunton 7 October
Getting the most out of the AMA Museums Association Cardiff 8 October
REMIX Academy Workshop 1: Core Value Proposition REMIX Academy  Salford 9 October
The Museums Association Conference
Museums Association Cardiff 9-10 October
An introduction to the conservation of transport and industrial collections West Dean College Chichester 12-17 October
ARA Northern Region ARA Core Training: Audience Engagement Archives & Records Association Newcastle 13 October
Retail Therapy 2 : MuseumRetailForum, site visit Barber Institute Marches Network Birmingham 13 October
Explore Arts Award: SHARE and Bridges Project Share Museums East Thetford 13 October
Collections Care Basics - Care & Conservation NIMC Mount Stewart, NI 14 October
Stone Age to Iron Age: Making The Most Of Your Prehistoric Collections Share Museums East Harlow 14 October
How effectively does your museum collect? Marches Network Birmingham 15 October
Introduction to Heritage (Day One) Share Museums East Norwich 15 October
Fun Feedback: Creative Ways To Learn Your Audiences’ Opinions Share Museums East Cambridge 15 October
Introduction to Heritage (Day Two) Share Museums East Bury St Edmunds 16 October
Digital Strategy Innovation Summit Innovation Enterprise London 16-17 October
The Mouse that Raw'd - Celebrating 10 Years of Collection Care Support Marches Network Birmingham 17 October
Introduction to Copyright Share Museums East Cambridge 17 October
Putting together a Museum Display from concept to delivery SWFed Gloucester 17 October
SHARED Enterprise: Trusts & Foundations Share Museums East Bedford 20 October
Working Internationally Regional Project Workshop ICOM UK London 21 October
Beating the Backlog: Hands-On Documentation Planning Share Museums East Watford 21 October
Reviewing Significance – An Introduction Association of British Transport & Engineering Museums London 22 October
Managing a Project in Your Museum Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 22 October
Emergency Planning Share Museums East Newmarket 22 October
Managing Photographic Collections SWFed Chippenham 22 October
Making the Most of...Your Trustees Marches Network Birmingham 23 October
Reminiscence: Back to Basics & Being Creative with Memories Share Museums East Hitchen 24 October
Arts Award Bronze and Silver Adviser Training Marches Network Ludlow 28 October
Getting the most out of the AMA Museums Association Edinburgh 28 October
Knowledge Exchange: Integrated Pest Management NMS Edinburgh 28 October
Introduction to Collections Development Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 29 October
REMIX Academy Workshop 1: Core Value Proposition REMIX Academy Gateshead 29 October
ARA North-West Region - ARA Core Training Digital Preservation Archives & Records Association Liverpool 30 October
Failure in the Archives The Centre for Editing Lives and Letters (CELL) London 30 October
Excellence in online training and teaching Jisc Netskills Newcastle 3 November
Live Interpretation Share Museums East Thetford 3 November
Preventive Conservation West Dean College Chichester 3-6 November
Getting the most from your Google Analytics Jisc Netskills London 4 November
Smart Sustainability Symposium Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 4 November
Top Tips for Retail Share Museums East Sudbury 4 November
An Introduction to caring for Costume & Textiles SWFed Exeter 4 November
Working with Artists, Working with Museums Share Museums East Cambridge 5 November
Digitisation Conference The National Archives Kew 5 November
Collections Skills Seminar The Collections Trust Manchester 6 November
Better Blogging Jisc Netskills Birmingham 6 November
Labelling and Marking Museums Objects Share Museums East Colchester 6 November
Excellence in online training and teaching Jisc Netskills Online 7 November
Writing for the web Jisc Netskills Bristol 7 November
MCG’s Museums on the Web, 2014
Museums Computer Group London 7 November
Working Internationally Regional Project Workshop ICOM UK Birmingham 10 November
Worcestershire Museum and Heritage Group Networking Event Marches Network Bewdley 10 November
Reminiscence: Back to Basics & Being Creative with Memories Share Museums East Halesworth 10 November
An Introduction to Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) SWFed Dorchester 10 November
The 2014 engage International Conference engage, the National Association for Gallery Education Leeds 10-12 November
Preventive Conservation West Dean College Chichester 10-13 November
Getting the most from your Google Analytics Jisc Netskills Manchester 11 November
Point & Shoot: Collections Photography Using Digital Cameras Share Museums East Lowestoft 11 November
The Politics of Participation in Museums Brighton Royal Pavilion and Museums Brighton 12 November
Making WordPress work for you Jisc Netskills Online 12 November
Introduction to Working with Volunteers Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 12 November
Costume and Textiles in Rural Life Collections Share Museums East Stowmarket 12 November

Introduction to instructional design for e-learning

Jisc Netskills Online 13 November

Copyright Essentials

Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 13 November

Autism Awareness - Meeting the Needs of Visitors and Users

NIMC Belfast, NI 13 November

An Introduction to working with Science, Technology and Industry Collections

SWFed Bristol 13 November

Digitisation Conference

The National Archives Kew 13 November

Members' Meeting - Scotland

Museums Association Dundee 14 November

Going Digital Conference

The Collections Trust  Newcastle upon Tyne  17 November 

4th Annual SHARE Conference: Relevance, Resilience and Risk – How Can Modern Museums Thrive?

Share Museums East Cambridge 17 November
Handle With Care: Object Handling & Packing Share Museums East Braintree 18 November
An Introduction to making and using Digital Media on the web SWFed Bristol 18 November
Through the eyes of the visitor
MidFed Wolverhampton 19 November
Retail Therapy 3 : MuseumRetailForum, site visit Baddesley Clinton Marches Network Baddesley Clinton 19 November
Introduction to Access for All Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 20 November
Visitor Insight East (VIE) Session 2: Using data to understand and develop your audiences Share Museums East St Neots 20 November
Cutting Edge: Making Professional Looking Object Labels Share Museums East Colchester 24 November
Putting together a Museum Display from concept to delivery SWFed Bodmin 24 November
DPTP: An Introduction to Digital Preservation The Digital Preservation Training Programme London 24-25 November
Art and Object Handling West Dean College Chichester 24-27 November
Working Internationally Regional Project Workshop ICOM UK Cambridge 25 November
Introduction to mentoring Museums Association Leeds 25 November
Mentor Refresher Museums Association Leeds 25 November
University archives roundtable The National Archives Kew 25 November
Conference - Archives 2.0: Saving the Past, Anticipating the Future National Media Museum Bradford 25-26 November
Screencasting Jisc Netskills Online 26 November
Making the Most of...Keeping it Legal! Marches Network Birmingham 26 November
Introduction to Integrated Pest Management (IPM) - Hints and Tips workshop Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 26 November
Knowledge Exchange: The Basics of Couriering NMS Edinburgh 26 November
Visitor Insight East (VIE) Session 2: Using data to understand and develop your audiences Share Museums East Chelmsford 26 November
Conservation Uncovered: Major Museum Tours Share Museums East Cambridge 26 November
Volunteer Management and Recruitment SWFed Taunton 26 November
Annual Seminar Understanding British Portraits network London 26 November
Association of Historical and Fine Art Photography Annual Conference AHFAP London 27 November
Podcasting: A Practical Guide Jisc Netskills Online 27 November
SHARED Enterprise: Increasing Individual Giving Share Museums East Chelmsford 27 November
Collections Skills Seminar The Collections Trust Brighton 1 December
Making Museums Trails Share Museums East Thetford 1 December
The history of conservation and modern conservation theory West Dean College Chichester 1-4 December
Managing Digital Images Share Museums East Leiston 2 December
Engaging Early Years - Study Trip to Horniman Museum NIMC London 3 December
Public Speaking: Grow Your Confidence Share Museums East Cambridge 3 December
Emergency Planning Share Museums East Bedford 4 December
Digital Film Making (Two Day Course) Share Museums East Peterborough 4-5 December
Members' meeting - North West Museums Association Manchester 8 December
Getting the most out of the AMA Museums Association London 9 December
Introduction to mentoring Museums Association London 10 December
Mentor refresher Museums Association London 10 December
Integrated Pest Management: Level 1 Share Museums East Ely 10 December
Visitor Insight East (VIE) Session 3: Action planning and tools to increase audiences Share Museums East Sudbury 11 December
World War 1: Four More Years Share Museums East Cambridge 16 December
Visitor Insight East (VIE) Session 3: Action planning and tools to increase audiences Share Museums East Hatfield 17 December

2015

Understanding Museums (Six Part Course) Share Museums East Cambridge 12 January
Collections Skills Seminar The Collections Trust York 13 January
Point & Shoot: Collections Photography Using Digital Cameras Share Museums East Bishop's Stortford 14 January
Stone Age to Iron Age: Making The Most Of Your Prehistoric Collections Share Museums East Mildenhall 15 January
Make it Snappy: Writing Effective Text Share Museums East TBC 19 January
An Introduction to working with Costume Collections SWFed Bristol 19 January
Let's get digital: New strategies for a new age Museums Association London 20 January
Collections Care Basics - Inventory Marking NIMC Bangor, NI 20 January
Getting In The Corners: The 1st SHARE Conference on Collections Care Share Museums East TBC 21 January
Accreditation Mentor Event (New & Continuing Mentors) Share Museums East Cambridge 22 January
Understanding Museums (Session Two) Share Museums East TBC 26 January
Create Once, Publish Everywhere: How To COPE With Your Digital Content Share Museums East Norwich 27 January
Reminiscence: Back to Basics & Being Creative with Memories Share Museums East Chelmsford 28 January
Working Internationally Regional Project Workshop ICOM UK Exeter 29 January
REMIX Academy Workshop 2: Developing new business models REMIX Academy London 29 January
Beating the Backlog: Hands-On Documentation Planning Share Museums East Newmarket 29 January
Numbering and Marking Objects in Museums Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 3 February
Managing Digital Images Share Museums East Saffron Walden 3 February
Keeping A Record: The Essentials of Museum Documentation Share Museums East Waterbeach 5 February
Project Management: Essentials for Smaller Museums Share Museums East TBC 6 February
Understanding Museums (Session Three) Share Museums East Cambridge 9 February
Marketing in Museums Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 10 February
Thinking Outside the Box: New Display Ideas For Museums With Limited Budgets Share Museums East Chelmsford 10 February
Handle With Care: Object Handling & Packing Share Museums East Luton 12 February
REMIX Academy Workshop 2: Developing new business models REMIX Academy Salford 12 February
Audience development The National Archives Kew 16 February
Engaging Audiences - working with adults with learning disability NIMC Belfast, NI 17 February
Conservation of Transport and Industrial Collections West Dean College Chichester 22-27 February
Understanding Museums (Sessions Four) Share Museums East Cambridge 23 February
Public Speaking: Grow Your Confidence Share Museums East Norwich 24 February
Collections Skills Seminar The Collections Trust Exeter 25 February
Integrated Pest Management: Level 2 Share Museums East Cambridge 25 February
REMIX Academy Workshop 2: Developing new business models REMIX Academy Gateshead 26 February
Live Interpretation Share Museums East Chelmsford 26 February
Environmental Monitoring Share Museums East TBC 27 February
Key Stage 3-5: What Works? Share Museums East Norwich 2 March
Labelling and Marking Museum Objects Share Museums East Hertford 3 March
Better by Design: Making The Most Of The Designer Relationship Share Museums East Norwich 4 March
Introduction to Copyright Share Museums East Cambridge 5 March
Dig it: Museums and archaeology Museums Association London 6 March
Understanding Museums (Session Five) Share Museums East Cambridge 9 March
Copyright and Digitisation Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 12 March
Audience development The National Archives Kew 12 March
Reaching Different Audiences Share Museums East Cambridge 13 March
Conservation of Plastics West Dean College Chichester 16-19 March
SHARED Enterprise: Marketing & Promotion – Not Another Leaflet! Share Museums East Norwich 17 March
Collections Skills Seminar The Collections Trust Colchester 18 March
Understanding Museums (Session Six) Share Museums East Newmarket 23 March
Art and Object Handling West Dean College Chichester 23-27 March
Users and change The National Archives Kew 8 April
2+3D Photography - Practice and Prophecies Rijksmuseum The Netherlands 15-16 April
MuseumNext Conference MuseumNext Geneva 19-21 April
Museums + Heritage Awards Museums + Heritage London 29 April
Museums + Heritage Show Museums + Heritage London 29-30 April
REMIX Academy Workshop 3: Intrapreneurship and innovation REMIX Academy London 30 April
Conservation of Leather West Dean College Chichester 5-8 May
Conservation of Historic Floors West Dean College Chichester 11-14 May
REMIX Academy Workshop 3: Intrapreneurship and innovation REMIX Academy Salford 14 May
REMIX Academy Workshop 3: Intrapreneurship and innovation REMIX Academy Gateshead 28 May
New trends in collections development The National Archives Kew 8 June
Conservation of Photographs West Dean College Chichester 9-12 November
Conservation of Historic Interiors West Dean College Chichester 23-26 November


Please note, the Collections Trust takes no responsibility for the accuracy of information relating to third party events or the content of those events.