Upcoming Events

Listed here are upcoming UK and international events run by the Collections Trust and other organisations for those working in galleries, libraries, archives and museums.

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8th International Workshop on Personalized Access to Cultural Heritage PATCH Altanta, USA 29 March - 1 April
Spring Conference - Looking to the Future: Museums and Sustainability Scottish Museums Federation Perth 2 April
What's Eating Your Collection: An Introduction to Integrated Pest Management Alfred Gillett Trust Street, Somerset 7 April
Users and change The National Archives Kew 8 April
National Partnership Conference - Curator of the Future British Museum London 13 April
International Mountmakers Forum NHM London 15 April
2+3D Photography - Practice and Prophecies Rijksmuseum The Netherlands 15-16 April
MuseumNext Conference MuseumNext Geneva 19-21 April
Understanding and caring for bookbindings West Dean College London 23 April
The Future of Collaboration conference - Exploring Museum and Higher Education Collaboration Share Academy London 23 April
Beyond Digging: Opening up Archaeological Collections Museum of London London 24 April
Environment: Effective monitoring and management West Dean College London 24 April
From Cabinet to Internet: Digitising Natural History and Medical Manuscripts The Linnean Society of London London 27-28 April
Knowing and Throwing: How to Identify and Rationalise Social History Collections SHARE / SHCG Peterborough 27 April
Disaster response and salvage training West Dean College London 28 April
Museums + Heritage Awards Museums + Heritage London 29 April
Museums + Heritage Show Museums + Heritage London 29-30 April
Integrated Pest Management NHM London 30 April
REMIX Academy Workshop 3: Intrapreneurship and innovation REMIX Academy London 30 April
Conservation of Leather West Dean College Chichester 5-8 May
SW Fed Spring Forum - Governance SWFed Bristol 6 May
DAM NY - The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media Henry Stewart Events New York 7-8 May
Conservation of Historic Floors West Dean College Chichester 11-14 May
Collection Cleaning Course Museum Development London London 13 May - 15 July
MCG Spring Meeting (details soon) Museums Computer Group Cambridge 14 May
REMIX Academy Workshop 3: Intrapreneurship and innovation REMIX Academy Salford 14 May
Museums at Night Festival Culture 24 - 14-16 May
Festival of Museums Museums Galleries Scotland - 15-17 May
Risk Management in Collections Care University of Cambridge Museum Glasgow 21 May
Developing skills for collections managers NHM London 28 May
REMIX Academy Workshop 3: Intrapreneurship and innovation REMIX Academy Gateshead 28 May
Dust and dirt: strategies for prevention and management West Dean College London 3 June
Museums Storage Event The Collections Trust Leeds 5 June
New trends in collections development The National Archives Kew 8 June
Preventing pests by IPM West Dean College London 10 June
Essential preservation West Dean College London 12 June
Refloating the Ark: connecting the public and scientists with natural history museums Museum Development North West Manchester 17-18 June
Social History Curator’s Group Annual Conference SHCG Derby & Sheffield 18-19 June
AIM Annual Conference AIM Bristol 18-20 June
Collection Standards Infrastructure Project - Environmental Standards NHM London 25 June
DAM Europe - The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media Henry Stewart Events London 25-26 June
7th International Conference on Communities and Technology C&T Limerick 28 June
Electronic Visualisation and the Arts Conference EVA London 7-9 July
SW Federation of Museums & Art Galleries Annual Conference & AGM (details soon) SWFed Plymouth 8 July
1st International Conference on Science and Engineering in Arts, Heritage and Archaeology SEAHA (University College London) London 14-15 July
In Gallery Engagement: Digital vs Analogue Oxford Aspire Oxford 22 July
Learning from Natural History Collections NHM London 27 August
DAM NY - The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media Henry Stewart Events Chicago 24 September
A cultural experience - humanities research at the Natural History Museum NHM London 24 September
MGS Annual Conference Museums Galleries Scotland Edinburgh 22 October
MA Annual Conference Museums Association Birmingham 5-6 November
Conservation of Photographs West Dean College Chichester 9-12 November
Conservation of Historic Interiors West Dean College Chichester 23-26 November
#naturedata NHM London 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.