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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Labelling and Marking Museum Objects Share Museums East Hertford 3 March
ACE Convention and Trade Show 2015 Association for Cultural Enterprises Bournemouth 3-4 March
Effective emergency planning and disaster recovery Museum Development London London 4 March
Better by Design: Making The Most Of The Designer Relationship Share Museums East Norwich 4 March
Preserving historic photographs West Dean College London 4 March
Two-day conference 2015 - Visitor Studies: Embracing change? The Visitor Studies Group London 4-5 March
World Book Day - - 5 March
2015 Working Internationally Conference ICOM UK, NMDC and York Museums Trust York 5 March
Introduction to Copyright Share Museums East Cambridge 5 March
Dig it: Museums and archaeology Museums Association London 6 March
Economic Sustainability: what is it and how do we begin to get there? West of England Museum Development  with BMGA and SW Fed Bristol 6 March
Damaged books and bound archives: Practical steps West Dean College London 6 March
Understanding Museums (Session Five) Share Museums East Cambridge 9 March
The good, the bad and the ugly – condition assessing objects Museum Development London London 11 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
Don't Stop Me Now: Resilient museums in the North West Museum Development North West Penrith 19 March
Understanding Museums (Session Six) Share Museums East Newmarket 23 March
Europeana Space Technical Workshop Europeana Space Brussels 23-24 March
Art and Object Handling West Dean College Chichester 23-27 March
CCT Conference - Revealing the Past by Securing the Future The Churches Conservation Trust Bolton 25-27 March
How to Wear and Care for Costume West Midlands Museum Development Milford 25 March
SW Digital Champions – a forum for museums who took part in the SW Digital Engagement Project South West Museum Development Programme Bristol 26 March
Digital Transformation: Supporting Culture Shift in Museums Museums Galleries Scotland Glasgow 27 March
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
Users and change The National Archives Kew 8 April
National Partnership Conference - Curator of the Future (details soon) British Museum London 13 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
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
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
REMIX Academy Workshop 3: Intrapreneurship and innovation REMIX Academy Gateshead 28 May
Collections Management Skills NHM & The Collections Trust London 29 May
Dust and dirt: strategies for prevention and management West Dean College London 3 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 (details soon) SHCG Derby & Sheffield 18-19 June
AIM Annual Conference AIM Bristol 18-20 June
Integrated approaches to Risk Management NHM Liverpool 25 June
DAM Europe - The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media Henry Stewart Events London 25-26 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
DAM NY - The Art & Practice of Managing Digital Media Henry Stewart Events Chicago 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

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