IMLS provides leadership for the nation's museums and libraries, by serving as a clearinghouse for knowledge, ideas, and best practices. Conferences and events that highlight IMLS grantees, research and initiatives provide an opportunity to share lessons learned with practitioners and policy makers.
Click here to view our schedule of upcoming webinars and links to our archived webinars.
Let's Move! Museums & Gardens
Check out our calendar of events to see where Let's Move! Museums & Gardens activities are happening near you.
WebWise 2014: Anchoring Communities
WebWise 2014 will took place February 10-12 at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace in Baltimore, MD. The two-and-a-half-day conference exploring digital technologies in museums and libraries featured keynote speakers Nick Poole from Collections Trust and Mary Flanagan from Dartmouth University.
IMLS on the Road
“Connected Communities in an Age of Digital Learning,” New America Foundation: Susan H. Hildreth IMLS Director, Washington, DC, February 27
Digital Media and Learning Conference 2014: Maura Marx, Deputy Director of Library Services; Boston, MA, March 6-7
International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and iConference Meeting, Carlos Manjarrez, Director for Planning, Research and Evaluation; Berlin, Germany, March 4-7
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations 2014 National Conference: Claudia French, Deputy Director for Museums, and Connie Bodner and Helen Wechsler, Supervisory Grants Management Specialists, Office of Museum Services; Los Angeles, CA, March 10-12
Public Library Association 2014 Conference: Susan Hildreth, Director; Maura Marx, Deputy Director of Library Services; Laurie Brooks, Associate Deputy Director for State Programs; James Lonergan, Senior Program Officer; Timothy Owens, Senior Program Officer; Kathy Mitchell, Program Specialist; Mary Sellers, Program Specialist; Giuliana Bullard, Public Affairs Specialist; Indianapolis, IN, March 12 - 15
“The Why & How of Strategic Planning or How to Ignore the Bright Shiny Object,” Virginia Association of Museums Annual Conference: Steve Shwartzman, Senior Program Officer, Office of Museum Services; Alexandria, VA, March 15-18
“Legal Issues in Museum Administration,” ALI CLE: Nancy E. Weiss, General Counsel; Philadelphia, PA, March 19 - 21
National Summit on Creative Youth Development: Maura Marx, Deputy Director of Library Services; Boston, MA, March 26 – 30
“Keynote Address,” Museum Association of New York: Susan Hildreth, Director; Albany, NY, March 31
Coalition of Networked Information Spring 2014 Meeting: Maura Marx, Deputy Director of Library Services; St. Louis, MO, March 31 – April 1