MCN offerings and activities are open to everyone interested in the potential of digital technology to transform cultural organizations and help them achieve their mission. Our activities are supported by volunteers and the financial support we receive through corporate sponsorships during the annual MCN conference, memberships dues, and donations. Your membership will enable MCN to continue to support the community and share information, experience, and knowledge that helps you:

  • Keep up with rapidly evolving technology and emerging trends;
  • Share, discover and apply best practices and emerging standards;
  • Increase the effectiveness of your digital initiatives;
  • Learn from others in the field;
  • Build essential skills to advance your career and digital transformation in your organization;

MCN Memberships


Whether you are a seasoned professional or a student ready to begin your career, individual members are the core of the MCN community. Your passion for advancing digital technology in the cultural sector is what drives innovation and brings inspiring new ideas and approaches to the MCN conference every year.

  • Discount on Annual Conference registration (students will be offered a special conference registration rate)
  • Run for office on the MCN Board of Directors
  • Join any MCN Special Interest Group (SIG)

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Designed for cultural and heritage institutions such as museums, historic sites and homes, and performing arts organizations.

  • Discount on Annual Conference registration for any staff in your organization
  • Join any MCN Special Interest Group (SIG)

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Designed for cultural industry vendors.

  • Discount and priority on Exhibit Hall space at the Annual Conference
  • Discount on Annual Conference registration for two company representatives
  • Listing with your URL on the Current Corporate Members page
  • Access to current MCN members’ list (based on those who opted in)
  • Designated company staff can participate in MCN Special Interest Group (SIG) activities

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