Month: February 2017

MCN 2016 Sessions – User Experience Design Considerations for Multi-Museum Online Collaborations

User Experience Design Considerations for Multi-Museum Online Collaborations Friday, November 4, 2016 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Session Leader: Duane Degler, Principal, Design for Context Co-Presenter: Lesley Humphreys, Senior User Experience Designer, Design for Context We increasingly engage in projects where we are asked to accommodate multiple collections, sites, and institutions into the planning, data…

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#MCN50 Voices: Andrea Ledesma & Diana Folsom

Post by Andrea Ledesma   This year MCN celebrates its 50th anniversary. From birthday parties to archive dives, and of course to the annual conference, there’s no shortage of opportunities to honor this landmark year. Today, we’re kicking off #MCN50 Voices. Just as MCN has established a network of established and emerging professionals, #MCN50 Voices…

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MCN 2016 Session – Blending the Tangible and Digital to Craft New Co-Designed Interactions for Museums

Blending the tangible and digital to craft new co-designed interactions for museums Thursday, November 3, 2016 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Session Leader: Nicholas Dulake, Mr, Sheffield Hallam University The technology that underpins the Internet of Things, offers ways to embed interactivity within the exhibition: microprocessors, sensors, and actuators can be concealed within reactive spaces…

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MCN 2016 Sessions – ‘We Are Going to Need a Bigger Boat’ Building Collaboration at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

  We Are Going to Need a Bigger Boat’ Building Collaboration at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Friday, November 4, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Session Leader: William Weinstein, John H. McFadden and Lisa D. Kabnick Director of Information and Interpreti, Philadelphia Museum of Art Co-Presenter: Christopher Atkins, The Agnes and Jack Mulroney Associate…

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MCN 2016 Sessions – Working with Digital Humanities Students in Museums: Why We Should, How We Can

  Working with Digital Humanities Students in Museums: Why We Should, How We Can Friday, November 4, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Session Leader: Philip Leers, Project Manager, Digital Initiatives, Hammer Museum Co-Presenter: Max Evjen, Exhibitions Technology Specialist, Michigan State University Museum Speaker: Brinker Ferguson, PhD candidate, University of California Santa Cruz Speaker: Alex…

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