Program Schedule MCN 2021

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The Program

NOTE: the program schedule is subject to change at any time.

The most up-to-date information is always available on MCN Sched, below is a static representation of the conference schedule in Eastern Time that is accurate as of October 22, 2021.

Tuesday, October 5: Welcome to MCN 2021 VIRTUAL

Wednesday, October 6: Asia and Pacific Region

Thursday, October 7: Leadership & Strategy

And at the end of the day book time with funders for special office hours, you need to sign up in advance using the Calendly link on the session description:

Tuesday, October 12: Business Models, Financial Sustainability & Capacity Building

Wednesday, October 13: Middle East and Africa

Thursday, October 14: Interpretation, Storytelling & Education

Tuesday, October 19: Ethical Responsibilities of Museums 

Wednesday, October 20: Europe

Thursday, October 21: Experience Design & Immersive Technologies

And at the end of the day today, you can book time with funders for special Funders’ Office Hours sessions, you need to sign up in advance using the Calendly link found in the session description.

And since we can’t meet up in the hotel lobby, we’ll close the week with a Happy Hour in Spatial Chat that starts at 5pm ET! 

Tuesday, October 26: Why Museums? 

Wednesday, October 27: Latin America

Thursday, October 28: Professional Development day

Tuesday, November 9: Big Ideas!

Wednesday, November 10: Closing Keynote