UNITE 2017 is Live! Register by July 28, 2017 to
receive the early bird rate!
The Alberta Museums Association (AMA) and the Western Museums
Association (WMA) are excited to present a joint international
conference UNITE! This year's conference will focus on the
ways museums can demonstrate courageous leadership, undertake
controversial projects, and make a positive impact in their
communities. Delegates from both sides of the border will come
together to explore how to unite across sectors, across
communities, and across borders to work towards innovative and
To register or view the full Conference program, please visit
the AMA Conference
Website or museums.ab.ca.
Alberta Museums Association to take action on climate change in
new partnership with the Coalition of Museums for Climate
The Alberta Museums Association (AMA) is excited to announce a
new partnership with the Coalition of Museums for Climate Justice
(CMCJ) to support Alberta museums in taking an active role in the
fight against climate change. Through this partnership the AMA, the
CMCJ and Shadow Light Productions will develop a series of
educational tools to support and empower museums across the
province to address environmental sustainability and understand
their role in mitigating climate change.
The AMA is excited to be able to offer a new suite of tools to
our members. With the information provided in these educational
videos, museums across Alberta will be equipped to engage in a
broader dialogue with their communities around these important
View the full Media Release.
Employment Opportunity - Operations Coordinator
Do you have a passion for museums? The AMA is hiring!
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Operations
Coordinator is responsible for: coordinating service contracts,
facilities and office supplies, managing incoming and outgoing
mail, database management and entry, coordination of publication
sales and inventory management, administrative support for the
Executive Director, reception services, and program administrative
support as needed.
To view the Full Job Description and all AMA job postings,
please visit our Employment Opportunities
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