Conference 2019 Theme and Call for Session Proposals
The Alberta Museums Association (AMA) is excited to launch our
2019 Conference theme and Call for Session Proposals. Join us in
Edmonton, September 19 - 21, 2019 at the Chateau Lacombe Hotel for
As a Whole: Well-being, Health, and Museums.
The AMA's 2019 Conference will delve into, contemplate, and
champion the roles and actions museums take in providing,
fostering, and embracing well-being, within the walls of their
institution and with the wider community.
For more information on the Conference theme and how to submit a
session proposal, please visit the Call for Session Proposals
Proposals will be accepted until February 11, 2019.
View the 2019 Call for
We are excited to offer a twelve month employment opportunity
for an outgoing, creative, and articulate person interested in a
position in the heritage and culture sector. The Communications
Coordinator will provide communications support for Association
programs and services in pursuit of its vision to be a leader and
catalyst for dynamic connections among museums and communities.
View the full
Communications Coordinator Posting
Taking Action Against Climate Change
The Alberta Museums Association (AMA) in partnership with the
Coalition of Museums for Climate Justice and Shadow Light
Productions, is excited to announce the launch a new video series -
Taking Action Against Climate Change.
See the videos
Collections Management (CMS 19 - 04)
Collections are at the heart of a museum. Participants will learn about the policies, practices, and skills needed to manage museum collections.
Museum Governance (CMS 19 - 03)
As legally constituted organizations, museums must define their governing authorities and public trust responsibilities. This course introduces the basic legal and ethical requirements for operating a museum.
Certificate in Museum Studies Program Application
Participants who would like to complete the full certificate for credit must apply to the Program and complete an introductory webinar.