2021 Conference Series
Thank you for joining us for the 2021 Conference Series!
The Alberta Museums Association (AMA) wishes to extend our
thanks to all the delegates, presenters, volunteers, event hosts,
and honoured guests for making our 50th Anniversary
Conference Series such a success! We would also like to thank our
Conference Sponsors for making this event series possible through
their generous support, and thank our amazing tech team at Details
Convention & Event Management for ensuring the digital events
The 2021 Conference Series examined the dynamic ways museums
embed the four pillars of Reconciliation, Inclusion, Community, and
Innovation into their work to represent, engage, and connect with
the people and world around them. Over four virtual events in
March, June, September, and November, these guiding pillars were
explored in four keynote presentations with speakers from Alberta,
Canada, the United States, and England, and twenty-four breakout
sessions with over fifty individual presenters.
This year, the online environment allowed sessions to take on
unique formats with virtual presentations, discussion forums,
lightning talks, and workshops. It also enabled contributors to
share their work in other ways: a tie-in
blog posts and articles, interviews, roundtable discussions,
This year marked the AMA's 50th Anniversary, and we
are so grateful to have had the opportunity to celebrate and
connect with members of the museum community throughout the year.
It was heartwarming to hear all the fond memories members hold of
past conferences, courses, workshops, and other AMA events over the
decades. To say thank you to all the members of the AMA - past and
present - we took a look through our own archives and created the
video below reflecting the past 50 years.
Our 2021 Conference Series has been an incredible opportunity
for Alberta's museum community to "meet together apart." Thank you
for joining us throughout 2021 to celebrate the AMA's
50th Anniversary and the work of the amazing sector we
We look forward to when we can gather with you all again!
Thank you to our 2021 Conference Sponsors
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For more information about the 2021 Conference Series, please view the Event Programs. For questions about the Annual Conference, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.