Book Events

Elevenses, Thursday 3 October, Taking stock of your current digital preservation capability to inform next steps

Archives Consultant Simon Wilson is leading Danum Digital: Getting Doncaster’s digital records on track a project funded by The National Archives Resilience Grant. As well as supporting colleagues in Doncaster a key element of the project is to engage with museum colleagues across the North. The session will introduce the Digital Preservation Coalition’s Rapid Assessment […]

3 October 2024

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MD North Forum: Hatworks, Stockport, Wednesday 9 October 2024

Our museum forums offer you “a professional day out” – a chance to catch up with your museum colleagues in the region, visit an interesting venue, get the most out of being at a site, hear some interesting case studies – and enjoy being out in a different museum with different colleagues! Forums start with […]

9 October 2024 · Hat Works Museum

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Elevenses, Wednesday 16 October, Making the Most of an Organisational Health Check

The Museums’ Organisational Health Check (OHC) is a tool for museums that is used across all the English Regions by Museum Development England. It is designed as an indicator to help you highlight your museum’s strengths, understand where your museum has areas of development and feed into your forward planning.  This will enable you to prioritise and […]

16 October 2024

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MD North Forum: Dunam Library, Gallery and Museum, Doncaster, Thursday 17 October 2024

Our museum forums offer you “a professional day out” – a chance to catch up with your museum colleagues in the region, visit an interesting venue, get the most out of being at a site, hear some interesting case studies – and enjoy being out in a different museum with different colleagues! Forums usually start […]

17 October 2024 · Dunam Library, Gallery and Museum

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MD North Forum: Beningbrough Hall, York, Tuesday 22 October 2024

Our museum forums offer you “a professional day out” – a chance to catch up with your museum colleagues in the region, visit an interesting venue, get the most out of being at a site, hear some interesting case studies – and enjoy being out in a different museum with different colleagues! Forums usually start […]

22 October 2024 · Beningbrough Hall

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Accreditation Mentor Forum

This session is our annual catch up and networking event for Museum Accreditation Mentors. It’s an opportunity to discuss current developments and updates to the Accreditation Scheme, focus on specific mentor issues and feel supported by the region wide network of Accreditation Mentors. If you are a new or potential Accreditation Mentor, please come along […]

29 October 2024

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Carbon Literacy Course

Part 1: Course materials distributed: on Tuesday 5 November Part 2: Tuesday 12 November: 10:00-12:30 Part 3: Thursday 14 November: 10:00-11:45 and 13:00-14:45 Background Information Museum Development England, in partnership with Manchester Museum and The Carbon Literacy Project, has developed an online Museums’ Carbon Literacy Toolkit that will be free to access by all museums […]

12 November 2024

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Seeds for Action: Connect & Co-Work 20 November

As part of Roots & Branches, the Seeds for Action programme aims to connect Carbon Literate Certified museum people, and the organisations they represent, across England to develop and build on their carbon reduction strategies and approaches to taking climate action. This online programme, using Museum Development programme funding from Arts Council England, is a […]

20 November 2024

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Accreditation Refresher: Developing and engaging audiences

The refresher session will provide you with: An overview of Developing and Engaging Audiences Top tips for meeting this area of the Accreditation standard Opportunities to ask questions and discuss issues Signposting and links to helpful resources Networking and sharing with museums from across all regions Our aim is for participants to leave the session […]

21 November 2024

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Accreditation Refresher: Risk Assessment

The refresher session will provide you with: An overview of Risk Assessments – Security Top tips for meeting this area of the Accreditation standard Opportunities to ask questions and discuss issues Signposting and links to helpful resources Networking and sharing with museums from across all regions Our aim is for participants to leave the session […]

9 December 2024

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