Program and Sessions

Conference Program

The Association of Midwest Museums and the Iowa Museum Association are teamed up to develop a diverse and forward-thinking conference program featuring a mix of sessions, workshops, events, and guest speakers.

Stay tuned for program announcements!

Call for Sessions, Workshops and Poster Presentations

The Association of Midwest Museums and Illinois Association of Museums are pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for Fostering Transparency, Strengthening Public Trust, to be held in Chicago, IL on July 18-21, 2018, concurrently with the Visitor Studies Association Conference.

We are seeking proposals for breakout sessions, poster presentations and half-day workshops. For submission rules, tips, topic suggestions and other inspiration, review the 2018 Call for Proposals and explore session lists from past conferences.

Call for Proposals will be open through December 11, 2017.

Submit your session proposal using our online form!


2018 Award Nominations

Each year, we honor extraordinary leaders, innovators, and service during the AMM Annual Meeting and Awards program. Nominees must represent member museums located in the Midwest region and plan to attend the conference to receive their awards. Watch for announcements of the Call for Award Nominations in spring 2018.

To learn more about the awards program, visit the AMM website.