Conference audience

Meet Day 2015

Australian National Maritime Museum, Terrace Room

Thursday 21 May 2015

9:00-9:30 – Gather, register and connect

Enter through the main museum doors and you’ll be directed to our meting room where you can pick up your name badge.

Wi-Fi is available, select ANMMVenues then sign in with username meet and password m33tw1thu5

9:30-9:40 – Welcome

The day kicks off with an introduction from ANMM staff and MA2015 committee rep Michael Parry.

9:40-10:15 – State of Play

Three perspectives from our interest groups. Hear about the latest and upcoming ideas, issues and tools.

Education – Peter Hoban
Digital – Jonny Brownbill
Evaluation – Lynda Kelly

10:15-11:15 – Lightning Talks 1

Short and snappy talks from members of our networks. Presentation themes are:

  • I have a big idea
  • I have a problem
  • I need your help

Marion Littlejohn
Hidden Histories at Sovereign Hill

Janis Hanley
Digital foreigners, storytelling and the i-generation

Bronwyn Coulston
Finding an appy solution

Amy Bambach and Stephanie Lade
Privileging the digital audience

Amelia Bowan

Jen Cork
Way-finding around the museum

11:15-11:45 – Morning Tea

A cuppa and a snack to keep you focused.

11:45-12:45 – Lightning talks 2

Jeni White
The Double-life of a museum presenter

Gabrielle Edwards
What do visitors really want?

Beaux Guarini
Impairment, technology, success

Bronwyn Sugars
Outreach education in South Australia

Dr Narelle Lemon
Hashtag, ping, tweet, and repost

Jan Molloy
Beyond the walls

Carolyn Meehan
Working in that space in the middle

12:45-1:15 – Discussion

Q&A and preparation for the unconference session.

1:15-2:15 – Lunch

Grab a lunch box and stretch your legs!

A tour of Hōkūle’a, a Polynesian voyaging canoe, will be held during lunch – more details on the day.

2:15-2:45 – Case Study

Janet Carding
Director, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

2:45-3:30 – Unconference

This session is an opportunity to dig deeper into agreed areas of interest. Based on the unconference model, attendees will have a chance to propose a topic they’d like to work on with others. A manageable number of groups will form to share problems, ideas and possible solutions. This session will be facilitated to ensure it runs smoothly and all attendees are participants.

3:30-4:00 – Wrap up

This session will bring the group back together for a debrief.