Thinking Outside the Box: Innovative Approaches to Museum Work




Programme - Final Timings to Follow

Unexpected ideas – using your collections in ways no-one expects

Landseer in a Lorry (is it Ed Sheeran in there?)

National Galleries Scotland


The rise and fall of Benny Lynch

Kevin Kerrigan, Open Museum



Cross Generational Working

Attracting and Engaging the Older Generation in the Visitor Attraction Sector

Professor Anna Leask, Edinburgh Napier University


Engaging with Experience: A cross generational project

Adam Love-Rodgers, National Museums Scotland


Breakout Sessions

Making Learning Visible

Scottish Learning Group


Co-creating change in the Museum

Glasgow Women’s Library


Unsettling Naken chaetrie in Scottish museums

University of Stirling


Getting the Word Out


Collaborative Working and Going Industrial

Emma Halford-Forbes, Industrial Museums Scotland


Panel Discussion: Collaborative Working

Chair: David Mitchell, Historic Environment Scotland

Cait McCullagh, Heriot Watt University

Alison Hadfield, Museum of the University of St Andrews

Bob Clark, Auchindrian Township


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SMF Committee