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Conference 2019

The Moral Museum: Understanding everyday ethics

 

Wednesday 17th April 2019

10:00 – 16:00

Sir Duncan Rice Library

University of Aberdeen

 

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Description

Our conference this year The Moral Museum: Understanding everyday ethics will explore museum ethics in the 21st century.

 

 

 

Programme:

 

Collections

 

Repatriation: An Egyptian perspective

Abeer Eladany, Museums and Special Collections, University of Aberdeen

 

Nazi Looted Libraries and Restitution in the 21st century

Antonia Bartoli, The British Library

 

Ethics Committee, Alistair Brown, Museums Association

 

 

Museum Workforce

 

Panel discussion – Professional Wellbeing

Chaired by Tamsin Russell, Museums Association

 

 

People & Audiences

 

Pacific Encounters: Pasts, Presents, Futures

Sophie Richards, Royal Museums Greenwich

 

Irvine Harbourside Men’s Shed

Jamie Menzies, Scottish Maritime Museum

 

Not Another Outreach Project: A strategic approach to engaging with older people

Diana Morton, Open Museum

 

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The conference will be held at the Sir Duncan Rice Library on Wednesday 17th April from 10:00 – 16:00.

 

The costs for places is £15 for members and £25 for non-members.

 

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

 

Tickets are available here. 

 

 

Membership

 

If you would like to become a member and only pay £15 for your conference place, please click the following link for more information: http://bit.ly/SMFMembership

 

If you have any queries about the conference or the Scottish Museums Federation in general, please email scottishmuseumsfederation@gmail.com

 

 

 

We look forward to seeing you there!

 

SMF Committee