Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo

Save the Date for the 2016 Annual Meeting:
May 26-29, Washington, DC

Plan now for a Monumental Memorial Day for Museums Worldwide!

The nation's capital becomes capital of the museum world from May 26-29, 2016. As one of the largest museum capitals in the world with one of the most vibrant arts and culture scenes, Washington, DC, is certain to be a record-breaking annual meeting. With unprecedented hotel rates in one of the top-rated destinations in the US, we're predicting monumental attendance. 

Plan now for superb education as well as fun with family and friends alike!

The online session proposal process will open in mid-July. 

Thank You for Joining Us in Atlanta!

Nearly 4,500 people, including over 400 from 57 different countries outside the U.S., joined us in Atlanta, making it one of our most fantastic Annual Meetings to date. We had over 190 thought-provoking sessions, great networking opportunities and special events brought to us by our Atlanta colleagues. 

Hear from a Thought Leader

Watch the video of Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole’s keynote address at the Alliance’s 2015 annual meeting in Atlanta. She makes the case that museums can and must be of social value by creating change around one of the most critical issues of our time – the issue of diversity. Dr. Cole is Director of the National Museum of African Art and a distinguished scholar, educator and humanitarian. 

Purchase Session Recordings

Missed a session? Enjoyed a session? Download audio recordings for a single session or the complete set. Recordings include audio synched to presentation slides. Take advantage of new tiered rates for multi-user access and share the full conference set with your team!


2015 Session Recordings

Purchase audio recordings synched to presentation slides. 

2015 Keynote Address

Watch the video of Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole's keynote address at the Alliance's 2015 annual meeting in Atlanta. 

Future and Past Locations

Find future dates and access recordings from past meetings.