NMC Horizon Report > 2013 Museum Edition
Media and Technology
Washington State Convention Center  Tuesday, May 20  10:15-11:30 a.m.     615-617 
Alex Freeman will host a showcase of micro-presentations of AAM member projects utilizing new technologies as highlighted in the NMC Horizon Report > 2013 Museum Edition. This volume examines how emerging technologies can impact and be used in museum education and interpretation.

Global Perspectives

Session Format :    Idea Forum

Learner Outcomes

Alexander Freeman - New Media Consortium

Alex Freeman is the NMC's Senior Director of Membership and Special Projects. He is responsible for the management and coordination of special projects, especially those that serve the NMC’s member communities. Freeman produces online and face-to-face professional development programs, and is co-author and researcher for NMC Horizon Project publications, which analyze technology uptake across global higher education, K-12 schools, museums, and libraries.

Nik Honeysett - Balboa Park Online Collaborative

Nik Honeysett is CEO of the Balboa Park Online Collaborative, a non-profit consultancy that provides technology support, development and strategy for the museums in Balboa Park, San Diego and beyond. Previously, he was Head of Administration for the Getty Museum. He formerly chaired AAM’s Media and Technology Standing Professional Committee and their Standing Professional Committee Council; he currently sits on the Board of AAM and MCN.