- Miami, FL
- 3251 South Miami Avenue
Join the Historic House and Sites, and Environment and Climate professional networks of the American Alliance of Museums at the 2019 Historic House Summit. On February 4 and 5, 2019, we will be convening a rare group of experts at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens in Miami, Florida on the topic of sustainability and historic houses and sites. We will hear leaders in the field discuss and propose bold ways to galvanize this group in and around the topics of governance, relevance, and the environment.
Keynote speakers will be Joel Hoffman, Executive Director/CEO of Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and Andrew Potts, Partner at Nixon Peabody, LLP.
You will also have the opportunity to join discussion groups, hear from experts within the field, and spark your interests in our sustainability SLAM!
An evening reception at Vizcaya on Sunday, February 3, is included in the the price of registration.
Download a copy of the agenda here. This version was updated on December 10th, 2018.
Registration for non-members, tier 1 members, and individual members: $250
AAM tier 2 and 3 member discount: $200
Registration will close January 18, 2019. Space is limited to the first 100 attendees.
If you are a student or emerging professional who is interested in being considered for a scholarship to offset your attendance at this summit, please email Roy Young at firstname.lastname@example.org. In your email, please include a résumé and a one-page statement of interest summarizing your research/area of study and how your attendance at this summit will further your education or professional goals in museums. The scholarship submission deadline is January 1, 2019.
There is no hotel block reserved for this event. Please arrange your own lodging ahead of the event. If you need a place to begin your search for a hotel, Miami locals have suggested the following options:
Hilton Garden Inn Miami Downtown/Brickell (previously known as Hotel Urbano. Within walking distance of the venue)
Hotel Aria Coconut Grove (previously known as Sonesta Coconut Grove)
Cancellation requests for this event must be received in writing no later than January 18, 2019 to receive a full refund of your registration fees. Refund requests will not be accepted after that date. The Alliance reserves the right to cancel any program at any time, for any reason. In the event of a program cancellation by the Alliance, attendees will receive a full refund of their registration fees. For face-to-face programs, the Alliance is not responsible for any travel or hotel expenses incurred as a result of your participation or cancellation of an event.