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  • May 4-6
    2017
    Conference

    On May 4, 5 and 6, 2017, McGill University will host the Journées internationales de la culture scientifique (JICS) - Science and You in Montreal. This international event, which is organized by Association francophone pour le savoir - ACFAS , is the opportunity for stakeholders in the scientific, cultural, and business community to meet with...

  • May 4-6
    2017
    Conference

    Every year The Canadian Association of Science Centres and its Board of Directors organizes a three-day conference offering pre-conference activities, keynote speakers, a variety of sessions, and opportunities to network with colleagues at events including a welcome reception, tradeshow, and the CASCADES national awards gala.

    The CASC...

  • May 7-10
    2017
    Conference

    The American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo is the largest gathering of museum professionals in the world. “Going to AAM”–as attending the conference has come to be known–is considered the quintessential experience for museum professionals. The program is jam-packed with opportunities to hear diverse perspectives on a wide...

  • May 16
    2017
    Funding Deadline

    Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science (NSF INCLUDES) is a comprehensive national initiative designed to enhance U.S. leadership in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) discoveries and innovations focused on NSF's commitment to diversity, inclusion,...

  • June 5-30
    2017
    Workshop

    Experience Hampshire College's academic philosophy by linking critical engagement to experience-based education. The Ecojustice, Education and Artistic Practice (EEAP) Institute at Hampshire Farm is a four-week intensive summer program focused on investigating environmental justice issues, the deep-rooted causes of environmental oppression,...

  • June 5-6
    2017
    Conference

    GENIAL, funded by the National Science Foundation, will focus on increasing Latino participation in STEM Informal Science Learning (ISL) environments. We will bring together practitioners, community leaders, diversity-focused organizations, researchers, and media/marketing specialists from across the country to identify field-wide best...

  • June 15-17
    2017
    Conference

    The Natural History and Science Museum of the University of Porto and Ciência Viva are the hosts of this 28th edition, taking place at the heart of one of the most unique, ancient and vibrant historical cities in Europe: Porto.

    The largest of its kind in Europe, the Ecsite conference is open to everyone interested in public engagement...

  • June 19-22
    2017
    Conference

    For the past decades cultural institutions have evolved from temples of knowledge to platforms of interaction and dialogue. They are developing and strengthening their mission to educate and inspire . Education and communications departments are now working together to engage visitors in learning experiences, to enhance their curiosity and to...

  • July 18-22
    2017
    Conference

    The Visitor Studies Association (VSA) seeks to foster a sense of community among its members, who gather once a year to pose intriguing questions, explore diverse opinions, debate controversial issues, challenge assumptions and share their successes and their struggles—in essence, to learn from one another.

    In visitor studies, we are...

  • July 18-20
    2017
    Conference

    Serious Play Conference is a leadership conference. Here, chief learning officers and training directors from companies,...

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