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Tuesday, November 10 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ignite MCN - Sponsored by Axiell

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Brought to you by Axiell.

Join Nik Honeysett, Ignite MC extraordinaire, to kick off this year's conference in style with MCN's signature event Ignite MCN! Expect a night of fun, thought-provoking and inspiring #musetech talks. The talks follow the “Ignite” format, in which presenters have five minutes and 20 slides (which advance automatically every 15 seconds) to enlighten, entertain, and inspire.

Maria Wasing and Samantha Diamond of Axiell will welcome everyone.

  • "Welcome to My 2D World" by Sandy Goldberg
  • "Communities of Imagination & Learning" by Michael Riordan
  • "Your Data Are Probably Racist" by Yvonne Lee & Meredith Steinfels
  • "Audience Engagement Is Your Goal, Not Theirs" by Kyle Bowen
  • “Future Wisdom Via Metadata” by Virginia Poundstone & Garrett Graddy-Lovelace
  • "Craft, Work, & Kraftwerk" by Tim Boutelle
  • “They Will Save Us If We Let Them” by Jeremy Munro

SOH required...
Alcohol optional...
Music by Koven Smith...
Hosted by Nik Honeysett...

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Laura House

null, Axiell
Sales Team lead with Axiell.
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Samantha Diamond

null, Axiell
Samantha Diamond is CEO of CultureConnect (https://cultureconnectme.com), an award-winning technology company delivering mobile, on-site and online digital experiences to the museums, archives, libraries, and cultural tourism sector. A passionate technologist and advocate for museums... Read More →
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Maria Wasing

COO & Executive Vice President, Axiell
CMO at Axiell Group, the global sponsor of Museums on the web.
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Nik Honeysett

Chief Executive Officer, Balboa Park Online CollaborativeNik Honeysett is CEO of the Balboa Park Online Collaborative, a technology non-profit consultancy that provides support, development and strategy for the museums in Balboa Park, San Diego and beyond. Previously, he was Head... Read More →
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sandy goldberg

principal, sgscripts
I'm an independent content creator and content strategist - happy to swap ideas and rethink audience engagement and happiness. See www.sgscripts.net for recent projects and shout-outs. Been around for a while. Fostering good relationships within and between museums for max impact... Read More →
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Michael Riordan

Founder & Chief Venturist for Good, Independent Good
Building on over 20 years of teaching and research at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Michael Riordan founded Independent Good to make a large-scale positive community impact by providing services and products that help create aligned action within individuals, groups, organizations... Read More →
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Yvonne Lee

Head of Collection Information and Digital Assets, LACMA
Head of Collection Information and Digital Assets at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
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Meredith Steinfels

Assistant Director, Digital Platforms, Media, & Archives, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth
I am a database/digital asset/digital project manager and archivist at the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth. Within my practice I focus on equitable digital literacy and access to information.
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Kyle Bowen

SuperHelpful, Principal
Kyle is the founder of SuperHelpful, a research firm devoted to helping museum leaders create more innovative organizations through progress-space research. Kyle launched the MAP Community to make progress-space research more accessible to museums.
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Virginia Poundstone

Director of Product and Content, MHz Foundation
Virginia Poundstone applies her skills as a visual artist, educator, and community organizer to lead the product and content strategy and teams for the open access art and cultural heritage project: Curationist. Prior to joining the MHz Foundation she was an art educator at Parsons... Read More →
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Garrett Graddy-Lovelace

MHz Foundation Educational Projects & Partnerships, MHz Foundation
As Associate Professor at American University's School of International Service in Washington DC, Garrett Graddy-Lovelace researches and teaches agricultural, environmental, food, seed, land, and data policy from the perspectives of critical geography, feminist political ecology... Read More →
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Tim Boutelle

Producer, RLMG
Tim Boutelle is a media producer at RLMG, specializing in interactive experiences for museums and other informal learning environments. He combines a background in educational technology with a decade of experience in and around museums as a media producer, exhibit developer, game... Read More →
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Jeremy Munro

Database Administrator, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Jeremy Munro is the Database Administrator at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. He is responsible for managing the museum's TMS database and advising on the museum's digital initiatives. Professionally, he's interested in how people communicate on the internet, internet... Read More →

Tuesday November 10, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm EST
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