FREE: Staff of Alliance Member Museums (all Tiers), Individual, Ally and Industry Partner Members

$50: Non-members



Phone: 866-226-2150

2014 State of the Alliance

Wednesday, Jan. 29
2–3 p.m. (ET)

An Alliance Online Town Hall

Join Alliance President Ford W. Bell in a town hall-style preview of the year ahead, including successes in and challenges facing the museum field. Learn how the Alliance has adapted its programs and services to ensure that museums of all sizes and disciplines are supported, included and represented. Come prepared to be informed, ask questions and share experiences with the Alliance and your colleagues.

How Will I Benefit?

By participating in this program, Alliance members will be better able to:

  • Identify and respond to important issues that face the museum field in the coming year
  • Gain information about key Alliance programs and services that address the needs of museums and museum practitioners
  • Share experiences, resources and information with other Alliance members

Who Should Attend

This program is a unique benefit of Alliance membership. Members at all levels, including staff of member museums are encouraged to attend.


  • Ford. W. Bell, president, American Alliance of Museums, Washington, DC


  • Greg Stevens, assistant director, professional development, American Alliance of Museums, Washington, DC

Registered participants receive access instructions 48 hours prior to live event

About Alliance Online Town Halls

Alliance Online Town Halls are periodic webcasts presented as an Alliance member benefit, featuring timely information that impacts the individuals and institutions that comprise our field. Past Town Halls have featured Alliance President Ford W. Bell on the “new AAM” and Elizabeth Merritt and Phil Katz from the Alliance's Center for the Future of Museums on TrendsWatch 2013. Have an important topic you’d like to see presented in a future Alliance Online Town Hall? Let us know!

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation requests for Alliance professional development programs must be received in writing no later than one week prior to the event date to receive a full refund of 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.