Fresh & New(er)

discussion of issues around digital media and museums by Seb Chan

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Upcoming talks

From time to time you can hear and see me in meatspace.

Some upcoming engagements:

March 27 – April 1, 2014 – Future Everything Festival, Manchester, UK

April 2 – 5, 2014 – Museums and the Web 2014, Baltimore

April 22, 2014 – New Media and the Museum at CUNY, New York.

April 28 – 29, 2014 – Leadership Nouveau 2014, New York.

June 5 – 6, 2014 – We Are Museums 2014, Warsaw.

Bookings?

If you’d like to book me to speak or deliver a workshop then make contact. If the booking is for venues outside of New York City then full travel and expenses will be required as a bare minimum.

Recent past engagements: (full list available on request)

21 November, 2013 – Acquiring the future: speculative curatorship for the new millennium (w/Aaron Cope), Pratt Manhattan, NYC

3 November, 2013 – Freer-Sackler Exhibiting Asia Lecture Series: The Digital Museum and the Evolving Promise of Digitization, Washington DC

23 October, 2013 – Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material National Conference 2013, Adelaide (via video link w/ Aaron Cope)

10-13 September, 2013 – Directors workshop at Biennial International Congress of Maritime Museum 2013, Cascais, Portugal

10-17 August, 2013 – Keynote at International Council of Museums Annual Conference, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

5 July, 2013 – Keynote at Digital Acrobatics: Performing the Circus Oz Archive Symposium, Melbourne

4 July, 2013 – Public ‘in conversation with …’ talk at RMIT Design Hub, Melbourne

24 June, 2013 – “How Are Museums Using Digital Technology To Advance Education and Exhibition Practices?” panel at Art Table, New York

11-14 June, 2013 – Human Computer Interaction in Informal Science Education, Alberquerque

20-21 May, 2013 – Preserving.exe: Toward a National Strategy for Preserving Software summit, Library of Congress

17 May, 2013 – Keynote at Brooklyn Visual Heritage, Pratt Institute

13-14 May, 2013 – Opening keynote at MuseumNext, Amsterdam. Slide deck online on Slideshare.

7 May, 2013 – Participation, Engagement, & the Curator at MOMA, Association of Art Museum Curators NYC

26 April, 2013 – TriState Libraries Consortium, Philadelphia

16-20 April, 2013 – Museums and the Web 2013, Portland

11 April, 2013 – public talk on Technology and the Future of Museums at 92Y, NYC

5 April, 2013 – Yale University Library

25 March, 2013 – ArtsTech, NYC

20 March, 2013 – Brown University workshop

19 March, 2013 – Museum Mobile 6 (online conference)

7-11 January 2013 – Digital Humanities Winter Institute, University of Maryland

19 November 2012 – Strategic design workshop at Wellcome Collection, UK

10-12 October 2012 – AV-ICOM 2012, Montreal

3 October 2012 – Museum Ideas, Museum of London, UK.

20-21 September 2012 – Art Museum Libraries Summit, Peabody Essex Museum

8-10 June 2012 – FooCamp 2012

17/18 May 2012 – Contemporary Art Forum: Critical Play—The Game as an Art Form, MOMA, NYC.

29 April 2012 – Panellist for “Bringin’ It All Back Home: Acknowledging Your Online Support Community.” at American Association of Museum conference 2012, Minneapolis.

28 April 2012 – Art Museum Marketing Association conference, Minneapolis

24 April 2012 – Rubin Museum of Art

11-14 April 2012 – Museums and the Web, San Diego. I’m running my usual workshop on web analytics for culture institutions, as well as presenting papers, chairing the mobile crit room, and organising the closing plenary on failure.

1 March 2012 – IMLS WebWise, Baltimore.

29 February 2012 – US National Art Education Association’s Museum Division Preconference in New York City, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.