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ICOM members receive a discount on Museum International, the museology journal of UNESCO.
3/19/14- 7th International Conference on the Inclusive Museum
August 4-6, 2014- Click here to learn more!
The Autry National Center- Los Angeles, CA USA
3/12/14- *Registration is Now Open!
September 9 – 12 - Museums and Politics, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
ICOM Russia, ICOM Germany, ICOM USA Joint Conference
The Conference “Museum and Politics” brings together a critical topic, international collaboration, and the chance to learn in two great Russian cities.
For more information, click HERE.
3/10/14- Planning to go to Russia for the joint ICOM-US Museum and Politics Conference in September?
Look into this ICOM/AVICOM event that is being held following the St. Petersburg Conference. The FIAMP Media Festival will be held September 15-20 in Moscow, Russia
2/26/14- CIDOC Summer School
Museum of Texas Tech University: Museum Documentation, Principles and Practice: July 21 – 25, 2014
*Registration is now open for the 2014 CIDOC Summer School - a week of professional training in museum documentation: seminars, workshops, demonstrations, hands-on experience and field trips. Introductory, intermediate and advanced classes available.
*Early inscription just $400 for ICOM members.On campus accommodation available for $30 per night.*Full details and registration: http://www.open-world.ch/CIDOC/SummerSchool/
2/7/14- The Monuments Men are Still at It: The U.S. military's effort to protect the cultural treasures of the world continues even in today's war zones. *Article featuring ICOM-US's own Corine Wegener, Corine is on the ICOM-US board and works at The Smithsonian Institution.
12/19/13- Statement from the organizing committee of the ICOM Russia, ICOM Germany and ICOM US Joint Conference, Museum & Politics. Click HERE to read.
Welcome to ICOM-US, the US National Committee of the International Council of Museums. Please explore our new website and discover the benefits of networking with museum colleagues from around the world through ICOM-US.
Seattle, WA- May 18-21, 2014
Make sure to mark your calendar and stay up to date with the ICOM-US events that will be happening at AAM this year.
September 9-14, 2014- St. Petersburg, Russia
-CALL FOR PAPERS -Will close March 31
*ICOM-US members who submit a paper and are accepted will have the chance to apply for a travel grant for the conference.
ICOM Russia, Germany and USA
Coming soon—Keep your eyes out for our new ICOM-US Icommunity page!
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ELECTIONS- Congratulations Diana Pardue!
One of our Co-chairs, Diana Pardue, was elected on the Executive Council of ICOM. We are very excited for her new role and further involvement within ICOM. ICOM-US will be very well represented.
ICOM and its affiliates have upcoming meetings you can attend right here in North America in 2013!
ICOM International events calendar!
Membership for 2014 is NOW OPEN!
*Individual renewal links were sent via email November 12th, 2013 and a second reminder will be sent in December. Click HERE for more information on renewals.
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