Papers, Workshops, & Presentations

Upcoming Sessions

Our team members regularly share knowledge and participate in demonstrations and collaborations concerning informal learning and the evolving role of technology in museums and public spaces via publications and conference presentations. Please subscribe to our newsletter to learn of upcoming events and recent projects!

Past Sessions

  • Fisher, M., Feldman, V., Chandler, T., and Miller, E., session: Lost & Founders: Augmented Reality Mobile Game to Engage Visitors Onsite American Association for State and Local History Conference 2019, Philadelphia, PA, August 30, 2019.
  • Fisher, M., presentation: Catching Our Breath: Assessing Digital Technologies for Meaningful Audience Engagement Thrive Arts Conference 2018, Princeton, NJ, June 7, 2018.
  • Fisher, M., panelist: Voices Matter: Addressing Sensitive Topics and Multiple Perspectives Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Wilmington, DE, October 22, 2016.
  • Fisher, M., presentation: From Exclusion to Representation: Digital Exhibitions Interpreting Slavery, Disability and Prejudice in American History Center for Visual Culture, Bryn Mawr, PA, October 19, 2016.
  • Mann, S., Moses, J., Fisher, M., article: Our Breath: Assessing Digital Technologies for Meaningful Visitor Engagement National Association of Museum Exhibition’s Exhibitionist, Fall 2013.
  • Donadio, M., presentation: What is Drupal Answers? Drupaldelphia, Philadelphia, PA, October 2013.
  • Fisher, M., panel presentation: It’s mobile, but is it working? Evaluating the effectiveness of mobile apps American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2013.
  • Fisher, M. and Donadio, M., workshop: Designing for Everybody: Accessible, Responsive, Universal Design in Drupal Museums and the Web Conference, Portland, OR, April 2013.
  • Fisher, M. and Moses, J., paper presentation: Rousing the Mobile Herd: Apps that Encourage Real Space Engagement Museums and the Web Conference, Portland, OR, April 2013.
  • Kuetemeyer, D. and Mann, S., panel presentation: Fostering Creative Collaboration within your Organization: A Hands-On Approach American Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, May 1, 2012.
  • Mann, S., panel presentation: In Memoriam: Interpreting Human Tragedy American Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, April 2012.
  • Mann, S., article: When a Boxcar Isn’t a Boxcar: Designing for Human Rights Learning National Association of Museum Exhibition’s Exhibitionist, Fall 2011.
  • Fisher, M., book chapter: Online Dialogue and Cultural Practice: A Conversation Letting Go? Sharing Historical Authority in a User-Generated World, Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, 2011.
  • Fisher, M. and Kuetemeyer, D., panel presentation: Engaging Children in Objects and Art Using High-Tech to No-Tech Tools American Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Houston, TX, May 2011.
  • Mann, S., panel presentation: Using Learning Theory in the Exhibit Design Process American Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Houston, TX, May 2011.
  • Fisher, M., paper presentation: PhilaPlace to AnyPlace: Building a Reusable Community Platform for Mapping and Sharing History Museums and the Web Conference, Philadelphia, PA, April 2011
  • Fisher, M., panel presentation: Letting Go? Historical Authority in a User-Generated World American Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, May 2010.
  • Fisher, M., panel presentation: The Social Museum: Online Community-building and the Future of Museums Museum Series at the University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI, March 2010.
  • Fisher, M., panel presentation: Museums and the Social Web Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Saratoga, NY, October 2009.
  • Fisher, M., panel presentation: Museum as Platform: Envisioning Visitors as Creators and Contributors American Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, May 2009.
  • Fisher, M., panel presentation: The Places and Stories that Matter American Association of Museums Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, April 2009.
  • Fisher, M., panel presentation: Breaking New Ground: Traveling the Rocky Road of Innovation National Art Education Association National Convention, Minneapolis, MN, April 2009.
  • Fisher, M., paper presentation: The Art of Storytelling: Enriching Art Museum Exhibits and Education through Visitor Narratives Museums and the Web Conference, Montreal, Canada, April 2008.
  • Fisher, M. and Twiss-Garrity, B., paper presentation: Remixing Exhibits: Constructing Participatory Narratives With On-Line Tools To Augment Museum Experiences Museums and the Web Conference, San Francisco, CA, April 2007.