New Attendee Orientation

Other
Emily Lytle-Painter, Independent, USA, Meagan Estep, National Gallery of Art, USA, Margaret Collerd Sternbergh, The Phillips Collection, USA

Museums and the Web 2015 New Attendee Orientation

Goals

Connect new attendees to the conference at large
Network with peers and established museum professionals
Make people feel welcomed into the musetech community
Creating a sense of community amongst new class of attendees
Audience

First timers
Volunteers
Students
Veterans interested in meeting new people
Proposed Schedule

Introduction
10 Things to do at a conference
What are session types? Where is everything?
Speed-networking
Meet-a-new-person game
Set-Up

Large tables of 8-10
one or two established museum people per table
Prepared game and paper