The 1807 Commemorated project is an Arts and Humanities Research Council funded project based at the University of York. Together with the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council and MLA London the project is running a one-day workshop in London for heritage staff from the London and South East regions. The workshop will focus on audience engagement and disengagement with exhibitions, community consultation, exhibition content and the roles of museum practitioners. The day will include: * information on the work to date and discussions for future practice; * debate regarding next steps for the sector and for your own practice; * an opportunity to inform the creation of sector toolkits to respond to issues raised in 2007. This workshop will take place on the 25th of February 2009 at RIBA in London. To book please see the attached sheet, see below for a timetable. Places limited to 15. Please reply to Ross Wilson [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]> with questions or bookings. Regards Sam Timetable 10:00 - 10:10 Introduction 10:10 - 11:00 Exhibition and display development 11:00 - 11:20 Break-out session 1 (Exhibition Content) 11:20 - 12:00 Community negotiation 12:00 - 12:20 Break-out session 2 (Working with Communities) 12:20 - 13:05 Lunch 13:05 - 13:55 Audience engagement/disengagement 13:55 - 14:15 Break-out session 3 (Audience Communication) 14:15 - 14:30 Heritage practitioners, experiences and perspectives 14:30 - 14:45 Discussion and Close .................................................................. Samantha Cairns Development Manager - Learning and Skills MLA London Fourth Floor 53-56 Great Sutton Street London EC1V 0DG Direct line: 020 7549 1704 Switchboard: 020 7549 1700 Fax: 020 7490 5225 [log in to unmask] www.mlalondon.org.uk <blocked::www.mlalondon.org.uk> P Please consider the environment before printing this e-mail MLA London is the strategic regional development agency for museums, libraries and archives in London. We are part of the MLA Partnership. For further information please visit the website at www.mlalondon.org.uk <http://www.mlalondon.org.uk> Legal Disclaimer: The information contained in this e-mail message is intended only for the addressee. If you are not the intended recipient, please note that any dissemination, distribution and copying of this communication is strictly prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient please notify the sender immediately and then delete the message and any associated files from your system. Security Warning: Although this e-mail and its attachments have been screened and are believed to be free from any virus, in all cases it is the responsibility of the recipient to ensure that the e-mail and any associated attachments are virus free. MLA London will not accept liability for any damage caused by a virus.