Some of these events target specific areas within the history community such as preservation, museums, and tourism. [Read more…] about Upcoming History Advocacy Days, Conferences and Events
The Museum Association of New York (MANY) has officially opened registration for their 2019 Annual Conference “Access and Identity.”
The MANY Annual Conference is the largest gathering for both established and emerging museum professionals in New York State. This year’s conference will bring more presenters and sessions than ever before and will cover topics on fundraising, education, collections, and discussions on diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion. [Read more…] about Annual NY Museums Conference Registration Now Open
The Association of Public Historians of New York State (APHNYS) has announced that the 2019 Annual State Conference will be held at the Desmond Hotel, 660 Albany Shaker Road, Albany, on September 9-11, 2019.
The conference planning committee is currently seeking proposals for conference presentations. Proposals can be submitted for papers, panels and interactive programs. [Read more…] about Public Historians Conference In Albany in September
Researching New York: A Conference on New York State History has extended their deadline for proposals to August 5th, 2018.
This annual conference brings together a broad community of historians, archivists, public historians, graduate students, museum curators, teachers, documentarians, and more to share their work on New York State history. [Read more…] about Researching NY Call For Papers Extended to August 5th
The 41st Annual Conference of the New Netherland Institute has been set for September 22nd, 2018 at the New York State Museum in Albany.
This year’s theme/title is “Conflict and Collaboration in the New World,” and the conference will feature seven presentations by scholars of New Netherland and the Dutch Atlantic. NNI’s annual dinner will follow the event. [Read more…] about Annual New Netherland Conference Set For Albany
The Greater Hudson Heritage Network’s Annual Conference has been set for Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 at the Bear Mountain Inn & Conference Center in Bear Mountain, NY.
This year, organizers are looking for presentations that address how historic sites have found a way to give voice to individuals who have been marginalized or forgotten in history. They are especially interested in hands-on experiences; immersive experiences; and public programming that increases community engagement. [Read more…] about Call For Presenters for Greater Hudson Annual Conference
Registration is now open for the 2018 New York State Canal Conference, October 14-16 in Staten Island.
This year’s conference celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Erie Barge Canal and continues the celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the Erie Canal. It will also focus on the unique role of New York Harbor as the eastern terminus of the Canal System. [Read more…] about NYS Canal Conference Registration Open
The previous night I had attended the annual meeting of New Netherland Institute in Albany so it made for a colonial weekend.
You can read my thoughts about it by clicking here.
The Annual Researching New York Conference has been set for November 15-17 at the University of Albany.
This annual conference brings together a broad community of historians, archivists, public historians, graduate students, museum curators, teachers, documentarians, and others to share their work on New York State history. [Read more…] about Researching NY Conference Set For Nov 15-17
The 8th Annual New York Culteral Heritage Tourism Network (NYCHTN) Spring Conference has been set for Wednesday, June 6th, from 8 am to 3:30 pm at Hobart William Smith College, Vandervort Room in Schandling Center, Pultney St, Geneva.
Through an inter-participatory video conference, this years Keynote Speaker is Nina Simon. [Read more…] about Heritage Tourism Spring Conference Wednesday