3501 University Blvd E
Hyattsville, MD 20783
The annual SMA conference attracts more than 250 museum professionals, board members, and volunteers from a wide variety of small museums. They attend sessions on topics ranging from collections and education to staffing and board issues. The 33rd Annual Conference will offer sessions that address the theme “All Hands on Deck.” Speakers will explore how professional staff, board members and volunteers work together to make small museums thrive. Sunday, February 19 will feature two afternoon workshops as well as a reception in the Resource Hall. On Monday the 20th will feature a keynote address as well as sessions and an evening banquet. Tuesday’s half-day program will be composed of a plenary speech and sessions. Advanced Registration deadline is January 20, 2017.