Upcoming events

    • July 07, 2020
    • 10:00 AM (EDT)
    • MMA Zoom Account
    Register

    MMA Colleague Chat: COVID-19 Members

    This chat is for COVID-19 Members only. Join the call for
    a check-in and to discuss what MMA might be doing
    to support you at this time. 
     

    Date: July 7

    Time: 10:00 am

    Location: The MMA Zoom account. You can join via phone or internet.
    Instructions for connecting will be sent with registration confirmation. 

    The session will be facilitated by MMA Executive Director Lisa Craig Brisson


    • July 08, 2020
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • MMA Conference/Video Line
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    Ask an Expert: De-Escalation
    Wednesday, July 8
    3:00 pm


    Isaac Monson is a Senior Risk Consultant with HUB International’s Risk Services Division. He has over 15 years of professional experience managing risk in various public and private industry settings including state government, manufacturing, construction, retail, healthcare, and non-profit. During his service as a State Trooper, Isaac accumulated advance training and experience in law enforcement, emergency scene management, civil unrest response and crowd control, and investigations. He also received twenty-one letters of commendation and five annual Chief’s Awards for performance.

    As a member of HUB’s Organizational Resilience Team, Isaac develops and delivers solutions in the areas of safety, security, emergency management, business continuity, cybersecurity risk management, regulatory compliance, risk management, and compliance based staff training. Additionally, he specializes in helping organizations develop workplace violence prevention and intervention programs and threat assessment/management strategies.

    Currently, Mr. Monson is an active member of the ASIS International Minneapolis Chapter, the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals Chicago Chapter, and the American Society of Safety Professionals Northern Plains Chapter.

    Registration

    Members (login required)      Free
    Non-members                         $5*

    *If you are not an MMA member and not able to pay at this time, please select the "Comp" option and use the code "COVID-19" to waive the fee. If you have been laid off or furloughed from a Michigan museum, please consider joining with the free temporary COVID-19 membership

    Location

    The MMA Zoom account. You can join via phone or internet. Instructions for connecting will be sent with registration confirmation. 

    • July 09, 2020
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • MMA Zoom account
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    MMA Colleague Chat:
    School Programs during COVID-19

    Join MMA and museum colleagues to discuss the Governors guidelines for reopening schools and what that means for museums, as well as options and ideas for school programs this fall. 

    Date: July 9                   Time: noon

    Location: The MMA Zoom account. You can join via phone or internet. Instructions for connecting will be sent with registration confirmation. 

    The session will be facilitated by MMA Executive Director Lisa Craig Brisson

    • July 15, 2020
    • 3:00 PM (EDT)
    • MMA Conference/Video Line
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    Ask an Expert: Disaster Response

    Wednesday, July 15
    3:00 pm


    Jared Yax is the Collections Curator & Off-Site Facilities Manager for the Tric-Cities Museum, but he is also local first responder and has participated in the Smithsonian's Heritage Emergency and Response Training (HEART). He assisted the museums in Midland during the recent flooding, and is working with MMA to set up a disaster response activation system in Michigan. 

    Registration

    Members (login required)      Free
    Non-members                         $5*

    *If you are not an MMA member and not able to pay at this time, please select the "Comp" option and use the code "COVID-19" to waive the fee. If you have been laid off or furloughed from a Michigan museum, please consider joining with the free temporary COVID-19 membership

    Location

    The MMA Zoom account. You can join via phone or internet. Instructions for connecting will be sent with registration confirmation. 

    • July 16, 2020
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • MMA Zoom account
    Register

    MMA Colleague Chat:
    Marketing and Communications

    Join MMA and museum colleagues to discuss marketing and communications during COVID-19 and beyond. 

    Date: July 16                  Time: noon

    Location: The MMA Zoom account. You can join via phone or internet. Instructions for connecting will be sent with registration confirmation. 

    The session will be facilitated by MMA Executive Director Lisa Craig Brisson

    • December 31, 2020
    • (EST)
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    You can help the Michigan Museums Association support museums by sponsoring online programs. 

    MMA online programs are held via Zoom and provide the opportunity to connect with others from the museum community and learn about resources. Programs include Colleague Chats, which are informal facilitated conversation around a specific topic, and Ask an Expert programs, during which experts give a brief presentation on specific topic followed by the opportunity for Q&A from participants. All online programs are FREE for MMA members. 

    Each $500 sponsorship is for one month of online programs and includes the following benefits: 

    • Recognition, including logo, on the online programs page and the event page on the MMA website
    • Recognition, including logo, in all event emails and social posts
    • Recognition in the MMA Zoom waiting room for the month
    • Verbal acknowledgement during each online program

Michigan Museums Association       313-334-7643       PO Box 5246, Cheboygan, MI 49721      lcbrisson@michiganmuseums.org

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