Each year, IAMFA's conference is an adventure in learning, networking, and exploring in one
of the world's great cities, and Top cultural institutions. Please read about our past IAMFA
Conferences.......and join us this year in September in Philadelphia
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The 22nd Annual IAMFA Conference
September 16-19, 2012
We invite you to attend IAMFA's 22nd annual conference 2012 in Philadelphia USA.
We will provide you with a compelling curriculum in world class venues for your professional development. Facility Issues will again conduct our Benchmarking Practices and Learning Workshop on the Sunday prior to the conference, September 16th. We will also provide social time and events for fellowship and networking. A parallel Guest Program is being offered as well.
Our room-block at the Philadelphia Ritz Carlton is now full, but our conference hosts for Mid-Atlantic 2012 have secured overflow rooms at the nearby Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, located at 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2817. A limited number of rooms will become available on Tuesday, 22 May so please make your reservation at by clicking here or by calling 877-212-5752, be sure to reference the group name IAFMA (not IAMFA). Please call or reserve as soon as you can. Rooms are limited, and the offer may expire August 15, 2012. The standard room rate for IAMFA members is $239 per night, rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes. Conference Registration and the Ice Breaker Reception will take place in Ritz Carlton Hotel Sunday afternoon and evening, September 16th.
Our presenting institutional partners will be the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Delaware Art Museum, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Hagley Museum and Library, the Barnes Foundation, and the National Museum of American Jewish History. Social events include Sunday's Ice Breaker Welcome Reception at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Tuesday's evening meal inside the spacious Longwood Gardens Conservatory, a walking tour Wednesday of the Independence Mall, including the Liberty Bell and Wednesday's Gala Banquet at the National Constitution Center.
We will be offering a Guest Program led by Shonie Castle and Mary Ann Morrone. The program will provide a parallel experience to that of the participants, but instead of listening to technical lectures guests will be treated to fun and interesting activities.
The only thing keeping us from missing you is for you to attend!
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Exciting 2012 Mid-Atlantic Conference
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