BCMA’s learning opportunities including an annual conference, regional workshops, monthly webinars, a mentorship program, our Roundup magazine and much more! Click on an option to explore these areas further:
New resources for small museums are available now!
BCMA offers monthly webinars that are free for members thanks to support from this year’s webinar sponsor, Lucidea.
BCMA facilitates expert-led workshops in different communities around the province throughout the year.
Join us as we explore topics of importance to the museum community in BC, and around the world.
BC’s GLAM sector partners – BC Museums Association, BC Library Association and Archives Association of BC – will proudly present the second annual GLAM sector symposium in spring 2019 to showcase the power of collaboration in the gallery, library, archives and museum (GLAM) sector and set the agenda for future innovation and partnership. Stay tuned for more details!
Our next annual conference will be held in Prince George – mark your calendars for September 30 – October 2, 2019. Join the BC Museums Association and museum and cultural heritage professionals from across B.C. and Canada for conference keynotes, sessions, workshops, social events, networking, and local site visits.
The BC Museums Association Mentorship Program pairs Emerging Museum Professionals (EMPs – in the first 10 years of their career) with experienced museum professionals in mid- or senior-career positions for an eight-month mentorship.
Published quarterly, Roundup is the BCMA magazine, containing informative articles on current and on-going issues and events, in-depth profiles on interesting members of the museums community, and listings of professional development seminars and resources.
The CMA has collected a list of of professional and academic programs available in Canada, including both degree-based programs and professional development opportunities.
The B.C. Museums Association gratefully acknowledges funding support of this project: