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Proposal Form

Deadline: January 24, 2019

Please be prepared to provide the following information before filling out the form:

  • Chair name and contact info
  • Format
  • Track
  • Title
  • 50 word (max) description
  • 150 word (max) abstract
  • Names and contact info for all presenters

The form can be edited during the completion process and right after submission. It cannot be saved and returned to once you have closed it down.

If you need to add  or change information after the form has been submitted, please email:



We are looking for engaging, innovative, creative posters that address the following issues:

  • Address old issues in new and innovative ways to promote discussion and action
  • Introduce innovative ideas and programs to other institutions
  • Share successful solutions or situations that created the need to rethink and adapt
  • Focus on innovative ways to develop, market, and deliver a museum’s product, build audiences, and strengthening sustainability
  • Reflect the conference theme.

Presenters must be willing to stand by their poster during the Poster Session at the 2019 MPMA conference to offer information and engage in dialog with conference delegates. 

Download the Call for Posters Proposal

Questions? Contact Dr. Eileen Johnson:

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