Lunch and Learn: Convenient professional development for busy museum professionals

Lunch and Learn is a new, free program created by the California Association of Museum that brings relevant content to you at your desk. Join us for live webinars and explore dynamic ideas and strategies for your museum.

Upcoming Lunch & Learn

Marketing + Data = An Essential Calculation for Strong Museums
Speakers: Jennifer Caballero, Marketing Director, Skirball Cultural Center; Kim Roberson, Director of Membership, Santa Barbara Zoo
In the era of Big Data, museum staffers must be comfortable using data to support decisions about many aspects of their work.  Learn practical ideas about how to better serve your institution's audience (and financial) goals by tapping into audience trends research, membership data, and changing visitor demographics. Designed with the small museum or small department in mind.


Past Lunch & Learns

Empathy as a New Lens for  Learning
This webinar was recorded LIVE on November 7th, 2017. CLICK HERE to watch the recording.

Speakers: Ami Davis, Principal, Ami Davis Consulting; Wendy Abelmann, Director of Education and Public Programs, Oceanside Museum of Art, Katherine Herman, Education Outreach Manager, Autry Museum of the American West 
There is a recent groundswell of interest in empathy; international leaders identify empathy as one of the most important leadership skills of the 21st century. Join this lunch and learn webinar to hear how museums are purposefully designing education programs and exhibits to explore and teach empathy in an effort to promote civic engagement.