This spring, MIDEA hosted the workshop "iPads in the Museum" in San Antonio, Texas. Museum professionals from all over the country gathered to learn and discuss strategies for enhancing their digital exhibits, docent tours, and special programs with the blockbuster tablet that is the Apple iPad.
In case you missed it, we've archived recordings of the keynotes and panel discussions. For those of you who were there, these videos will be a good refresher and a helpful way to share what you learned with your colleagues. From best practices in HTML5 to embracing your "frabjous" (thank you, Holly Witchey!) -- we've got you covered.
First, a summary of the workshop:
Opening Keynote: Using the iPad with Group Tours, by Scott Sayre
Registration for the MIDEA Workshop: Using iPads in the Museum is now open and the process can be completed entirely online.Â Register on or before April 19, 2011 qualify for the Early Registration rate.
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