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Events archive

Explore past ASPIRE events here or visit our calendar of upcoming events.
Event Date Theme Venue
Telling Heritage Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 10:30 Ashmolean Museum Lecture Theatre
Digital Learning in Museums Friday, June 16, 2017 - 10:00 Digital Engagement Museum of Natural History
Individual Giving: Membership Schemes, Major Gifts and Legacies Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 10:30 Fundraising and Philanthropy Ashmolean Museum
Walk a mile in their shoes: How User Experience (UX) techniques can improve museum spaces and user experience Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 09:00 Access and Participation Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
Access All Areas - Improving access to digital content for disabled people Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 10:15 Access and Participation Lecture Theatre, Pitt Rivers Museum
The Art of Fundraising Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 10:00 Fundraising and Philanthropy Ashmolean Museum
Capacity Building(s) Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 10:30 Commercial Enterprise Pitt Rivers Museum
Risk and Reward: Enabling a Culture of Innovation Friday, June 10, 2016 - 09:45 Oxford Cultural Leaders Series Pitt Rivers Museum
Elizabeth Price: The Artist and the Museum Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 11:45 Conferences Ashmolean Museum, Headley Lecture Theatre
The Long View: How futures thinking can help us plan and innovate Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30 Oxford Cultural Leaders Series Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Headley Lecture Theatre, Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2PH
What's In Store? (Commercial Enterprise) Friday, January 22, 2016 - 10:00 Commercial Enterprise Ashmolean Museum: Hedley Lecture Theatre
The Entrepreneurial Museum Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 10:30 Oxford Cultural Leaders Series Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Crowdfunding Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:30 Fundraising and Philanthropy Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
In Gallery Engagement: Digital vs Analogue Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 10:00 Digital Engagement Museum of Natural History
Good Enough to Eat Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 10:00 Commercial Enterprise Ashmolean Museum
Membership Schemes and Corporate Giving Monday, November 24, 2014 - 10:00 Fundraising and Philanthropy Worcester College, Oxford
Oxford University Museums Conference Monday, September 29, 2014 - 13:30 Conferences
Understanding Audiences Friday, September 5, 2014 - 10:00 Communications and Marketing Ashmolean Museum
Cambridge: Trusts and Foundations Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 10:30 Fundraising and Philanthropy Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Copyright and Digitisation Workshop Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 10:00 Digital Engagement Pitt Rivers Museum, Lecture Theatre
Understanding Egyptian Collections Monday, September 1, 2014 - 09:00 Conferences Ashmolean Museum
Fundraising and Philanthropy Series Seminar 5: Trusts and Foundations Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:30 Fundraising and Philanthropy Linbury Room, Worcester College, Oxford
Retail Workshop: What's in Store? Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 10:00 Commercial Enterprise Ashmolean Museum
Legacy Giving Wednesday, November 27, 2013 - 10:00 Fundraising and Philanthropy Pitt Rivers Museum
Natural History Symposium 2013 Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 10:30 Conferences Museum of Natural History
'For Weddings and a Film Set'- An Introduction to Venue Hire Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 10:00 Commercial Enterprise Ashmolean Museum
Communications Strategy Friday, July 12, 2013 - 10:30 Communications and Marketing Ashmolean Museum
Multimedia Tuesday, July 16, 2013 - 10:00 Digital Engagement IT Services, Banbury Road
Presentation Skills Friday, June 28, 2013 - 09:15 Managing museums Rewley House, Oxford
Trusts and Foundations (Fundraising and Philanthropy Seminar 3) Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 10:30 Fundraising and Philanthropy Ashmolean Museum
Digital Thinking for Museums: Social Media Monday, April 15, 2013 - 10:30 Digital Engagement IT Services, Banbury Road
Individual Giving: Friends, Patrons and Major Donors Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 10:30 Fundraising and Philanthropy Worcester College, Oxford
Does it all add up? Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - 10:00 Managing museums Ashmolean Museum
Building Communications for Fundraising Success Monday, January 28, 2013 - 10:00 Fundraising and Philanthropy Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Commercial Enterprise: Retail Session 1 Monday, January 14, 2013 - 10:00 Commercial Enterprise Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Fundraising and Philanthropy: an introduction to the ASPIRE fundraising series Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 10:30 Fundraising and Philanthropy Pitt Rivers Museum
Living the the Digital World: Horizon Scanning for Museums Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - 10:30 Digital Engagement Pitt Rivers Museum, Blackwood Room