The Freedom Center’s Richard Cooper on the Future of Museums and the Role Technology Will Play

This interview is part of our “Thought Leader” series, where we get inside the heads of the best and brightest in the museum & technology world. Richard Cooper Manager of Interpretive Services Richard C. Cooper is the Manager of Interpretive Services at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center where he oversees the development and presentation … Continue reading The Freedom Center’s Richard Cooper on the Future of Museums and the Role Technology Will Play

Seb Chan on Smart Technology in Museums and “an operating system for the building”

This interview is part of our “Thought Leader” series, where we get inside the heads of the best and brightest in the museum & technology world. Seb Chan Director of Digital & Emerging Media Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York Seb Chan is currently the Director of Digital & Emerging Media, Smithsonian, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in … Continue reading Seb Chan on Smart Technology in Museums and “an operating system for the building”

Nancy Proctor on Mobile in Museums (and Revolutionary Change)

This interview is part of our “Thought Leader” series, where we get inside the heads of the best and brightest in the museum & technology world. Nancy Proctor Head of Mobile Strategy & Initiatives Smithsonian Institution Nancy Proctor heads up mobile strategy and initiatives for the Smithsonian Institution, and is co-chair of the Museums & the Web … Continue reading Nancy Proctor on Mobile in Museums (and Revolutionary Change)

Getting Young Adults into Art Museums

Jennifer M. DePrizio is the Director of Visitor Learning at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, MA.  We recently sat down with her to chat about a question we get all of the time, "How can we get more young people through our doors and engaged at a deeper level?" Jennifer was kind enough … Continue reading Getting Young Adults into Art Museums

Jasper Visser on how Museums Can Stay Relevant and Become Game-Changers

This interview is part of our “Thought Leader” series, where we get inside the heads of the best and brightest in the museum & technology world.  Name: Jasper Visser Jasper is a digital strategist, cultural innovator, blogger & co-founder of the strategy start-up Inspired by Coffee. TourSphere: What was a stand-out museum/exhibit that caught your interest … Continue reading Jasper Visser on how Museums Can Stay Relevant and Become Game-Changers

Bringing Stories to Life makes Ed Rodley Happy to be Alive

This interview is part of our “Thought Leader” series, where we get inside the heads of the best and brightest in the museum & technology world. Ed Rodley Exhibit Developer @ Museum of Science, Boston Ed was born, went to school, started working at a museum. He's still at it and is showing no signs of … Continue reading Bringing Stories to Life makes Ed Rodley Happy to be Alive

The Perfect Storm for Exciting Work: The Ted Forbes Interview

This interview is part of our “Thought Leader” series, where we get inside the heads of the best and brightest in the museum & technology world. Ted Forbes Multimedia Producer at the Dallas Museum of Art Ted Forbes is a designer, multi-media producer, photographer and film director. Ted is currently the Multimedia Producer for the … Continue reading The Perfect Storm for Exciting Work: The Ted Forbes Interview

7 Questions with Beck Tench

This interview is part of our “Thought Leader” series, where we get inside the heads of the best and brightest in the museum & technology world. Beck Tench Director for Innovation and Digital Engagement, Museum of Life and Science in Durham, NC Beck Tench is a simplifier, illustrator, story teller and technologist. Formally trained as a … Continue reading 7 Questions with Beck Tench

8 Questions with Peter Samis

This interview is part of our "Thought Leader" series, where we get inside the heads of the best and brightest in the museum & technology world.  Peter Samis Associate Curator, Interpretation San Francisco Museum of Modern Art In 1993, Peter served as art historian/content expert for the first CD-ROM on modern art, and then spearheaded … Continue reading 8 Questions with Peter Samis