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Collaborate, learn, and network with your colleagues both in person and online. Attend our annual meeting, the largest conference in North America for conservation professionals.

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AIC's Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City

Conservation:
Reactive and Proactive

May 19-23, 2020
Salt Lake City, Utah

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Schedule

Tues 5/19 Wed 5/20 Thurs 5/21
Tours, workshops,
pre-sessions
Tours, workshops,
pre-sessions
Opening general &
specialty sessions
Fri 5/22 Sat 5/23 Sun 5/24+
Specialty & concurrent
general sessions
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Meeting Theme

“Conservation: Reactive and Proactive”

We work in a rapidly changing world. Globally, the economy is volatile, the marketplace demanding, and the negative impact of climate change looms large in conservation. Many collecting institutions have shifted their priorities to preventive conservation for collections and interactive learning in exhibitions, which can decrease emphasis on traditional conservation treatment and the supremacy of original display materials. Conservation professionals are drawing from a wide skill set to respond to these challenges in creative and productive ways. From offering conservation services that go beyond treatment, to focusing on sustainability, to utilizing materials science and technical art history in public education, our field is adapting and evolving. In 2020, we’ll explore ways we can anticipate and embrace change. How are you meeting your biggest challenges? Please join us to share your triumphs and reflect on areas for growth.