News

This section features news, events and staff and Trustee vacancies from across the museum and heritage sector.

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Get Started With Corporate Partnerships: Tips and Webinar

For the past few years, AIM has been working closely with the Heritage Alliance and the Institute of Fundraising on their joint Giving to Herit…

AIM Members Are Fizzing With Innovation

The following article was originally published in July 2016, after several AIM member museums took part in the Museum Fizzers strand at AIM National Conference 2016. Museum Fizzers proved very pop…

Museums and heritage sites: sign up now for Children’s Art Week

engage, the National Association for Gallery Education, has just announced that Children’s Art Week is back for 2017, running from Saturday 10 until Sunday 18 June. Venues interested in or…

Museums Workforce Research Report Highlights Sector Skills Gaps

What attitudes, behaviours and skills are needed to ensure a thriving workforce in the museum and heritage sector over the next decade? A research report has found that professional and personal de…

Further Update On Museums And Galleries Tax Relief

Following the Chancellor’s announcement in the Autumn Statement that the government had listene…

AIM Launches Collection Care Audit Scheme For Smaller Museums

AIM Launches Collection Care Audit Scheme For Smaller Museums AIM has recently launched a new scheme in partnership with …

Help us plan our 2017 Trustee events: AIM survey for all heritage trustees

Help us plan our 2017 Trustee events: AIM survey for all heritage trustees We are planning our programme of support for 2017-2018, including a new series of Trustee Seminars and would like…

Participants In Round 2 Of The AIM Leaders And Enablers Programme Announced

We are delighted to announce the participants in Round 2 of the AIM Hallmarks Leaders and Enablers Programme. Both programmes aim to equip participants to help museums prosper using the …

The Final round of the AIM Hallmarks Awards is open

“We’re really open to a wide range of proposals – either for doing some serious thinking about the future of your museum, or testing out an idea you already have. We’re looking …

AIM National Conference 2017

2017 is AIM’s 40th year, so this year’s National Conference will provide a great opportunity to focus on how independents prosper under…

Delivering excellent heritage projects: free AIM Biffa Award seminar

If you are about to start a new capital heritage project or want to deliver a successful interpretation project, the upcoming free…

AIM Energy Action Group

The AIM Energy Action Group is free to join and can save your museum money

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