Posts Categorized: AEJM Announcements

The AEJM’s very first network meeting dealing with communications at Jewish museums in Europe took place in Amsterdam in February. The meeting, “Jewish Museums Today: Public & Space”, was a part of the AEJM’s new initiative to provide professional development opportunities beyond the existing programmes for educators and curators. 25 museum professionals from all over Europe attended the programme, which was hosted by the Jewish Cultural Quarter (JCK) in Amsterdam. Read the full programme here. The institutions represented at the… | Read more »

Jewish Museums Today: Public & Space  February 20-21, 2017 Amsterdam JEWISH MUSEUMS TODAY: Public & Space is a two-day meeting that will focus on communication at Jewish museums in Europe. Through this new network meeting the AEJM aims at building up a network of museum professionals in the field of communication at Jewish museums, as well as supporting further professionalisation of this network. The programme will be hosted by the Jewish Cultural Quarter in Amsterdam (NL). Registration is now closed…. | Read more »

The AEJM Annual Conference is a unique opportunity to showcase your projects to Jewish museums across Europe. During the session Museum Focus I – New Projects, recent and upcoming projects will be presented in short and engaging talks. We invite our members to submit proposals for presentations. Deadline for proposals: October 1, 2016 The session will take place on November 21, and the presentations will be a part of the AEJM Annual Conference’s official programme. Each presentation will follow the Pecha Kucha format… | Read more »

This year’s Museum Education Seminar (MES) will be held over the course of five summer days in Lithuania’s beautiful capital, July 17-21, 2016. The seminar is generously hosted by Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum.  The theme of the 2016 MES is politics of memory, and it will explore how politics of memory have shaped and continue to influence our museums and our educational activities. Participants will be able to visit a number of cultural and historical sites in and around Vilnius, explore… | Read more »

AEJM Board vacancy

This year  AEJM Vice-President Erika Perahia-Zemour will step down from her post, after completing six years as a member of the AEJM Board. A new Board Member will be elected at the Annual General Meeting of the AEJM in November 2016 in Copenhagen. In order to provide members with information in advance of the AGM, the Board requests that candidates who wish to stand for a position on the Board send their application by e-mail to Eva Koppen ( in… | Read more »