2011 – Berlin : Go International ! The Challenge of Creating International Exhibitions

                                                  ICEE 2011

                         Go International! The Challenge of Creating

                                       International Exhibitions

                                 Deutsches Historisches Museum

                                             Berlin, Germany

                                       October 23 – 26, 2011


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Sunday, October 23, 2011


• 18:00–20:00   Evening Welcome Reception and Guided Tours

                          at the Deutsches Historisches Museum, Hosted by

                          Dr. Hans-Martin Hinz, President of ICOM



Monday, October 24, 2011


• 08:00-09:00   Registration, Coffee & Light Breakfast Provided


• 09:00-09:30   Words of Welcome, by Prof. Dr. Alexander Koch,

                          President of the Deutsches Historisches Museum


                          Welcome, Opening Remarks, & Introduction

                          of the 2011 ICEE Meeting Theme

                          Go International! The Challenge of 

                          Creating International Exhibitions,

                          by Dr. Anne-Catherine Hauglustaine-Robert,

                          ICEE President, Head of Coordination

                          Jardin des Sciences, University of Strasbourg, France


• 09:30-10:30   Session #1  Traveling Exhibitions: Exploring

                          the Challenges

                          Moderator: Alex Susanna, Managing Director, Expona

                          Linda Carioni, International Relations, Contemporanea

                          Progetti,  Florence, Italy

                          Kathryn Keane, Director, Traveling Exhibitions,

                          National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C., USA

• 10:30-11:00   Session 1 Discussion / Questions


• 11:00-11:30   Coffee / Tea Break


• 11:30-12:30   ICEE Business Meeting

                          Open to All Conference Attendees


• 12:30-13:30   Lunch Provided by ICEE


• 13:30-15:30   Exchange of Ideas & Practices

                          Moderator: Carina Jaatinen, Head of Exhibitions,

                          Espoo City Museum, Finland

                          A series of presentations that illustrate the conference

                          theme through new and innovative approaches.


• 17:00-19:00   Opening Reception & Exhibition Viewing

                          at The Bode Museum



Tuesday, October 25, 2011


• 10:00-16:00    Study Tours:

                          Behind the Scenes at Berlin Area Museums

                          Tour capacity 25-30 participants each;

                          1 pre-registration per attendee required


• 10:00-12:00   Study Tour #1 / Jewish Museum,

                          Permanent & Temporary Galleries    


• 12:00-13:30   Lunch on Your Own


• 14:00–16:00  Study Tour #2 / Neues Museum,

                          Renovation & New Exhibition Concept


                          Study Tour #3 / Pergamonmuseum:

                          Panorama der antiken Metropole Exhibition



• 17:00-19:00    Evening Reception & Exhibition Viewing

                           at The Neues Museum



Wednesday, October 26, 2011


• 09:00-09:30  Coffee & Light Breakfast Provided


• 09:30-10:30   Session #2      The New Challenges in Berlin

                          Moderator: Christoph Lind, Head of Exhibitions,

                          Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen, Mannheim, Germany


                         Museum Island and Humboldt-Forum:

                         New Challenges for Museums in Berlin,

                         by Prof. Dr. Hermann Parzinger, President,

                         Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation, Berlin, Germany


• 10:30-11:00   Session 2 Discussion / Questions


                         Coffee / Tea Break


• 11:00 -12:30  Session #3        The Profession of Exhibition Making

                          Moderator: Marlies Kleiterp, Head of Exhibitions,

                          Hermitage Amsterdam


                         Keynote Presentation,

                         The Profession of Exhibition Making

                         By Han Meeter, Reinwardt Academy, Amsterdam


                          Alberto Garlandini, President of ICOM Italy, Author,

                         Professioni Museali in Italia e in Europa, Milan, Italy

                         Jörg Ehtreiber, Director of

                         the Children Museum Frida & Fred, Graz, Austria


• 12:30-13:00   Session 3 Discussion / Questions


• 13:00-14:30   Networking Lunch, hosted by ICEE  


• 14:30-16:00   Marketplace of Exhibitions

                          Moderator: Carina Jaatinen, Head of Exhibitions,

                          Espoo City Museum, Finland

                          A forum for presentation of touring projects and partnership



                          Closing Remarks & Announcement of

                          2012 ICEE Conference Host