Annual Conference

  The Iowa Museum Association annually holds a statewide conference to provide professional development and networking opportunities.  The Annual Meeting of the Iowa Museum Association is also held during the annual conference, which moves around the state.  


July 12-15, 2017 - The IMA will partner with the Association of Midwest Museums to bring a joint conference to Des Moines, Iowa in July 2017.  

October 2018 - the IMA Conference will be held in Cedar Falls, Iowa

October 2019 - the IMA Conference will be held in Fort Dodge, Iowa

October 2020 - the IMA Conference will be held in the Quad Cities, Iowa

For more information or to become involved as a conference sponsor, e-mail

2016 Conference Sponsors

The Iowa Museum Association Annual Conference is supported, in part, by the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs.
International Preservation Studies Center