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In a country experiencing dramatic demographic shifts, how do museums change to meet the needs of new types of consumers?

This session will provide an overview of the changing American demographic landscape in the new 21st century and offer examples of what or how museums are embracing the challenge of challenging audiences.

Chair:
Gretchen Sorin, Distinguished Professor and Director, Cooperstown Graduate Program

Presenters:
Anne Ackerson, Director, Museum Association of New York
Kyle McKoy, Education Director, Arizona Historical Society
Liza Reich Rawson, Senior Exhibition Developer/Project Manager

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