About the 2020 conference

The next AMDA conference, which will take place from April 27-30, 2020 in Nashville, TN and hosted by the Frist Art Museum.

Registration is now open! Please follow this link to register for the 2020 AMDA conference.

We are planning an exciting conference for you with engaging conversations, special museum visits, and private collection tours. Check in will begin on the afternoon of April 27. Please plan to join us by 5 PM on April 27 and depart after 3 PM on April 30 when the conference will conclude.

Here are some highlights that you can look forward to:

The list of exhibitions we’ll have private viewing access to:

Conference sessions are currently being planned. Here are a few topics that we are working on: Museum philanthropy and ethical conflicts, Diversity and inclusion within the art museum development space, Institutional alignment around philanthropy/development, and more to come…

The Kimpton Aertson is the hotel for the conference, and is located at 2021 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203. Book early to secure your reservation. The AMDA hotel reservations cutoff date is March 28, 2020  (roughly a month before the start of the conference).

AMDA Membership and annual conference participation is open to the senior-most development executive employed by an art museum. One person from every museum may join AMDA.

The 2020 AMDA Conference is sponsored by: