How do cultural institutions connect with their immediate neighborhoods, remain relevant without a building and build community inside the building? Can you build community by relying on your audience to direct your content? Explore how participatory programming can be a path to deepening connections with your community on and offsite. Hear from four panelists from a variety of museums and cultural organizations about how they are employing new strategies for community engagement.


  • Nina Simon
  • Prerana Reddy
  • Adam Johnson
  • Julie Charles