Happy Museum Symposium II

Second gathering of Happy Museum Community of Practice with guests from the wider sector and beyond - February 2013

  1. Looking forward to the @happymusum symposium @TraffordHall from tomorrow... we'll be tweeting on #happymuseum
  2. In the rather wonderful Trafford Hall for #happymuseum symposium. Redolent of an ecoButlins
  3. #happymuseum 12 museums reflecting on their practice and resilience via egg, apple, mobile phone and stuff http://pic.twitter.com/WL2Vxopk
    #happymuseum 12 museums reflecting on their practice and resilience via egg, apple, mobile phone and stuff pic.twitter.com/WL2Vxopkom/WL2Vxopk
  4. Common themes with #happymuseum projects are conversations, participation and desire to see museums as thoughtful organisations
  5. #happymuseum happy museum is about "thinking about things differently"
  6. #happymuseum many of the projects have been intensely reflective as well as stimulating new encounters
  7. @HappyMuseum inspiring journeys, encounters and learning on board the happy museum ship.#happymuseum
  8. RT @tonybutler1: #happymuseum 12 museums reflecting on their practice and resilience via egg, apple, mobile phone and stuff http://pic.twitter.com/WL2Vxopk
    RT @tonybutler1: #happymuseum 12 museums reflecting on their practice and resilience via egg, apple, mobile phone and stuff http://pic.twitter.com/WL2Vxopk
  9. #happymuseum goldaming museum is having a new gallery telling the local story through the environment as a result of their project
  10. #happymuseum 'measuring what matters' with the Story Museums inspired mood tree http://pic.twitter.com/ODTun421
    #happymuseum 'measuring what matters' with the Story Museums inspired mood tree pic.twitter.com/ODTun421om/ODTun421
  11. Just found out our #HappyMuseum symposium venue @TraffordHall is going carbon neutral by next year. Not bad for a 350 yr old building!
  12. Well being is in the moment not just in the end result #happymuseum
  13. Alison from Godalming Museum - important to Remember that well being is in the moment rather than constantly looking forward #happymuseum
  14. +1 RT @CCSkills: Good luck @tonybutler1 @HappyMuseum for today's symposium @TraffordHall. We're enjoying following #HappyMuseum
  15. #happymuseum not a funding stream but a way of thinking.
  16. Some very positive and inspiring ideas emerging from museum practitioners at the #happymuseum seminar in Cheshire
  17. On Tuesday Michael Gove promised to rid the curriculum of "vapid happy talk"  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-21346812 /nHappyMuseumonEbaccfail #HappyMuseum #Ebaccfail
  18. #happymuseum how can we use happy museum principles to promote active citizenship?
  19. #happymuseum what shifts in thinking are required to make museums more sustainable and resilient?
  20. #happymuseum how much do you think hmp principles influence your sector at the moment, and how much potential is there for the future
  21. #happymuseum is a "wicked problem" not a solvable final end point
  22. What do we want from the symposium? To get to the bottom of what is really meant by resilience. #happymuseum
  23. What do we want from the symposium? Make links between what's happening and the impact it's having. #happymuseum
  24. We talk about resilience but is what we mean Flourishing #happymuseum
  25. RT @tonybutler1: We talk about resilience but is what we mean Flourishing #happymuseum
  26. Great day, GEM creating futures in London, #HappyMuseum triumphant in Chester and Gove on the skids in Neverland #wisdomreassertsitself
  27. RT @nickwinterbee: Some very positive and inspiring ideas emerging from museum practitioners at the #happymuseum seminar in Cheshire
  28. RT @nickwinterbee: Great day, GEM creating futures in London, #HappyMuseum triumphant in Chester and Gove on the skids in Neverland #wisdomreassertsitself
  29. #happymuseum Well being and sustainability two sides of the same coin
  30. #happymuseum Focus on what can go right instead of what can go wrong.
  31. The meaningful life- using your strengths to create something greater than you are. #happymuseum
  32. Tony Butler is giving a truly inspiring summary of the potential and impact of The #Happymuseum after only two years
  33. The new simplified manifesto of the #happymuseum is better and even more persuasive
  34. #happymuseum the commissions have just eloquently outlined the relevance and necessity of the happy museum thinking and practice.
  35. #happymuseum is there a role for museums in promoting the circular economy?  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCRKvDyyHmI&feature=youtube_gdata_player om/watch?v=zCRKvDyyHmI&feature=youtube_gdata_player
  36. Ben Twist from Creative Carbon Scotland sharing common ground with #happymuseum
  37. Ben Twist of Creative Carbon Scotland describes himself and #happymuseum as a Trojan horse for change
  38. Creative Carbon Scotland is like #happymuseum - a trojan horse for introducing discussion of deeper issues.
  39. #happymuseum Ben Twist warns against museums talking as doing things 'for' people in encouraging behavioural change #climate
  40. Ben Twist talking about Elizabeth Shove's work on pins which prevent us turning back the dial of consumption #happymuseum
  41. #happymuseum thought provoking from Ben Twist (Creative Carbon Scotland)...Complexity, lock-ins and showers. http://pic.twitter.com/PejBJInk
    #happymuseum thought provoking from Ben Twist (Creative Carbon Scotland)...Complexity, lock-ins and showers. pic.twitter.com/PejBJInkom/PejBJInk
  42. If Happy Museum moves museums, it will slowly and surely move the whole world #happymuseum
  43. Is wellbeing what you want, what you feel or what you're supposed to have? Daniel Fujiwara of LSC on wellbeing research #happymuseum
  44. #happymuseum visiting museums in free time has a positive impact (statistically significant) on happiness.
  45. Today #happymuseum watched this beautiful short film by @WeArePlanetary -  http://bit.ly/SRW28v  - well worth 20 mins of anyone's time.
  46. RT @HappyMuseum: Today #happymuseum watched this beautiful short film by @WeArePlanetary -  http://bit.ly/SRW28v  - well worth 20 mins of anyone's time.
  47. #happymuseum day 2 of the symposium starts with Tony challenging us to think about what's next for happy museums?
  48. Looking forward to hearing from @robintransition via Skype at #happymuseum event. Just learnt That i am the only other speaker today.
  49. @ChilternOAM #happymuseum project Go Green and Carry on charts sustainable lives from the 1940s
  50. #happymuseum tony butler asks rob Hopkins "what object would you put in a museum of transition?"
  51. @robintransition would put the first Totnes Pound in a Museum of Transition #happymuseum
  52. @robintransition Thanks for an inspirational discussion. Looking forward to more museum/transition connections! #happymuseum
  53. What sort of 'vehicle' is the #happymuseum - pedal-powered, sociable, uplifting?
  54. Moving to the Joyocene era with #happymuseum. How do we make the shift?
  55. Alison from Godalming describes #happymuseum as the new normal
  56. RT @tonybutler1: I love Mandy Barnett's big idea for #happymuseum . "Fairly Happy"
  57. Jess from @shakespearebt  commission engaging community through planting. 29,000 vol. hrs £300,000 pa #happymuseum http://pic.twitter.com/8LZ0prXf
    Jess from @ShakespeareBT commission engaging community through planting. 29,000 vol. hrs £300,000 pa #happymuseum pic.twitter.com/8LZ0prXfom/8LZ0prXf
  58. #happymuseum "be the change you want to see in the world" Mahatma Ghandi
  59. #happymuseum 'business case' ideas being pitched to sceptical panel of Happy Dragons Den
  60. Maurice Davies helps us interrogate what the business case for #happymuseum could be.
  61. #happymuseum dragons den - how do we translate values-driven ideas to the requirements of the economic bottom line?
  62. Energy reduction to reduce costs, a happier so more productive staff, engaging communities in better use of existing resources. #happymuseum
  63. #happymuseum The Phoenix Project - relaunch your site, share your nest
  64. #happymuseum how many people can afford to volunteer and how can museums afford volunteers. Who pays for volunteers?
  65. @HappyMuseum and Jess from @shakespearbt @nickwinterbee make top pitch for their #happymuseum case for their museum http://pic.twitter.com/GiwLOwjb
    @HappyMuseum and Jess from @shakespearbt @nickwinterbee make top pitch for their #happymuseum case for their museum pic.twitter.com/GiwLOwjbom/GiwLOwjb
  66. RT @tonybutler1: @ChilternOAM #happymuseum project Go Green and Carry on charts sustainable lives from the 1940s
  67. Having a brilliant time at the #happymuseum symposium - thought-provoking, inspiring and fun!
  68. Great to have Sue Sheehan @GreenCChampion to speak to us about active citizenship. #happymuseum
  69. @GreenCChampion wonderful stories about Sue went from being community activist to enabling others as local government officer. #happymuseum
  70. @GreenCChampion Sue Sheehan shows the importance of mutual relationships between community activism and civic governance #happymuseum
  71. @GreenCChampion identifies 6 principles of co production Mutuality, Networks, Assets, Capabilities, Blur roles and Facilitate #happymuseum
  72. #happymuseum Tony butler "Do we really do 'genuine co-production' in museums?"
  73. How close are museums to true co-production not simply participation? #happymuseum
  74. Good question RT @HappyMuseum How close are museums to true co-production not simply participation? #happymuseum
  75. Hearing from @Breninfrance about Reading Museum's #happymuseum project - deepening dialogue with communities.
  76. Brilliant symposium. Many thanks to all the #happymuseum team, and to great venue @TraffordHall
  77. @ChilternOAM good to meet you today. Cheering from the back row all the way through your #happymuseum presentation as so obvious you get it!
  78. homeagainhomeagain from chester after successful #happymuseum symposium. @robintransition @bentwist @suesheehan &all thankyou!
  79. RT @ChilternOAM: Brilliant symposium. Many thanks to all the #happymuseum team, and to great venue @TraffordHall
  80. RT Kate Boys-Layton‏  The Beaney was full of happiness today :-) http://pic.twitter.com/dG4h9hE2 #happymuseum
    RT Kate Boys-Layton‏ The Beaney was full of happiness today :-) pic.twitter.com/dG4h9hE2omhappymuseumhappymuseum
  81. Reflecting #happymuseum Key future themes for me, importance of being active citizens, resilience to flourishing and genuine co-production
  82. RT @nickwinterbee: The new simplified manifesto of the #happymuseum is better and even more persuasive
  83. Via #happymuseum speaker @robintransition ... @jeffnesbit communicates climate change in 17 tweets  http://www.climatecodered.org/2013/02/effective-climate-communication-140.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ClimateCodeRed+%28climate+code+red%29 dered.org/2013/02/effective-climate-communication-140.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ClimateCodeRed+%28climate+code+red%29
  84. Don't worry, be happy @museum_news Maurice Davies reflects on the recent #happymuseum symposium  http://bit.ly/Z9To47