About

Are you an Emerging Museum Professional? If you are in the first ten years of your museum career in Ontario, then GOEMP is for you.

GOEMP is represented by the GOEMP Committee, who act as a voice and a resource for the GOEMP community, providing programming, communications, and resources both digitally and in-person, fostering a supportive, professional network among Ontario’s EMPs.

GOEMP started in 2013 as an initiative of the Ontario Museum Association (OMA), and since then, opportunities such as networking events and conference activities have been offered for emerging professionals. For more information about GOEMP and our partnership with the OMA, visit the OMA Website.

Purpose

To provide a voice for, empower, support, and create a community of emerging museum professionals within Ontario’s museum sector, the Group of Ontario Emerging Museum Professionals (GOEMP). The Committee will continue to partner with the Ontario Museum Association (OMA) and work to foster new partnerships within the museum sector. Committee members will advocate for emerging museum professionals, providing a strong, coherent voice for the community.

Mandate

The Committee will act as a voice and a resource for the GOEMP community, providing programming, communications, and resources both digitally and in-person, fostering a supportive, professional network among Ontario’s EMPs, and executing networking and advocacy events in partnership with the OMA and other organizations.

 

Updated January 8, 2017