Designing for Inclusion: IHCD's Presence at the 2023 AAM Annual Meeting & Museum Expo

Submitted by jessmendes on Mon, 05/15/2023 - 15:22

We are thrilled to announce our participation in the highly anticipated 2023 AAM Annual Meeting & Museum Expo. As advocates for inclusive design, IHCD is dedicated to creating accessible environments that empower and engage all individuals. 

See Below for Exhibit Documents. 

Explore innovative approaches that enhance museum experiences and make them accessible to a diverse audience at our Exhibit Booth No. 1715. From interactive displays to tactile exhibits, our team will showcase practical examples that demonstrate the impact of inclusive design in museums.

Moreover, don't miss our presentation session titled "Embedding Inclusion in the Design Process of the Molina Family Latino Gallery" on Saturday, May 20th, from 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM MDT. Join our esteemed speakers: 

  • Mariano Desmaras, Partner and Creative Director Presenter
  • Eduardo Diaz, Acting Deputy Director of the National Museum of the American Latino
  • Beth Ziebarth, Deputy Head Diversity Officer and Director, Access Smithsonian, Smithsonian Institution
  • Janice Majewski, Director, Inclusive Cultural and Educational Projects of IHCD

They will discuss how accessibility was integrated into the creation of this immersive gallery experience.

By actively involving accessibility consultants and individuals with lived experience, IHCD and the National Museum of the American Latino ensured that the Molina Family Latino Gallery embodies true inclusivity.

Follow our #AAM2023 journey and stay updated with the latest insights and trends. Together, let's make museums accessible and welcoming to all.