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Tuesday, October 19 • 1:15pm - 2:00pm
Conflicts of interest: Ethics, risk, museums & self

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This panel investigates risk at the intersection of institutions and the internet. To build a collective framework of online ethics for museums, we must first consider the frictions between risk and benefit between institutions and individuals. Panelists from various perspectives share how safety and agency vary across platforms and demographics, discrepancies between museums embracing values in spirit versus in practice, and responsibilities of museums for stewarding public agency and consent.

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Jaclyn Roessel (she/they/asdzaan)

President/Founder, Grownup Navajo
Born and raised on the Navajo Nation, it is the wisdom of her homelands that shapes Jaclyn Roessel’s cosmovision. Experience as a museum professional, cultural arts producer and curator confirmed her belief of the inherent power of utilizing cultural learning as a tool to engage... Read More →

Adriel Luis

APAC Curator, Smithsonian Institution Asian Pacific American Center
Adriel Luis is an artist, curator, and community organizer who believes in the social power of our collective imagination. He curates community-centered art shows, makes art that thrives on collaboration, and shares ideas for cultivating creative, ambitious, loving ways to address... Read More →
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Koven J. Smith

Senior Director/Arts, Knight Foundation
Koven Smith joined Knight Foundation in 2021. He has 20 years of experience leading digital initiatives at the intersection of art, technology and institutional strategy. Prior to joining Knight, Smith oversaw digital teams at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Denver Art Museum... Read More →
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Suse Anderson (she/her)

Assistant Professor, Museum Studies, George Washington University

Tuesday October 19, 2021 1:15pm - 2:00pm EDT
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  Ethical Responsibility