Karen Player | Manager Museum Outreach Engagement, Exhibitions & Cultural Connection
Australian Museum | Australia

Karen Player, Manager Museum Outreach Engagement, Exhibitions & Cultural Connection, Australian Museum

Karen has been the Manager of Museum Outreach since 2007 and oversees the Museum in a Box, Virtual Excursions and Incursions programs for the Australian Museum. Karen is also the Education Outreach representative on the national citizen science project Frog ID.
Karen has been working across the Australian Museum on innovating programs to engage visitors and students for the last 20 years. With a passion for natural history Karen has focused on developing programs that empower students to get out an explore the environment around them. Karen has a Masters of Environmental Education and is currently the Chair of Virtual Excursions Australia.


Day 2 @ 11:50

Australian Museum’s engagement through technology

  • Background on the Museum in a Box
  • Virtual Excursions and Incursions
  • Development of world-first FrogID smartphone App

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