The Southeastern Museums Conference (SEMC) is the major regional networking organization for museums and their staff in the southeastern states.
A nonprofit membership organization, SEMC is an association of museums, museum staff, independent professionals and corporate partners. We focus on the Southeastern United State including: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands.
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Find out more about our SERM program and the participating museums
Support SEMC and our programs with a donation to our Endowment or the Legacy Society.
Want to get more involved in a specific community of practice? Check out SEMC's Affinity Groups!
SEMC2023 Annual Meeting Registration is OPEN!
SEMC Members Can Take Advantage of Early-Bird Rates
Learn more and register for SEMC2023
Sumbit an entry for One of SEMC's 2023 Competiions
2023 Exhibition, Publication and Technology Competition Info
All competitions will accept entries through June 30, 2023
Join us for in June for our next virtual program!
For more information and to register, visit our Virtual Programs page.
Nominate a Colleague for a SEMC 2023 Leadership Award
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Have you visited the Museum Learning Hub!
Free, self-paced technology training!
Southeastern Museums Conference Land Acknowledgement
SEMC acknowledges that our offices in Atlanta, Georgia are headquartered on the traditional lands of the Muscogee (Creek) and Cherokee Peoples past and present and honor with gratitude the land itself and the people who have stewarded it through the generations. As an organization, we commit to being better caretakers of the lands we inhabit and learning more about the native peoples that traditionally occupied these lands.