Small Museum Association

    Small Museums Working Together

39th Annual SMA Conference

Registration Now Open

Everyone who attends the conference will receive a one-year complimentary membership to the Small Museum Association. Learn more about membership.


Find out more about the conference hotel and room block.

Sponsors and Vendors

Information about sponsorship and Resource Hall opportunities available here.


Speakers register here.

Registration Rates

  Super Early Bird Rate  Early Bird
(after Dec 1)

Late Reg
(after Jan 20)

Full Registration  $200 - includes all sessions and meals (Tues breakfast, lunch, and banquet and Wed breakfast)  $225 $250
Student Registration  $180 - same as Full Registration; email a copy of your ID for verification $205 $230
Monday Only  $60 - includes Mon sessions $75 $90
Tuesday Only  $170 - includes Tues sessions and meals (breakfast, lunch, and banquet) $195 $220 
Wednesday Only  $85 - includes Wed sessions and breakfast $105 $125
Banquet Only  $60 $70 $80
Full Guest Meals Package  $160 - Tues breakfast, lunch, and banquet and Wed breakfast $180 $200

Registration Now Open


You may pay online with a credit card or PayPal account. (Online payments will be redirected to PayPal and returned to SMA following completion.)

If you prefer to pay by check or money order, contact the Conference Registrar or Treasurer for instructions.

Your registration is not complete until your payment is received.


SMA makes every effort to be as accessible and inclusive as possible. Requests for accommodations must be communicated to the Accessibility Coordinator at Please refer to our Accessibility Statement for more information.

Cancellation Policy

To cancel a registration please contact the Conference Registrar. Registrations cancelled up to two weeks prior to the conference will be refunded at 50%. No refunds are issued for cancellations received after two weeks before the start of the conference.


Contact the Conference Registrar at

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