Dhikshana Turakhia Pering, Learning Officer: Young People, London Transport Museum
Dhikshana has a background in museum and gallery education and extensive experience from the Science Museum and expertise in young people and leading successful learning and outreach teams. Her work has also focused on workforce diversity and she advised on the latest DCMS National Museums Review. Dhikshana has lectured on innovative and best practice at UCL; sits on an advisory panel for the Royal Society Places of Science fund; Fellow of the Royal Society of Art, on the Steering Group for Museum Detox and Culture Now networks; and is a Trustee for the Museums Association. Dhikshana has a MA in Museums and Galleries from UCL Institute of Education and a MA in History and Art History from the University of Aberdeen.
Museum Ideas 2018 takes place in London on 2 – 4 October with 3 days of workshops, special events, an exclusive study day at the National Maritime Museum and the essential Museum Ideas international conference at the Museum of London. Delivering an international programme of change, key themes include social justice, activism, digital strategy, participatory practice, representation, collaborative working and co-curation.
Explore the ideas shaping the future of museums with speakers from India, New Zealand, United States, Sweden, United Arab Emirates, and the UK. Early-bird registration closes 31 July: Find out more and book your ticket today