Axiell gathers 250 museum and archives experts at the Museum of Science and Industry

Manchester, UK, 2-3 June 2016 – Axiell, the leading collections management software vendor to museums, libraries and archives globally, will be gathering museum and archives professionals from across Europe in Manchester this June.

Museum of Science & Industry Manchester

The two-day event will host experts from the UK, Ireland, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden and the US for discussions on future strategies and upcoming developments in the cultural sector. The delegates will get insight into digitizationonline engagementmuseum managementmuseum documentationadvanced data management and best practices for Axiell’s suite of collections management solutions, including AdlibCalmEMu and Mimsy XG.

Speakers at the conference include representatives from the British Film InstituteBank of EnglandRoyal Albert HallNatural History MuseumHouse of CommonsNational Galleries ScotlandChatsworth House TrustOxford University Museum of Natural HistoryMuseum of London and the Smithsonian Institution.

Axiell is the global market leader with more than 3000 customers in the cultural sector and 24 offices worldwide.

“I am extremely pleased to welcome so many delegates to the conference in Manchester. We’re excited to bring together such a range of prominent museum expert users from across many museum sectors to network, share ideas with each other and discuss innovation,” says Ben Sullivan, Head of European & Middle Eastern Operations.

The core asset for museums, libraries and archives is the collection, and they are now looking for ways to make the most of that asset and create engagement and facilitate research. In response to that trend, the agenda will cover best practices for leveraging the Axiell suite of collection management solutions, EMu, Mimsy, Calm and Adlib, to support the vision of museums, libraries and archives to enrich the collection and bring cultural heritage to life.

For more information:
Christina Leahy, Global Marketing Manager
+44 (0) 161 236 9209

About Axiell

Axiell serves libraries, schools, archives, museums and authorities with technically advanced and innovative solutions developed in close cooperation with its customers. More than 1000 library organisations with thousands of branches use an Axiell library management system and Axiell Arena, a tool for the virtual library. The systems for archives, libraries and museums are used by over 3000 cultural institutions across the world. In addition, more than 3000 schools use an Axiell system. The Axiell Group, headquartered in Lund, has more than 290 employees based out of 24 offices in Sweden, Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the UK and the USA. Together, we form one of the world’s largest companies in these sectors. To find out more about us and our products, please visit

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