About Hiroko Kusano

Hiroko Kusano has more than 12 years in museum and non-profit management roles with a specific focus on Fundraising, Technology and Event management. She manages the Conference, social events, and workshops for the Museums and the Web. She has worked as Special Projects Manager at the Japan Society in New York to manage the Society’s 100th Anniversary Celebration including budgeting, fundraising, planning a full year of special events including a gala, as well as all budgeting, fundraising, publications, and marketing. Prior to the Japan Society, she worked as Event Manager for the Hunger Project, an International NGO in New York City supporting local, national and international fundraising events, trips, campaign, and publications; and before that she worked at a Castillani Art Museum as the manager responsible for all events, operations, various grants, website, information. Originally from Tokyo, Japan, she resides in Los Angeles CA. She has a B.A., Art History and Business Administration from Canisius College, in Buffalo, NY.

Deadline extended for MW17 scholarship and volunteer applications!

Would you like to come to MW17 in Cleveland, Ohio April 19-22 but need financial help to get there? Thanks to the generosity of its sponsors, MW is happy to offer scholarships, and volunteer positions are also available for those who are happy to exchange a day's work for conference registration. We're extending the deadline for applications to Friday, 23 December 2016. As long as you get your application in by 11:59pm at the International Dateline, it will be...

MWXX Conference – Event Photos!

The photos from our recent MWXX Conference in LA are available!

Last call for nomination for MWXX GLAMi Awards

This year, MW is launching a new format for our very popular Best of the Web Awards (BOW) with a new...

MWXX Exhibitor Deadlines approaching

Are you an MWXX exhibitor or sponsor? Remember that exhibitor descriptions, exhibitor program advertisements and...

20/20: The most outstanding papers from 20 years of MW

20 Editors select top papers from 20 years of MW proceedings for an #MWXX anniversary...

Free Workshop Coupon for MWXX

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors we are able to offer a number of free workshop coupons at Museums and the Web...

Scholarship and Volunteer applications are open for MW2016 LA Conference

A competitive scholarship, covering up to the full conference registration...

MW2016 Book your room now to get a special discounted rate!

Our 20th Anniversary Annual Conference will be held at Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los...

MWA 2015 Melbourne Conference – Regular Registration closes August 31, 2015!

Regular Registration closes August 31, 2015! No plans yet?  We...

Visit us at our AAM – Ask the Expert Pavilion!

Museums and the Web is once again hosting a free “Ask the Tech Expert Pavilion - Drop in...

Let us know how we did @ MW2015!

Your participation will allow us to improve the next Museums and the Web Conference, as well as inform your...

Hotel discount rate for MW2015 expires March 5th

Museums and the Web 2015 (MW2015) will take place in Chicago, Illinois in the USA.  The conference...

MW2015 Workshop Discount Coupon Availible

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors we are able to offer a number of workshop coupons at...

MW2015 Volunteer Application open

Conference Volunteer Program: Just like museums, Museums and the Web would not be possible without volunteers......

MW2015 Scholarship application open

Scholarship Program Museums and the Web recognizes that many individuals who make significant contributions to...

MW2014 Scholarships & Volunteering

Scholarships Museums and the Web recognizes that many individuals who make significant contributions to...

Special Museums and the Web Asia Room and Registration Package Deal (limited time)

Special Museums and the Web Asia Package Deal With the help of our...