Professional Activities

Dana Mitroff Silvers’s Professional Activities

Expert Panelist, Horizon Report: 2016 Museum Edition
New Media Consortium

Invited panelist and reviewer for the NMC Horizon Report: 2016 Museum Edition

Coach, K-12 lab
Stanford University

On-call coach and facilitator for various educator workshops at the Stanford K-12 Lab

Design Catalyst, Design Thinking Action Lab
Stanford Online
Member of online coaching team for Stanford Online’s first web-based course on design thinking

Master’s Project Reviewer, Learning, Design and Technology
Stanford Graduate School of Education
Reviewed Master’s projects in the Learning, Design and Technology Program at Stanford’s Graduate School of Education

Industry Mentor, MBA in Design Strategy
California College of the Arts

2012 – 2014
Mentored graduate students in California College of the Art’s MBA program in Design Strategy

Peer Reviewer, Curator: The Museum Journal
April 2013

International Program Committee, Museums and the Web
Reviewed proposals and chaired sessions for the annual Museums and the Web conference

Board Member, Museum Computer Network
Elected to the Board of Directors for the Museum Computer Network

Panelist/Grant Reviewer, Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
April 2005
Reviewed federal grant applications on-site in Washington, D.C., for the IMLS National Leadership Grants

Portfolio Reviewer, Multimedia Studies Program
San Francisco State University
January 2005
Critiqued student portfolios and final projects

Paper Reviewer, CHI 2005
Reviewed papers for CHI: Human Factors in Computing Systems, the premier international conference for professionals and academics in the field of human-computer interaction