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Launch website and invite museums to express interestEarly Nov 2023
Beta release of core systemLate Nov 2023
Work with initial use cases to configure APIs and export dataMarch 2024
Begin training and onboarding of museumsApril 2024
Register Museum Data Service as a charitable companyMay 2024
100 collections in MDS by end of Bloomberg-funded start-up phaseMay 2024
Ongoing MDS operation based at University of Leicester begins with AHRC supportSummer 2024
Launch interface for accessing public MDS dataSeptember 2024
Object records of half of Accredited museums in MDS2028
Object records of all Accredited museums in MDS2033

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