Time Session
8:30 - 9:00am Arrival and Registration
9:00 - 10:30am Keynote Address
Erik Takeshita, Deputy Director, Local Initiatives Support Corporation
10:45am - 12:00pm Breakout #1:
Innovative Creative Spaces (panel)

Success stories of artists who are managing creative spaces in innovative ways.
Breakout #2:
The Arts and Canada's 150th (workshop)

What opportunities are created through celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary?
Breakout #3:
Connecting with Millennials (workshop)

How to engage and work with a generation born into the age of connectivity, speed and customization.
12:15 - 1:15pm Networking Lunch
Meet and network with attendees who share your interests.
1:30 - 2:45pm Breakout #4: 
Citywide Engagement (panel)

Innovative ways to bring your programming to audiences across Calgary.
Breakout #5:
Watershed+ Public Art (presentation, Q&A)

How The City of Calgary’s Utilities Department embarked on an ambitious public art project.
Breakout #6:
Creative Placemaking (panel)

How Calgarians are using the arts to shape the city’s social, physical and economic character.
3:00 - 4:15pm Breakout #7:
Artist-Centred Learning (panel)

How to work as a teaching artist in Calgary classrooms.
Breakout #8:
Creative Fund Development (panel)

A discussion with local innovators engaged in groundbreaking work that is changing the way we look at fundraising.
Breakout #9:
Diversity and Inclusion (workshop)

How to organically and authentically make organizations more inclusive.

Programming subject to change.

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