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EAL: P - What's Next for the Arts in Philadelphia Conference

October 10, 2015 - 11:15am

The Emerging Arts Leaders: Philadelphia - a local chapter of American’s for the Arts - is hosting our annual “Creative Conversation” in October. This year, we're proud to present a half-day conference around our 2015 theme, What’s Next for the Arts in Philadelphia? The conference will serve as an opportunity for emerging artists to share a vision of the future and generate cutting edge ideas to utilize across industries.

Arts industry leaders and professionals from other sectors will share their expertise and experiences propelling organizations forward.  Join in facilitated conversations centered around new models and approaches for keeping art and artists integral to organizational missions.

The day will begin with messages from EAL:P President Amy Scheidegger and Events Chair Morgan Gengo, followed by an excited keynote address by Culture Works' Thaddeus Squire, breakout sessions, a working lunch, and networking opportunities with action steps to stay in the know.

The timeline for the conference:

11:15am - Keynote Address with Thaddeus Squire

12:15pm - Breakout Sessions Part 1

1pm - Working Lunch

2pm - Breakout Sessions Part 2

3pm - Closing Remarks


We look forward to meeting and growing with you all!

Live tweet using the hastag #whatsnextartsphilly

Event Details

October 10, 2015 - 11:15am
October 10, 2015 - 3:00pm

Registration Information

Event Fee:
$20 per person/$15 for students, includes lunch.
Contact Name: 
Emerging Arts Leaders: Philadelphia
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