17 Sep 2014 - 19 Sep 2014
ASEF to support ENCATC 22nd General Conference | Czech Republic
The Annual Conference is one of a series of events that ENCATC in partnership with the Asia Pacific Network for Education and Research (ANCER) and The Hong Kong Institute of Education is organising in 2014 as part of the project Network as Learning Experience, supported by the ASEF Creative Networks programme (1st edition).During three plenary sessions, keynote speakers will share their expertise and reveal three interesting perspectives from Europe, North America and Asia on the challenges for the arts and culture. David Mareček, Executive Director of the Czech Philharmonic in Prague; Alan Salzenstein, President, Association of Arts Administration and Professor, DePaul University in Chicago, USA; and Jerry C Y Liu, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Arts Management and Cultural Policy at the National Taiwan University of Arts. The expertise, innovative cases and new perspectives brought by the conference's keynote speakers will be followed by moderated panel discussions and questions from the audience. These plenary sessions will be just several of the many opportunities to learn about the latest trends and developments in the field of cultural management and policy, exchange best practice, internationalise careers and enlarge professional networks. Ms Anupama Sekhar, Acting Director of ASEF Culture Department, will present ASEF culture360 in the open session: Transfer of Knowledge, Information and Methodology on 19 September and the WorldCP-International Database of Cultural Policies project in the research session. She will also participate in the Seminar N°1: Training at the urban cultural project level: Training needs and future perspectives The conference's 3-day programme also includes the 5th Annual ENCATC Research Session, the 7th Annual ENCATC Thematic Area cultural seminars, study visits to flagship cultural institutions in Brno, the 11th Cultural Policy Research Award Ceremony, and an Open Space for knowledge-transfer on information and methodology. The event will also be accompanied by an artistic programme to showcase local talent and increase visibility of Czech artists.
10 Jun 2014