Tuesday 31 May 2016 - 09.00 to Wednesday 01 June 2016 - 18.00

 Cultural Leadership Summit 2016 – The Art of Successful Collaboration

In partnership with Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association, the British Council have invited two leading cultural veterans Esme Ward and Garry Robson from the UK to join theCultural Leadership Summit 2016.

This year, the main theme of the Summit is ‘The Art of Successful Collaboration’, which aims to explore the possibilities of collaborations within the culture field and beyond, promoting more integration between arts, business and other sectors that inspires us to engage in new and different ways beyond the sectoral boundaries. 

The two-day symposium, with talks, workshops, round-table discussions and networking sessions, will bring together renowned cultural leaders and creative entrepreneurs from the city and overseas. The Summit aims to help further understanding the issues of successful collaborations between Artists and Managers, their creative spaces and different cities, as well as the society at large, for a prosperous future.

The Summit will benefit arts administrators from all sizes of organizations, arts entrepreneurs, artists, educators, and decision makers of non-profit sector and corporations, as well as anyone who is tasked with developing collaborative spirit and relationships in the future of their arts and programmes.

Details as follows:

Date: 31 May -1 June 2016 (Tuesday & Wednesday)
Venue: Amphitheatre, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts
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