Arts in the Loop Symposium

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Arts in the Loop Symposium

Building Rochester’s Creative Economy Through the Arts


June 5 – 6, 2019

Eastman School of Music

Hear how creative leaders from Pittsburgh, Minneapolis and Nashville leverage their community and creative assets to revitalize their cities.

Featured Consultants:

Audrey Russo
President & CEO Pittsburgh Technology Council
David Pankratz
Research and Policy Director, Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council
Gülgün Kayim
Director – Arts, Culture & the Creative Economy, City of Minneapolis
Jun-Li Wang
Community Development Program Director, Springboard for the Arts, Minneapolis/St. Paul
Jill McMillan
Executive Director, Arts and Business Council of Nashville

Lunch and Session 1  SESSION 1 IS FULL

Arts in the Loop: Activating Rochester Through The Arts/Media/Entertainment and Technology Sectors
Wednesday, June 5
Sproull Atrium
12:00 – 1:30pm

Session 2

Placemaking: Why Design is Core To Success For Activating Communities
Wednesday, June 5
Hatch Hall
1:45 – 3:00pm (FREE SESSION)

Session 3

Arts Council Forward: A Conversation About Best Practices of Effective Arts Councils
Wednesday, June 5
Hatch Hall
3:15 – 4:30pm (FREE SESSION)
Co-sponsored by the Arts and Cultural Council of Greater Rochester

Session 4

The Creative Economy: Economic Development Through and With the Arts
Thursday, June 6
Hatch Hall
9:30 – 11:30am (FREE SESSION)