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INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

WE LEAD IN PLACEMAKING

This year’s Weiwuying Arts Festival International Symposium continues to examine the public’s role in developing an arts hub. Leaders of arts centers and festivals around the world will share their experience in cultural and arts production and inspire each other to imagine new possibilities.

Panelists

Agenda

11.18(SAT)
09:30-10:50

Public Forum | Citizen discussions

11:00-11:30

Keynote 1 | Why Cities Need Culture

Fiammetta Rocco
Culture Editor, The Economist, 1843
11:40-12:10

Keynote 2 | Transforming a Place to Culture Accelerator

José-Manuel Gonçalvès
Director, CENTQUATRE-PARIS
12:30-14:00

Break

14:00-14:30

Keynote 3 | Global Artsphere and Local Audience

Virve Sutinen
Artistic Director, Tanz im August
14:40-16:00

Panel Discussion: Exchanging Views North and South, East and West

Panelists
Ke-Fung Liou
Architect & Curator
LK-Chaz
Curator, Lukang Arts Festival
Fiammetta Rocco
Culture Editor, The Economist, 1843
José-Manuel Gonçalvès
Director, CENTQUATRE-PARIS
Virve Sutinen
Artistic Director, Tanz im August
16:00-17:00

Networking

11.19(SUN)
09:30-10:10

Keynote 4 | Risks and Rituals

Lucy Forge
Creative Producer, Dark Mofo
10:10-10:40

Keynote 5 | Making Place Matter – How to Create a Sense of Place in Our Work

Liz Pugh
Co-founder and Creative Producer, Walk the Plank
10:50-12:20

Roundtable | Creation and Re-creation

Moderator |
CHIEN Wen-pin
Executive and Artistic Director designee, National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying)

Panelist |
Virve Sutinen
Artistic Director, Tanz im August
Fiammetta Rocco
Culture Editor, The Economist, 1843
Lucy Forge
Creative Producer, Dark Mofo
Liz Pugh
Co-founder and Creative Producer, Walk the Plank
12:30-14:00

Break

14:00-15:20

Roundtable with Directors of Cultural Bureaus in the Southern Cities

※ Live streaming session
15:30-17:30

Professional Development Session | Running Along the Sidelines With Risky Programming

Lucy Forge
Creative Producer, Dark Mofo

This professional development session requires additional registration fee.

How To Register


International Symposium:NT$1,500 deposit is required for the 1.5 days program. Deposit will be returned to participant at the end of the event after full attendance. This deposit does not include the Professional Development Session. Please make another registration for the session.

■ This symposium is suitable for arts managers, producers, festival programmers, curators, artists, urban planners, architects and peers at public sectors.

■ Number of participants is limited to 90, places are limited and strictly first come first serve basis.

■ Registration: Accupass system online registration → pay deposit → receive e-mail confirmation → registration successful.

Professional Development Session - Running Along the Sidelines With Risky Programming :
11/19(Sun) 15:30-17:30 The professional development session requires additional NT$500 for registration. Number of participants is limited to 30, places are limited and strictly first come first serve basis.

Notice

1.English/Chinese simultaneous interpretation available.

2.Deposit must be paid within a limited time after registration on Accupass system. Failed to do so will result in system automatically cancelled your booking.

3.Cancellation policy: Register should login Accupass to apply for the ticket refund. The refund should be applied at least 8 days before the start time of the ticket valid date and a processing fee will be charged at 10% of the amount of the ticket. Late applications will not be accepted. For more information.

4.National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts reserves the right to alter the program, for more updated information please check back at 2017 Weiwuying Arts Festival website.

5.Further questions please contact: +886 7 768-0727 or e-mail service@npac-weiwuying.org