The purpose of this event is to discuss the UK’s strengths in skills provision for the cultural sector and the challenges institutions face with internationalising their expertise.
The event will be attended by senior representatives from the arts and education sector, and from local government and awarding bodies in the North of England.
It will include presentations from Lisa Howe, Senior Skills Manager, Creative England, and Sue Hayton, Business Development Manager, Cultural & Creative Industries Exchange, University of Leeds, as well as a presentation on the work of the British Council Cultural Skills Unit.
|1000||Coffee and registration|
Graham Sheffield, Director Arts, British Council
Yogita Patel, Deputy Director, British Council Manchester
Cultural Skills Unit: programmes and partnership opportunities
Simon Dancey, Director, Cultural Skills Unit, British Council
|1115||Lisa Howe, Senior Skills Manager, Creative England|
|1125||Sue Hayton, Business Development Manager, Cultural & Creative Industries Exchange, University of Leeds|
Discussion and Q&A
|1230||Lunch / Networking|
Thursday 1 October 2015
1030 - 1230
Registration for this event has now closed.