Symposium 2017

Join us in Bloomington this September for our annual Arts Admin Symposium! 

RSVP is now closed.

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F R I D A Y, S E P T E M B E R  22 N D  

5:30 – 7:00 pm, Welcome + Hors D’oeuvres + Drinks + Music

7:00 – 8:00 pm, Opening Keynote: 

Omar Eaton-Martinez // Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, D.C.
Topic: Re-Imagining Diversity and Inclusion in Museums

S A T U R D A Y,   S E P T E M B E R  23 R D  

9:00 – 9:30 am, Breakfast+ Coffee 

9:30 – 10:30 am, Short Speaker Sessions (20-30 min presentations) 

+Karen Gahl-Mills // Cuyahoga Arts & Culture, Cleveland, OH
Topic: Equity in Grantmaking: A Story from Cleveland

+Veronica Watson // Patronicity, Indianapolis, IN                                           
Topic: Crowdgranting: Letting the Community Drive its Own Development

10:45 – 11:45 am, Morning Keynote:

Margy Waller  // Topos Partnership, Cincinnati, OH
Making the Case: Talking About the Arts so that People will Listen

12:00 – 12:50 pm, Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 pm, Closing Keynote:

LaShawnda Crowe Storm // Spirit and Place Festival, Indianapolis, IN
Topic: On Building Community

——–——–——————–LOCATIONS / PARKING——————–——–——–

Both Friday and Saturday’s festivities will be held at SPEA (1315 E. Tenth Street, see map below)

All guests are welcome to park at the Fee Lane Parking Garage (The 11th & Fee Garage is located at the corner of  E 11th Street and Fee Lane)