Borak Arts Conference 2014


When: Sat, November 22, 9am – Sun, November 23, 6pm, 2014
Where: Black/White Box, Publika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: MYR 108 (MYR 88 Early Bird till Nov 4)
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Come join creative practitioners, business leaders, curators and artists in the performing arts industry conference and find solutions to current and emerging issues of funding and mobility in the Malaysian performing arts industry at the Borak Arts Series 2014 – Building Knowledge Capacity in Funding and Mobility.
  • Datuk Norliza Rofi, Director General, National Department of Culture & Arts
  • Datin Marion D’Cruz, Co-Founder, Five Arts Centre
  • Meera Sivasothy, Presenter and Producer, The Bigger Picture, BFM89.9
  • Valentina Riccardi, Project Manager, culture360 Asia-Europe Foundation
  • Hamdan Abdul Majeed, Executive Director, Think City
  • Gareth Farry, Arts Manager, British Council New Zealand
  • Terence Conrad, Director, TerryandtheCuz Productions
  • Anupama Sekhar, Deputy Director, Culture Department, Asia-Europe Foundation
  • Yohann Floch, Coordinator, FACE Fresh Arts Coalition Europe
  • Jean-Yves Coffre, Director, Centre D’Art Marnay Art Centre, France
  • Monica Turner, Project Officer, Culture, Asia New Zealand Foundation
  • Taneo Kato, Executive Director, Association for Corporate Support of the Arts 
  • Grey Yeoh, Arts Manager, British Council
  • Umapagan Ampikaipakan, Presenter, BFM
  • Samuel Seow, Managing Director, Samuel Seow Law Corporation
  • Katelijn Verstraete, Regional Director Arts and Creative Industries, British Council
  • Suryani Senja Alias, Managing Director, CULT
  • Bilqis Hijjas, President, MyDance Alliance/ Rimbun Dahan
  • Yasuko Ogiwara, Executive Secretary, Kigyo Mecenat Kyogikai
Topics include:
  • What is the Value of Culture?
  • Enacting Citizenship Through Arts
  • Arts and Cultural Support for a Creative and Vibrant Society
  • Investing Time in Networks
  • Pecha Kucha: New Zealand & Ipoh
  • Cultural Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Quick Snapshot on Funding and Partners
  • Investing in Creative Companies

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