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  • 【FINAL CALL】Executive Seminar on Arts Leadership – Two-day Programme with International Speakers
  • 【Full Speaker List Announcement】2018 Cultural Leadership Summit
【FINAL CALL】Executive Seminar on Arts Leadership – Two-day Programme with International Speakers
Co-presented by National Arts Strategies and Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association
Programme Overview
Cultural leaders face the daily challenge of finding the right balance: maintaining the stability of their organization, while creating opportunities for artistic excellence and finding sustainable strategies for growth.
Tailor-designed for busy senior cultural executives, the Executive Seminar on Arts Leadership (ESAL), over its intensive two-day programme, will provide inspiring and immersive training for top and senior cultural executives from Hong Kong and the Asia Pacific region.
About NAS
Established in the United States of America since 1983, National Arts Strategies (NAS) develops market-leading education services for individuals who play a variety of roles in the arts and culture ecosystem: artists, cultural entrepreneurs, board members, staff members and executives. NAS supports individuals, organizations, and the field to help realize the full potential of creatives in a time when that potential is most needed as a means of self-expression, to promote equity, inclusion and help support a more civil society. In 2013 and 2014, HKAAA invited NAS to create an innovative leadership program expressly for Chief Executives and senior arts and culture executives in the region. www.artstrategies.org
Programme Details:
Date: 6 – 7 November 2018 (Tuesday & Wednesday)
Time: 10am – 5pm
Venue: The Harbourview (4 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong)
Teaching Faculty:
  • Ms Gail Crider (USA) President & CEO of National Arts Strategies
  • Dr Peter Frumkin (USA) The University of Pennsylvania, Founder and Director of the Centre for Social Impact Strategy
International Guest Speakers:
*Alphabetized by last name in English

Enquiries | Tel: 2877 7268 | Email: info@hkaaa.org.hk
【Full Speaker List Announcement】2018 Cultural Leadership Summit
Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association’s 2018 Cultural Leadership Summit, an important annual cultural event, heads into its 9th edition this year with the theme of “Arts Touring & Cultural Tourism: New Markets, New Audiences, New Strategies”.
Date: 8 – 9 November 2018 (Thursday & Friday)
Time: 10am – 6pm
Venue: The Hong Kong Jockey Club Amphitheatre, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Summit Speakers / Respondents / Moderators
*Alphabetized by last name in English
  • Ms Linda Brumbach (USA)  Founder/ Director, Pomegranate Arts
  • Mr Paul Chan (Hong Kong) Co-founder & CEO, Walk in Hong Kong
  • Dr Chang Yu-Hua Ph.D (Taiwan) Chief Executive Officer, GuoGuang Opera Company 
  • Dr Celina Chin (Hong Kong) Executive Director, Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra 
  • Dr Oliver Chou (Hong Kong) Programme Director, College of Humanities and Law – Arts, Design & Culture HKU SPACE
  • Ms Gail Crider (USA) President & Chief Executive Officer of National Arts Strategies
  • Mr Patrick Foret (Hong Kong) Director, Business Initiatives, Art Basel
  • Ms Alison Friedman (Hong Kong) Artistic Director, Performing Arts, The West Kowloon Cultural District Authority
  • Dr Peter Frumkin (USA) The University of Pennsylvania, Founder and Director of the Centre for Social Impact Strategy
  • Mr Victor Fung (Hong Kong)  Artistic Director, Victor Fung Dance
  • Ms Tisa Ho (Hong Kong) Executive Director, Hong Kong Arts Festival
  • Mr Jasper Hope (Dubai) Chief Executive, Dubai Opera
  • Mr Barry Hughson (Canada) Executive Director, The National Ballet of Canada
  • Mr Kuong Wa Fun, Erik (Macau) Managing & Creative director, Creative Links Ltd. Macau
  • Mr William Lane (Hong Kong) Founder & Artistic Director of Hong Kong New Music Ensemble
  • Ms Lei Yuen-hung (Hong Kong) Producer, Théâtre de la Feuille
  • Dr Paul Leung (Hong Kong) Associate Professor, Faculty of Management and Hospitality, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong
  • Prof Lim Kok Wai Benny (Hong Kong) Associate Director, MA in Cultural Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Mr Michael MacLeod, (Hong Kong) Chief Executive, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Ms Beth Morrison (USA) Creative Producer, Beth Morrison Projects
  • Mr Park Jangtaek (South Korea) Director, Korean Cultural Center in Hong Kong
  • Mr Duncan Pescod, GBS, JP (Hong Kong) Chief Executive Officer, West Kowloon Cultural District Authority
  • Mr Florian Riem (South Korea) Chief Executive Officer, Tongyeong Concert Hall, South Korea
  • Ms Claire Shea (Hong Kong) Deputy Director, Para Site Hong Kong
  • Ms Sun Li-chuan, Patricia (Hong Kong) Head of Programme, Education & Touring of Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra 
  • Mr Paul Tam (Hong Kong) Chairman, Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association / Executive Director, Hong Kong Ballet
  • Ms Wen Wen (Mainland China) General Manager, Hermark Culture
  • Mr Rafi Gokay Wol (UK) Director & Head of Tours, HarrisonParrott
  • Mr Raymond Wong (Hong Kong) Managing Director, City Contemporary Dance Company
  • Ms Margaret Yang (Hong Kong) Chief Executive Officer of Hong Kong Sinfonietta
  • Ms Yang Yeung (Hong Kong) Founding Member & Artistic Director, soundpocket
  • Ms Winnie Yeung (Hong Kong) Head of Heritage, Tai Kwun
  • Ms Mandy Yiu (Hong Kong) Executive Director, Actors' Family
  • Mr Louis Yu (Hong Kong) Executive Director, Performing Arts, West Kowloon Cultural District Authority
  • Ms Flora Yu (Hong Kong) Development Director, Hong Kong Arts Festival

2-Day, 1-Day and Half-day passes are now available. 

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Language: Mainly in English & Cantonese; with simultaneous interpretation in English, Cantonese and Mandarin at Amphitheatre.
Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association Limited
Address: 1/F, Parklane Building, No. 235 Queen's Road Central, Sheung Wan
Tel: 852 - 2877 7268
Email: info@hkaaa.org.hk
Website: http://www.hkaaa.org.hk