48th Hong Kong Arts Festival - Special Festival PLUS Event
Hong Kong Arts Festival Distinguished Cultural Leader Series (VII)
In Conversation with Mark Volpe, President & Chief Executive Officer of Boston Symphony Orchestra
Festival PLUS is delighted to present Mr Mark Volpe, President & Chief Executive Officer of Boston Symphony Orchestra, in the seventh edition of the HKAF Distinguished Cultural Leader Series.
As President & Chief Executive Officer of the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) for over 20 years, Mark Volpe presides over the largest orchestral organization in the world. In addition to overseeing the management of the BSO, Mr Volpe also oversees the activities of the Boston Pops Orchestra and the world-renowned Tanglewood Festival, the BSO’s summer home, the Tanglewood Music Center and the Tanglewood Learning Institute—launched in the newly opened Linde Center in summer 2019 and offering participatory programmes that inspire curiosity and learning.
In a conversation with Ms Tisa Ho, Executive Director of the Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mr Volpe will share the many facets of managing a cultural institution and making arts relevant in a very diverse world.
Date: 12 February 2020 (Wednesday)
Time: 2:15 – 3:30pm
Venue: The Lounge, The Residence, Mezzanine Floor, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
Fee: HKD 100 (Including post-event coffee / tea)
For Inquiries: 2828 4913
Organized by the Hong Kong Arts Festival
In Partnership with Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
With promotional support from Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association