Culture Business Conference 2013
Participating as speaker at the third edition of Culture Business, Institut du monde Arabe, Paris. The conference for professionnels in arts and culture aims to decode the latest trends and share new strategies that will boost the development of international cultural organisations all over the world. For this forthcoming edition, the theme "Innovation and Risk Taking" looks specifically at the inventive ways in which cultural entrepreneurs pushes boundaries to propel the industry forwards. Camelia Esmaili will speak on a panel alongside Marc Sands, director of media and audiences at Tate, Cécile Fakhoury, founding director of Galerie Cécile Fakhoury in the Ivory Coast, Patricia Houg, director of La Sucrière in Lyon, and Catherine Ferrar from Louvre Lens. The group will focus on questions of making and transforming cultural environments, from where to construct a new site, to the reinvention of existing ones and how we can extend those models to the digital world. For more information, the Culture Business programme is available online here.