CONGRESS PROGRAMME

17 – 19 Oct 2022 – Brussels and Antwerp, Belgium

09:30 - 09:35

Welcome and official opening

Gerald Lidstone, ENCATC President, Director of the Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICCE), Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

09:35 - 09:45

Opening Remarks

GiannaLia Cogliandro Beyens, ENCATC Secretary General

Ernesto Renato Ottone Ramirez, Assistant Director-General for Culture of UNESCO

Barbara Gessler, Head of Culture Unit, Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), Directorate-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, European Commission

GiannaLia Cogliandro Beyens
ENCATC Secretary General

Ernesto Ottone Ramirez
Assistant Director-General for Culture of UNESCO

09:45 - 10:30

Keynote: The challenges and opportunities of internationalization

Introduction to the keynote:

Richard Maloney, ENCATC Vice President, Director of the Performing Arts Administration graduate program, Steinhardt School, New York University (USA)

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Keynote Speaker:

Bernd Fesel, Interim Chief Executive Officer of EIT Culture & Creativity

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:00

Panel session in response to the Keynote

Panel session chair:

Gerald Lidstone, ENCATC President, Director of the Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICCE), Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

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Panelists:

Elke Kaschl-Mohni, Director of the Goethe Institut Brussels, Belgium

Catarina Vaz-Pinto, Former Deputy Mayor for Culture of the Lisbon City Council, Independent Arts and Culture Professional, Portugal

Ignasi Guardans, Co-founder, Chair and CEO of Culture & Media Agency Europe, Belgium

Gaia Danese, Cultural Diplomacy Advisor at European External Action Service of the European Commission

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch and Transport by bus from Brussels to Antwerp

14:30 - 18:00

PARALLEL SESSIONS

Education and Research Sessions in parallel.

7 thematic tracks:

  • General track: Internationalization of cultural management and policy
  • The Role Cultural networks in Cultural Management
  • International and local practices in cultural tourism: the role of cultural and creative organizations
  • Global Conversations on Cultural Management and Policy Education
  • Some specificities of Cultural Management Processes in Latin America
  • Sustainable business models for cultural and creative sectors
  • Is data used by policymakers?

 

ENCATC Young and Emerging Researchers' Forum

Chaired by Richard Maloney, ENCATC Vice President, Director of the Performing Arts Administration Programme, NYU, United States

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14:30 - 15:00 KEYNOTE: Building an international research career – Opportunities and challenges for young researchers

Milena Dragićević Šešić, Professor Emeritus, University of Arts, Belgrade, Serbia

Followed by Q&A

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15:00 - 16:00 Session I. PhD Presentations

Responded by

Leticia Labaronne, Head of Center for Arts Management at ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland

Marcin Poprawski, Researcher and lecturer at HUMAK University of Applied Sciences, Finland, and AMU University of Poznan, Poland

Aleksandar Brkić, Scholar at Goldsmiths, University of London, United Kingdom, producer and arts manager

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16:00 - 16:15 Coffee break

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16:30 - 17:00 Session II. Reaching an international audience via academic writing

Panelists:

Terry Clague, Senior publisher at Routledge, United Kingdom

Followed by Q&A

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17:00 - 18:00 Session III. PhD presentations

Responded by

Elena Borin, Associate Professor at Link Campus University, Italy

Cristina Ortega, ENCATC Book Series co-editor, 3Walks, Spain

18:20 - 19:30

ENCATC Research Award Ceremony

18:20 - 18:35 Welcome and opening remarks

Gerald Lidstone, ENCATC President, Director of the Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICCE), Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

Annick Schramme, Professor at the University of Antwerp and the Antwerp Management School, Belgium

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18:35 - 18:45 Opening speech

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18:45 - 19:00 Roundtable

Chaired by Elena Borin, Associate Professor at Link Campus University, Italy

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19:00 - 19:15 Jury assessment presentation

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19:15 - 19:30 Announcement of the winner by

Catherine Magnant, Head of Cultural Policy, European Commission

Closing remarks by

GiannaLia Cogliandro Beyens, ENCATC Secretary General

20:00 - 21:00

Networking Cocktail

21:30

Transport by bus from Antwerp to Brussels

09:30 - 09:35

Welcome and short introduction of the day

GiannaLia Cogliandro Beyens, ENCATC Secretary General

09:35 - 11:00

Mentoring in education in the cultural and creative sector: an international perspective

Chair:

Annick Schramme, Professor at University of Antwerp and the Antwerp Management School, Belgium

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Panelists:

Kai Kiiv, international relations specialist and project manager of the REMAM project

Kaari Kiitsak-Prikk, Chief Coordinator of the Department of Musicology, Music Pedagogy and Cultural Management, Head of Cultural Management Studies at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Lecturer, Estonia

Ieva Zemīte, Director of the MA study program “Creative Industries and Growth Management” of the Latvian Academy of Culture and Riga Technical University, Latvia

Reactions and perspectives from the USA:

Dan Green, Professor/Director of the Master of Entertainment Industry Management program, Carnegie Mellon University: Pittsburgh, PA and Los Angeles, CA, USA

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 13:00

Global Conversation

Decolonising and diversifying internationalisation: from theory to practice

Welcome

Gerald Lidstone, ENCATC President, Director of the Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICCE), Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

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Opening Remarks

Toru Morikawa, H.E. Ambassador, Executive Director, Asia Europe Foundation (ASEF), Singapore

Tiffany Bourgeois, Assistant Professor of Arts Management at Ohio State University, United States

Chieh-Hsiang WU, President of TAPCS, Department of Arts at National Changhua University of Education, Taiwan

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Introduction to the Global conversation

Alan Salzenstein, Professor/Director, Performing Arts Management/Arts Leadership, DePaul University, United States

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Panel session chair:

Antonio Cuyler, Professor of Music in Entrepreneurship & Leadership in the School of Music, Theatre & Dance at the University of Michigan, United States

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Panelists:

Karla Nunes Penna, Professor, Center for Advanced Studies in Integrated Conservation, Australia

Maria de Fátima Lambert, Coordinating Professor, Escola Superior de Educação Politécnico, Porto, Portugal

Ana Gaio, Associate Dean Education, School of Communication and Creativity, City, University of London, United Kingdom

Jaime Ruiz-Gutiérrez, Associate Professor, Arts Management, School of Management, Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia

Shadrach Ukuma, Lecturer, PhD, Benue State University Makurdi, Nigeria

12:30 - 13:00

Debate with the audience

Alan Salzenstein, Professor/Director, Performing Arts Management/Arts Leadership, DePaul University, United States

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:30 - 16:00

From data to evidence-based cultural policies: policy actions, research perspective and practical experiences in international cultural cooperation

Co-Chairs:

João Leiva, Director at JLeiva Cultura & Esporte, Brazil and MPhil/PhD Creative & Cultural Entrepreneurship, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

Dea Vidović, ENCATC Vice President, Director of Kultura Nova Foundation, Croatia

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Panelists:

Liliana Țuroiu, Director of the Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels, Belgium

Valentina Riccardi, Head of Culture at Asia-Europe Foundation

Gabriele Rosana, Policy Director, Culture Action Europe, Belgium

Caterina Mauri, Policy analyst at Joint Research Center, European Commission

Lilian Grootswagers, Advisory Board President, Future for Religious Heritage, Belgium

Solène Marié, Head of International Cooperation for Humanities and Social Sciences at National Centre for Scientific Research, France

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

16:45 - 17:30

Resources for internationalization in the research and exchange

Introduction and animation:

GiannaLia Cogliandro Beyens, ENCATC Secretary General

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Speakers:

Mariachiara Esposito, Policy Officer DG EAC

Lluis Bonet, Professor, University of Barcelona, Spain

19:30 - 23:00

Birthday dinner - ENCATC turns 30 in 2022!

20:00 - 20:30 Welcome and official opening

Gerald Lidstone, ENCATC President, Director of the Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICCE), Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

Paul Dujardin, Chief Project Director 50/200, KMKH-MRAH | Jubelpark - Cinquantenaire European Site for Culture & Science, Belgium

Introduction to the programme of the evening and animation:

GiannaLia Cogliandro Beyens, ENCATC Secretary General

20:30 - 23:00 Dinner, celebrations, commemorations and cultural programme

09:30 - 12:00

Study Visits and ENCATC Members Talks

Study Visit 1 - Museum of Africa

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ENCATC Members Talk 1: Removing the colonial lens: the push to decolonize museums

Introduction to the topic:

Louise Haxthausen, UNESCO Representative to the European Union and Director of the UNESCO Liaison Office in Brussels

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Chair:

Anne Krebs, Head of the Socio-Economic Studies and Research Division, Louvre Museum's Research and Collection Department, France

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Panelists:

Julien Volper, Scholar and Curator at AfricaMuseum (MRAC), Belgium

Katia Segers, Member of the Flemish Parliament and the Belgian Senate. Professor at the department of Media Studies of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

Frédéric Jacquemin, Director at Fondation Marcel Hicter, Belgium

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Study Visit 2 - Musée de l'Immigration

Welcome to the museum and short visit

Johan Leman, Member of the board and co-founder of the MigratieMuseumMigration (MMM), em. Prof. at KU Leuven, Belgium

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ENCATC Members Talk 2: International cultural relations in challenging times

Introduction to the topic

Liliana Țuroiu, Director of the Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels, Belgium

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Chair:

Carla Figueira, Director of the MA in Cultural Policy, Relations and Diplomacy and of the MA in Tourism and Cultural Policy, Institute for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship, Goldsmiths, University of London, United Kingdom

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Panelists:

Allegra Iafrate, Cultural Attaché at the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Director of the Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Brussels, Belgium

Andrew Manning, Director at EUNIC

Monica Urian, Policy officer at the European Commission

Silke Pillinger, Director Arts EU, British Council, United Kingdom

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SPOTLIGHT UKRAINE

Tetiana Biletska, Deputy Director – VET, Reform Support Team at the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine

Vladyslav Berkovski, Executive Director of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation, Ukraine

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Study Visit 3 – Holland House in Brussels

ENCATC Members Talk 3: Artists and Transnational Cooperation: Sustainable Practices and Policy

Welcome to the Holland House and short visit by

Yelena Kharitonova, Founder of Caravan Cultura CreArt Agency and Consultancy, Belgium and The Netherlands

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Introduction to the topic:

Claire Giraud-Labalte, Art and cultural heritage historian, France

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Conversation animation:

Anne-Sophie Radermecker, Research Associate and Lecturer, FRS-FNRS - Université Libre de Bruxelles (Cultural Management/Art History), Belgium

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Panelists:

Catalina Jitaru-Potorac, Fashion designer and owner of Catalina J, Belgium

Yelena Kharitonova, Founder of Caravan Cultura CreArt Agency and Consultancy, Belgium

Joop de Jong, Professor at University of Maastricht, The Netherlands

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ENCATC Members Talk 4: Professional skills and Training curricula design. Learnings from the CHARTER project and the digital strategy of the AMVB museum

Discussion animated by

Lluís Bonet, Coordinator of the EU project CHARTER, University of Barcelona, Spain

Jacqueline van Leeuwen, Facilitator and designer of learning environments, Flemish Institution for Cultural Heritage (FARO), Belgium

Herman Bashiron Mendolicchio, CHARTER Project Manager, University of Barcelona, Spain

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:20

The Art of Teaching - Lighting Round Presentations

Chair:

Alan Salzenstein, Director of the Performing Arts Management program, School of Music, and the MFA/Arts Leadership program, The Theatre School, DePaul University, United States

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Digital Storytelling and Design Thinking as art-based active learning methodologies in the heritage sector. UniMC experience from a European project, Mara Cerquetti, Professor, University of Macerata, Italy

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Building Cultural Competence: The value of Cultural Sensitivity for the protection of Indigenous Peoples' culture, Karla Nunes Penna, Professor, Center for Advanced Studies in Integrated Conservation, Australia

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Building innovative comptences on evaluation of projects, Alessandra Gariboldi, President at Fondazione Fitzcarraldo, Italy

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To teach the teachers: cultural heritage: A new practice of intergrating cultural heritage, tradicional knowledge and skills into primary school lessons, Nataša Ülen, Conservation Architecht, Public Institute of the Republic of Slovenia for the Protection of Cultural Heritage – IPCHS

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15:20 - 15:30 Questions session with the public animated by

Michal Lázňovský, Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, Theatre Faculty, Czech Republic

16:00 - 17:30

Policy Debate

How to make internationalisation greener? Young generation perspectives and recommendations for more sustainable transactional cooperation

Introduction and animation:

Herman Bashiron Mendolicchio, Faculty and Coordinator of the Postgraduate Course on International Cultural Cooperation, University of Barcelona, Spain

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Panelists:

Catherine Magnant, Deputy to the Director and Head of the Cultural Policies department in the European Commission, Directorate General for Education and Culture

Walter Zampieri, Head of Unit (Culture) at the European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA)

Antigoni Michael, 7 Most Endangered Programme Coordinator at Europa Nostra, Belgium

Ziad Erraiss, Policy and Project Officer at Global Cultural Relations, Belgium

Elise Phamgia, General Coordinator at Liveurope, Belgium

17:30 - 18:30

End of Congress with a Networking Cocktail