Anupama Sekhar

Board member, Arts, Member of UNESCO Expert Facility, Dubai/India

Anupama Sekhar is actively engaged in facilitating cultural exchange and collaboration among artists and arts organizations in 53 countries in Asia and Europe. Her work aims to stimulate analysis and engagement in the arts in Asia and Europe, as well as channelling policy ideas for the Culture Ministers’ meeting at the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM). She was the editor of “Enabling Crossovers: Good Practices in the Creative Industries” (Singapore, ASEF, 2015) and “Mapping Cultural Diversity: Good Practices from Around the Globe” (Bonn/Singapore, German Commission for UNESCO and ASEF, 2010). Anupama is a member of the U40 group of young cultural policy experts, launched by the German Commission for UNESCO and supported by the International Federation of Coalitions for Cultural Diversity. She holds degrees in English Literature and International Studies. She is also a trained dancer in the Indian classical style of Bharatanatyam. Anupama has also worked with the United Nations and in the arts sector in India.

12:40 - 13:00

19 october 2021 - Day 1

Panel Session in response to the keynote

Chaired by Anupama Sekhar with Panelists: Andy Pratt, Valentino Catricalà and Ivana Franke

13:00 - 13:30

19 october 2021 - Day 1

Q&A Session