African Creative Economy Conference

 

AFRICAN CREATIVE ECONOMY CONFERENCE 2012 

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Dates : November 14 -16 2012 

Venue : Hotel Ngor Diarama, Dakar

The aims of the conference are to provide practical analysis and reflective overview of the current status of African creative economy. This should help consolidate emergent African expertise in this area while providing critical thought necessary in navigating the unfolding realties the sector is faced with. 

The 2012 Creative Economy conference is a rare opportunity that will mark the coming together of powerful debate from across the continent, live and rich provocation from pioneering international practitioners and thinkers, and the unprecedented collaboration of arts institutions from 40 African countries to shape dialogue and a shared experience.

Its main objective is to assess and share research done to date on the African creative economy in order to inform advocacy strategies in support of the African creative sector, rigorously interrogate the available research on cultural themes, provide a platform for African professionals to share their insights on the African Creative economy aspects and to identify areas of further research, links, opportunities and potential relationships.It offers to researchers, artists, civil society, donors and cultural workers from Africa the opportunity to network, get practical analysis and reflection of the African creative economy from an African perspectives and realities.The African Creative Economy Conference 2012 offers two parallel programmes - one specifically exploring up-to-date researches, experiences and debates, the other is a series of practical know how exchange trainings and workshops. The closing gala dinner will be featuring performances from renowned African artists’ members of Arterial Network.


PAYMENTS OF REGISTRATION FEES

No cash or credit card payments.

Registration fees for all delegates are to be deposited into Arterial Network's Bank Account.

When making a payment please include the payment reference as follows, Your Surname, First Name and ACE FEE


BANKING DETAILS

Account Name: Arterial Network 

Account Number: 070484813

Bank: Standard Bank 

Branch Address: Corner of Hans Strijdom and Long Streets, Cape Town, 8001

Branch: Thibault Square

Branch Code:020909

Swift Code:SBZAZAJJ


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