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Tues 28 Mar 2017

  • 10:00 - 11.45

    Registration

    Head to the information desk to pick up your name badge, event programme and your No Boundaries fanzine. We allow plenty of time at the start of the conference to get to know your fellow delegates and the venue you will be in.

    Refreshments and snacks will be available to fuel you up for the first speaker session.

    (Doors open for the first session at 11.30am)

    YOUR HOSTS:

    Amanda Huxtable <H>

    Anthony Missen <M>

    Lee Corner <H>

    Catharine Braithwaite <M>

  • 11:45

    SESSION 1: DISRUPTIVE INFLUENCES

    What can we learn from artists and influencers who have made their own luck and taken steps to re-shape thinking?

    Nikesh Shukla <M>

    Claire Hodgson & Jamie Beddard <H>

    Jessica Turtle <M>

    Áine O’Brien & Almir Koldzic <H>

    Vasif Korton <V>

    Paula Varjack <M>

  • 13:05

    LUNCH

    (BOOKING FOR OPEN SESSIONS ON DAY 2 OPENS)

    Proposing an Open Session is easy. Visit the info desk and come prepared with a session title and description. The team will help allocate you a space. As day one progresses we’ll start posting up the list of Open Sessions on nb2017.org so that delegates can start to decide which to attend.

    Get involved.

  • 14:05

    SESSION 2: ARE WE IN THE RIGHT PLACE?

    What does place-making mean for arts and culture? Is there a different approach which benefits those areas and communities outside the mega-city model?

    Claire Doherty <H>

    Gabriella Gomez-Mont <M>

    Helen Ball, Farida Mohamed & Susanna Wallis <H>

    Gerry Cadogan <M>

    Nayan Kulkarni <H>

  • 15:10

    BREAK

  • 15:40

    SESSION 3: PRESENT PEOPLE, FUTURE SUCCESS

    Sabrina Shirazi, OPUS (Percussive Packaging)

    <H> >> <M>

     Audiences are no longer the preserve of the marketing team and anyone that thinks otherwise is a fool. What new methods are there of building loyalty and connections with the public?

    Yemisi Mokuolu <M>

    Rachel Coldicutt <H>

    Lucy Clarke <M>

    Megan Vaughan <V>

    Dr Adam Brown <M>

  • 17:00

    DAY 1 WRAP UP

    Inua Ellams <M>

     

    “What are you going to do? Unlimited commissions 2017/18”:

    Jo Verrent & Tony Heaton, Unlimited <H> & <M>

     

  • 17:45

    FRINGE EVENT: ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND

    Sir Nicholas Serota delivers his first speech as Chair of Arts Council England.

    Hosted at Hull Truck Theatre, the speech will be live-linked from 5.45pm to delegates at HOME Manchester (and streamed online). Drinks served in both locations post-event.

  • 20:00

    EVENING EVENTS:
    Hull: Middle Child's Never Mind The Pub Quiz
    Manchester: CLUB BIG supper and cabaret

    Following a day of heavy duty provocations and thinking, join your delegates for an evening of food, drink, conversation and entertainment.

    Hull event: The Mecure Hotel, Royal Suite

    Manchester event: HOME Galleries and Ground Floor bar

    (Arrivals and food from 20:00; Finish 00:00)

Wed 29 Mar 2017

  • 08:30

    Fringe Event: British Council Breakfast Briefing

    Interested in working internationally but not sure where to start? Join the British Council for a breakfast briefing event exploring their international Arts programme and how the UK arts sector can get involved.

    The event will also include a series of announcements about the British Council’s forthcoming Arts programme and global opportunities.

    (Breakfast pastries, coffee and tea served for early birds from 8am)

  • 10:00

    SESSION 4: A NEW INTERNATIONALISM?

    Given the tumultuous changes that surround us in where does the UK sit as part of a global community? What options are available to us as we look to respond in helping to shape the identity and perceptions of a nation?

     

    Hammad Nasar <M>

    Vicky Pryce <H>

    Munira Mirza <M>

    Honor Rhodes <H>

    John McGrath <M>

  • 11:10

    OPEN SESSIONS

    Time for delegates to take over the conversation. Schedule for Open Session in each venue will be posted during day 1 of the conference. Book a session at the info desk or join in the debate you feel most strongly about.

    HOME: Events Space; Cinema 1; Cinema 4 (all 2nd floor of HOME)

    HULL TRUCK: The Studio; Interact; Upstairs Foyer Niche

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    Refreshments available throughout.

    First open session begins at 11.20.

    Lunch served from 12:25

  • 13:05

    SESSION 5: CITIZENSHIP

    How can arts and culture pull itself outside of the echo chamber and offer the most benefit to supporting a socially responsible society. 

     

    Frances Morris <H>

    Evie Manning <M>

    Jess Thom <H>

    Jon Lord <M>

    Iman Amrani <H>

    Rufus Norris <M>

  • 14:15

    REFLECTION SESSION

    Final thoughts on the what inspired, what was missed and what happens next.

     

    Contributors in Manchester include:

    Alison Clark, Arts Council England

    Drew Hemment, Future Everything

    Gabriella Gomez-Mont, Laboratorio Para La Ciudad

    Pete Moser, More Music

     

    Contributors in Hull:

    Cathy Graham, British Council

    Mark Babych, Hull Truck Theatre

    Andrew Miller, Royal & Derngate Theatres Northampton

    Madeleine O’Reilly

  • 15:00

    FINISH

    If you don’t need to rush home then why not have a last drink in the bar with fellow delegates before departing.