Sunday, June 19, 2011

Boosting State Economic Growth: Five roles of Arts, Culture, and Design

Join the South Carolina Arts Commission Wednesday, June 22, for a free webinar to hear how the arts community and its partners can take leading roles in strengthening our state's economy. The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices will preview findings of a new report demonstrating how creative industries, creative place-making and arts education can help states address their most pressing economic challenges.

Presenters
Laura Scanlan, director of state and regional partnerships at the National Endowment for the Arts; Mary Jo Waits, director of the economic, human services and workforce division at the NGA Center for Best Practices; and Kelly Barsdate, chief program and planning officer, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies.

Who should participate
Arts organizations, artists and their partners; chambers of commerce representatives; city and rural developers; elected officials, city and county staff members; the education community; etc. -- anyone interested in working toward a stronger South Carolina. 

When
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Time
3:00-4:00 pm  

Where
4800 Park Circle
North Charleston, SC 29405
(843) 740-5853

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