Singapore Insights: Cultural Intersections for Social Impact



Description

The potential of the arts for positive social impact can be harnessed when different sectors collaborate. For the next edition of Singapore Insights: Creative Cities Series, we have invited representatives from the government, private and not-for-profit sectors to share their diverse experiences in working across sectors to leverage the arts for good. Join us in this discussion on Friday, 24 November 2017 at 2.00 pm.



Programme

This panel discussion is held in association with the SIF’s Artists for a Better World pilot programme, which brings together practitioners and professionals from across the world to exchange perspectives, and gain insights and best practices into how artistic collaborations can create positive social change for persons with disabilities.

Come join us in this panel discussion and hear from tri-sector leaders including Ms Annie Yeo, Head, Corporate Social Responsibility in Asia, Deutsche Bank, Mr Colin Goh, Founder and CEO, The RICE Company Limited, Mr Kenneth Kwok, Assistant Chief Executive, Planning & Engagement, National Arts Council, Dr Marissa Lee Medjeral-Mills, Executive Director, Disabled People’s Association. The session will be moderated by Ms Melissa Sim, Assistant Life Editor, The Straits Times.

Please download the programme and speakers' profile here.
 

Please register now!
There is no charge for participation but attendance is by prior registration only.

For enquiries, please contact Ms Wendy Ng at +65 6690 6331 or wendy.ng@sif.org.sg

 

 


Time:14:00 - 17:30
Date:24 Nov 2017
Venue:International Involvement Hub, 60A Orchard Road, #04M-01 Tower 1
Map:click here

 

 

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