Arts Festivals Summit 2019

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Save the date for the annual Nordic-Baltic Arts Festivals Conference in Gdansk, Poland 22-24 October 2018!

7 May 2018

The Nordic-Baltic Festival Platform conference is the place for promoting artistic collaboration and exchange in the region as well as sharing knowledge and experiences.

This year’s conference, hosted by The Baltic Sea Cultural Centre, will focus is on the theme of “RELEVANCE”.

The Conference aims to bring together managers and artistic directors of festivals from all fields of art and culture to exchange ideas and best practices, make new connections and explore various possibilities for cooperation, and to visit some great performances in Gdansk.

All arts professionals are invited to save the dates for this year’s Conference and follow Nordic-Baltic Festival Platform and website for updates!

Several of our EFA members: Sweden Festivals, Norway Festivals, Finland Festivals, EFFE Hub Estonia, Vilnius Festival have been working since May 2017 with the Nordic Baltic Festival Platform to trial a new innovative platform. This programme, under the start-up brand 'Festivals on Demand', will aggregate and archive live-streamed and recorded performances from festivals in the Nordic-Baltic region.

Find out more and share your festivals work to a wider audience - https://www.nordicbalticfestivals.org/call!

Please have a look at the pilot site here.

Read more about the advantages of this platforms for festivals and criteria to participate on this article.

Have a look at our news from last year’s conference by clinking this link.