12th Annual CCF/FCMA Conference

Intersections & Interconnexions:
Exploring Craft Sector Collaboration

September 13 – 14

Intersections & Interconnexions

September 15 – 16

Canadian Craft Biennial Symposium

Location

Art Gallery of Burlington

1333 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, Ontario

Registration

$100 – $200

Non-members

$50 – $100

Members

Mark your calendars! The CCF/FCMA’s 12th Annual National Craft Conference, Intersections & Interconnexions : Exploring Craft Sector Collaboration, is taking place September 13th & 14th at the Art Gallery of Burlington in Burlington, Ontario. (Also of interest, the Canadian Craft Biennial opens with a two day Symposium in September 15th & 16th. CCF/FCMA Members receive a 20% discount on registration fees for the Biennial events.)

 

Arts administrators, board members, committee members, and anyone with a keen interest in strengthening craft organizations and the connections that bind the community together are welcome to participate. Whether you represent a Craft Council, a Guild, an Educational Institution or otherwise, this conference is designed for you.

 

If you would like to receive more information regarding this conference, please email us at info@canadiancraftsfederation.ca

 


 

This video, from our 10th annual conference in Quebec City, September 2015, features interviews with our attendees, who describe why it’s so important to be involved.

 

 


ITINERARY: Download here

THEME

With a focus exclusively on collaborative action and development in the Contemporary fine craft community, ‘Intersections & Interconnexions’ will directly benefit those working in, with and for Canadian craft based organizations. The itinerary includes a mixture of presentations, panel discussions, networking sessions and open-concept breakout discussions, inspiring new approaches to significant challenges for craft organizations. Through the lens of collaboration, session topics will include increasing multiculturalism and diversity, the new funding model at the Canada Council, improved membership services, and increasing audience reach.

Photo courtesy of Tourism Burlington.

 

 

 

 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Travelling for the event? You’re not alone! Delegates from every province and territory are expected to attend. Accommodations for conference delegates are available at the Burlington Holiday Inn at a special rate of $109/night. Book your space and register for the conference today.

 

Book by Phone: 1-888-987-4443 (Be sure to mention the group block ID code: CRF)

Book online: Click Here

 

Please book your room before Friday, August 14, 2017.

 

SPONSORS

Thank you to our conference sponsors:

 

 

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Registration

$100 – $200

Non-members

$50 – $100

Members

THEME

With a focus exclusively on collaborative action and development in the Contemporary fine craft community, ‘Intersections & Interconnexions’ will directly benefit those working in, with and for Canadian craft based organizations. The itinerary includes a mixture of presentations, panel discussions, networking sessions and open-concept breakout discussions, inspiring new approaches to significant challenges for craft organizations. Through the lens of collaboration, session topics will include increasing multiculturalism and diversity, the new funding model at the Canada Council, improved membership services, and increasing audience reach.

Photo courtesy of Tourism Burlington.

 

 

 

 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Travelling for the event? You’re not alone! Delegates from every province and territory are expected to attend. Accommodations for conference delegates are available at the Burlington Holiday Inn at a special rate of $109/night. Book your space and register for the conference today.

 

Book by Phone: 1-888-987-4443 (Be sure to mention the group block ID code: CRF)

Book online: Click Here

 

Please book your room before Friday, August 14, 2017.

 

SPONSORS

Thank you to our conference sponsors:

 

 

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