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

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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

Conference delegates receive a special discount of $109/night at the Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre. Please call 1-888-987-4888 to book your room today!

 

Be sure to mention our hotel block ID, “CRF” to receive the discount. Please book your room before Friday, August 11, 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

Conference delegates receive a special discount of $109/night at the Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre. Please call 1-888-987-4888 to book your room today!

 

Be sure to mention our hotel block ID, “CRF” to receive the discount. Please book your room before Friday, August 11, 2017.

 

SPONSORS

Thank you to our conference sponsors:

 

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