ARTS IMPACT OHIO: 2016 Schedule

Arts in Ohio 2016 Program

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Please plan to arrive between 8-8:30 a.m. to receive your visitor's badge from security (have photo ID ready) and make your way to registration.

 9-9:10 a.m.

Welcome by Jeff Rich, OAC Chair, and Donna Collins, OAC Executive Director

 9:10-10 a.m.

Thought Leader Teasers (Pecha Kucha) and Introduction to Kevin Smalley, Conference Illustrator

 10-10:30 a.m.

Reaching New Constituencies with Maria Rosario Jackson

 10:30-11 a.m.

Networking Break

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Increasing Reliable, Renewable Revenue Through Grassroots Fundraising
Exploring Advocacy Ecosystems: Moving the Needle Together for Arts Education 
Impactful Collaboration in Cuyahoga County
Communicating and Increasing the Impact of the Arts in Ohio through the Creative Connections Framework
Teaching Artist Track: Creative Career Planning

12:30-1:30 p.m.

LUNCH (Boxed lunches provided)

Gather by Generational Cohort
Teaching Artist Track: Beyond the Classroom - Teaching Artists Engaging within Communities
1:30-1:45 p.m.

Networking Break

1:45-3:15 p.m.


Seeking Investors? Learn How Others Are Accessing Millions of Dollars | Social Impact Investing
Preparing for Collective Impact: Five Strategies for Success
Flourishing: Transformation and the Creative Art of Aging
Reaching New Constituencies & Leading in the 21st Century
Teaching Artist Track: Developing a Teaching Artist Entrepreneurial Plan
3:15-3:30 p.m.

Networking Break

3:30-5 p.m. 

Highlights & Impact Statements | Thought Leaders
Illustrated Summary of the Day | Kevin Smalley
Linda Woggon, Ohio Citizens for the Arts Executive Director, and Donna Collins

WHEN: Thursday, May 19 | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
WHERE: Vern Riffe Center for Government & the Arts, 19th Floor | Columbus, Ohio

thought leaders

The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton in downtown Columbus is the official conference hotel.