National Council on the Arts October 2016 Public Meeting

Date: 
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 09:00
Webinar

The tri-annual public meeting of the National Council on the Arts scheduled for Friday, October 28, 2016, will be webcast at arts.gov from 9:00 am to 11:30 am ET.

Following opening business and updates from Chairman Jane Chu, the meeting will feature four presentations:

9:30-10:00 am
Presentation on New Museum innovation incubator programs
Lisa Phillips, Director of the New Museum

10:00-10:30 am
Presentation on NEXUS of Engineering and the Arts at the University of Iowa
Deanne Wortman, Director of NEXUS Engineering and Art

10:30-11:00 am
Presentation on therapeutic music for the aging population
Dan Cohen, Founder and Executive Director of Music & Memory

11:00am-11:30am
Presentation on founding of Kickstarter
Yancey Strickler, Co-Founder and CEO of Kickstarter