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Roundtable Discussion: Commitment to Arts as Economic Engine to Generate Livable Communities in South Florida

U.S. Housing and Urban Development Deputy Secretary Ron Sims will be joined by National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman, HUD’s Director for Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities Shelley Poticha, and South Florida artists and business owners to discuss the role of partnerships among government, the business sector and the arts industry as engines for economic development, job growth and the expansion of livable communities in South Florida.

WHO:   HUD Deputy Secretary Ron Sims
National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman
HUD Director Office of Sustainability Shelley Poticha
South Florida Cultural Consortium Chairman Michael Spring
New World Symphony Board of Trustees Chairman Neisen Kasdin
Artist Xavier Cortada
South Florida Business Owners and Philanthropists
WHAT:   Roundtable Discussion
WHEN:   10:30 a.m. Monday, January 31st, 2011.
WHERE:   New World Symphony Campus, 
500 17th Street
Miami Beach, FL 33139

 

Contact

Sally Gifford (NEA)
202-682-5606
giffords@arts.gov

Gloria Shanahan (HUD)
305-520-5030
gloria.shanahan@hud.gov

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