Culture, Development and Regeneration in Smaller Cities and Rural Towns
How do we build a sustainable approach? Your Move
A round table discussion led by Three Sisters – Candidate for European Capital of Culture – 2020
Friday 17th June 2016, 9:30 – 17:00
3rd Floor, WIT School of Architecture, The Granary, Hanover Street, Waterford City
What is it about?
The event is designed to seek responses to issues around sustainable culture-led development and regeneration in rural and semi-rural areas outside of a metropolitan core. It will address issues including: How to develop new approaches to innovative culture-led regeneration, inclusion, economic and social development.
Who is it for?
This event is aimed at practitioners, policy-makers, cultural service providers and those committed to sustainable rural development and regeneration in non-metropolitan areas.
|9.30||Registration Arrival, Tea/Coffee|
|10.00||Welcome – Michael Quinn, Bid Director Three Sisters 2020|
|Dr Richard Hayes, Miriam Fitzpatrick, Sharon O’Brien of Waterford Institute of Technology will chair|
|10.15||Place as Stage Short project descriptions followed by round table Q&A and discussion|
|What Happened When Our Shipyards Closed. Boris Meggiorin, SAMOA, Nantes, France|
|Callin’ Callan – Community-led regeneration in rural Co Kilkenny. Rosie Lynch, Callan Workhouse Union|
|Centre Stage – Big Stories – Joe Caslin, Artist.|
|Engaged Architecture – Community and Collaboration. Ailbhe Murphy, Create Ireland.|
|11.15||Coffee/Tea and Open Discussion|
|12:00||Shared Opportunities = Shared Growth|
|Creativity Generates Business. Suzana Menezes, Head of Division of Culture and Tourism, SÃO JOÃO DA MADEIRA, PORTUGAL|
|Taking Over the Streets and Our Imagination. Rosie Hervey, Studio Weave, London|
|Renaissance – From Waterford to Sienna and Back Again. Helena Fitzgerald, Architect, SE Ireland|
|13:15||Lunch – provided by artisan food producers from Three Sisters region|
|What Happened at The World Town Agreement summit in Edinburgh yesterday? Diarmaid Lawlor|
|Better Places – How? Alison Harvey, Heritage Council|
|Better Together – 2020 and beyond|
|16:15||It’s a Wrap! Followed by locally produced craft beer, tea/coffee and nibbles|
For further information on our guest speakers click on the link below
take a look at this great video to see some of our guest speakers at your move
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