Call for proposals: From Access to Inclusion 2020; an Arts and Culture Summit (Ireland)


Arts and Disability Ireland and The John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Office of VSA and Accessibility are proud to announce a call for proposals for a unique European Summit titled From Access to Inclusion 2020 taking place from 11th -14th May in Dublin, Ireland.

The Summit will feature three strands; capacity building workshops offered from 11th-12th May in cultural venues across Dublin city, a two day symposium in The Printworks Conference Centre, Dublin Castle from 13th-14th May and a series of evening cultural events.

ADI are accepting proposals for the following summit sessions:

-Capacity building workshops: classroom, skills building or think tank formats which can be 2 hours, 4 hours, 8 hours, and may be repeated on multiple days.

-From Access to Inclusion symposium: discussion panels, case studies, demonstrations and snapshots session types delivered over the two days.

-ADI ask that proposals focus on themes such as; access services and programmes; aesthetically accessible performances, exhibits and/or visitor experiences; education, outreach and public engagement; organisational buy-in and planning; technology; and universal design.

Travel and other forms of support will be provided to selected speakers and participants.

Deadline: 12 November 2019

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